Head of Education Services
Marleen has previously worked at the Tent Partnership for Refugees, conducting research to engage the private sector in refugee integration efforts in the role of consultant for Transparency International on their ‘Land and Corruption in Africa’ program examining the effectiveness of ICTs to address land corruption in Uganda, and at the United Nations System Staff College (UNSSC). As Research Fellow at UNSSC (2015-2016) she focused on the sustainable development portfolio, supported the launch of the Knowledge Centre for Sustainable Development in Bonn, Germany, and from 2016 to 2018 engaged as online facilitator for the “Foundational Course on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.” Marleen holds a Master’s degree in International Affairs from the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University, New York, and a Master’s degree in Public Policy from the Hertie School of Governance, Berlin.
Her areas of expertise are mainly sustainable development, human rights & humanitarian policy, gender mainstreaming, migration governance, strategy consulting
Marleen focuses on the following SDGs: