We are happy to welcome two new colleagues to our international team:
Leyla Özay (l) is our new technical secretary. She has a masters degree in governance and a post-doc in international development. She has worked on themes such as sustainable land governance, land conflict, forestry, sexual and reproductive rights and sustainable food chains. Her previous work experience included long-term time abroad in Zambia and Vietnam.
Njambi Atema (r) is our new project secretary. She has been working in various supporting roles before joining our team where she will be coordinating work for Gwen van Boven and Rob Verheem. Next to her work for the NCEA, Njambi is a professional jazz and soul singer, performing regularly in the Netherlands.