University of Rotterdam, Kenya. Spoken languages: Dutch, English, French, Norwegian.
Head of Regional Desk, Regional Bureau(s) for SW Asia, North Africa & Middle East, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees since 1988. Head of Sub-Office, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Karachi, Pakistan, 1986-1988. Desk Officer, Asia Desk, Geneva, 1980-1986, Representative, Egypt, 1978-1980, Deputy ® Regional Representative, Thailand, 1977-1978, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.
Desk ® Officer, International Organization Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Nether- № lands, 1971-1977.
Member Union of Soviet Socialist Republics Geographical Society. Union of Soviet Socialist Republics Society "Znanie”.
Spouse Agnes D Oussoren, National of Netherlands.