Monika Sie Dhian Ho

General Director


  • Europe in the World
  • Europe and the EU
  • Strategic Foresight
  • Migration
  • COVID-19
  • China


  • Asia
  • Europe
  • The Netherlands

Monika Sie Dhian Ho is General Director of the Clingendael Institute. She is vice chair of the European Integration Committee of the Netherlands Advisory Council on International Affairs (AIV) and vice chair of the State Committee on Demographic Changes 2050. She also lectures at the Netherlands School of Public Administration in The Hague.

Monika studied and lectured political science at the Erasmus University Rotterdam and was lecturer in International Relations and International Political Economy at Leiden University. At the Netherlands Scientific Council for Government Policy, she worked as a researcher and project manager from 1997-2007, focussing on the European Union, development cooperation, and democratic transition and consolidation. She was director of the Wiardi Beckman Foundation, the social-democratic think tank in the Netherlands, from 2008-2016.

My work



Foreign Affairs Barometer

Tussen hoop en vrees

30 December 2022 - 08:00
Europe in the World

Christmas reads & must-watch videos 2022

22 December 2022 - 09:00

The instrumentalization of migration

06 December 2022 - 15:00
Russia & Eastern Europe

Ruslandbeeld Nederlanders kantelt en is minder gepolariseerd

14 November 2022 - 15:13
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Europe and the EU

'Never waste a good crisis': Slotavond met Monika Sie

11 April 2022 - 20:15
Security and Defence

Strategic Outlook 2022 with Monika Sie

30 March 2022 - 17:00
Europe in the World

Clingendael Newsroom: Oekraïne

10 March 2022 - 20:00
Europe and the EU

'Never waste a good crisis: Europa' met Monika Sie

08 November 2021 - 20:15
Europe in the World

Looking back: State of the Union Conference 2021

28 September 2021 - 13:00
Conflict and Fragility

Special lecture by Yemen's Minister of Foreign Affairs

07 September 2021 - 16:00
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