Maarten Heetderks

Currently Policy Officer Uganda, Great Lakes region at the Sub-Saharan Africa department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in The Hague.

After my bachelor International Relations (Rijksuniversiteit Groningen) and my masters in International Development Studies (Universiteit Utrecht) I worked more than 2 years for the Frisian Urban Sanitation Programme in Chimoio Mozambique before starting at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in June 2016.

Focus countries/regions in Africa: Uganda in specific, Great Lakes Region and East African Community (EAC) in general.

Associate member
Ministry of Foreign Affairs