Willem van den Berg

Research Assistant


  • Conflict and Fragility
  • Business and Fragility

Willem van den Berg works for Clingendael’s Conflict Research Unit as a research assistant for the Private Sector Development and Peacebuilding Programme. In this capacity he is currently conducting research on the role of the private sector in conflict affected areas.

Before joining Clingendael, Willem worked as a freelance journalist for Al Arabiya English in Saudi Arabia, and as a trainee with the European Commission in Brussels.

Willem holds an M.Phil in International Relations from the University of Oxford and a BA in Liberal Arts and Sciences from University College Roosevelt.

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