Judith Maas

2013 – now
Head of West Africa Unit, sub Sahara Africa Department, MFA. Responsible for the following countries: Senegal, Gambia, Mali, Burkina Faso, Niger, Tsjaad, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea and Gabon.

2014 –2015         
Coordinator Ebola Task Force, MFA, The Hague.

2009 –2013         
First Secretary, Head of Security and Rule of Law Cluster, Netherlands Embassy, Kampala.

2009                    
First Secretary, Development Advisor, Uruzgan, Afghanistan.

2008                    
Second Secretary, Netherlands Emabssy, Paris.

2006 –2008         
Second Secretary, Netherlands Embassy, Madrid.

2003 –2006         
Press officer / Dep. Spokesperson for the Minister of Foreign Affairs.

2002                    
Staff member of the Center for Gender and Diversity, Maastricht University.

1997 – 2003        
Freelance journalist.

Academic background:
MA in Journalism, Dublin City University
BA&MA in Culture and Sciences, Maastricht University