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Ien DALES (CJ.)

Minister for Home Affairs

Ien DALES, Dutch Minister for Home Affairs. Policy and Retrenchment Advisory Committee, Dutch Reformed Church; Supervisory Board, Electricity Companies Association; Director, Netherlands Trade Fair and Social Questions Section, Dutch Council of Churches.

Background

DALES, Ien was born on October 18, 1931 in Arnhem, Netherlands.

Education

Kerk en Wereld (Church and World) Academy, Driebergen, Diploma in Theology and Preaching. Amsterdam University, Education, 1975.

Career

State Secretary for Social Affairs and Employment with special responsibility for Social Security, September 1981-May 82. Labour Party Member, lower House of States General. Burgomaster of Nijmegen, 1987.

Member, Committee supervising Civil Service re-organisation. Minister of Home Affairs, November since 1989. Professional career: course teacher.

Church and World Organisation, 1956. Deputy-Head, then Head, Church and World Education Department. Director, Church and World Organisation, 1968-1974.

Freelance researcher, 1975. Director, Rotterdam Municipal Social Services, 197781.

Membership

Policy and Retrenchment Advisory Committee, Dutch Reformed Church. Supervisory Board, Electricity Companies Association. Director, Netherlands Trade Fair and Social Questions Section, Dutch Council of Churches.

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