Wouter Zweers

Research Assistant


  • Europe in the World
  • Europe and the EU


  • Europe

Wouter Zweers is a Research Assistant with Clingendael´s EU-research unit. His work mainly revolves around the external dimension of EU policy making, focussing on the Eastern dimension of the European Neighbourhood Policy, EU-Russia relations and EU relations with the Western Balkans. Wouter furthermore regularly writes about EU migration policies and intra-EU policy issues. He is motivated in his work by a firm belief in the power of sound policymaking to transform societies and enable them to prosper.

Wouter holds a BA in European Studies from the University of Amsterdam and a MA in International Public Management and Policy from the Erasmus University Rotterdam. Prior to becoming a project assistant at Clingendael, he worked as an intern for the institute.

My work



Europe and the EU

Clingendael State of the Union 2018 - report

25 January 2018 - 15:30
Europe in the World

It’s time for better EU relations with non-Western partners

24 August 2017 - 13:11
Europe in the World

Myopic EU lacks flexibility to deal with rising powers

02 May 2017 - 15:56
Europe in the World

The Europeanisation of Moldova: Is the EU on the right track?

18 July 2016 - 17:26