Myrte van der Spek

Project Manager - Business Unit Sub-Sahara Africa, Latin America and South East Asia

Bachelor’s degree European Studies from the University of Maastricht and Master’s degree in Conflict Resolution and Governance from the University of Amsterdam with a specialisation in Risk, Security and Law. Currently involved in local government strengthening projects in Uganda and Myanmar and VNG International’s expert network (Steungroep). 

The best thing about working with local governments is encountering many different approaches, people and cultures.