Dr Karin M. Boven, ambassadeur

Karin Boven

Surname                         : BOVEN

Name                               : Karin Maria

Date of birth                   : 27 November, 1963, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Married                            : Married to Paul Bakuwel, she has two children (a son and a daughter)

Mrs. Boven joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in January 2003 and was posted at the Western Hemisphere Department in The Hague and fulfilled short terms in Bratislava and London.

Employment

2016 -                     : H.M. Ambassador in Sudan

2015 - 2016            : Coordinator of the response to the Syria crisis at the Migration cluster

2013 - 2015            : Deputy Head of Mission / Head of Development Cooperation in Kabul, Afghanistan

2012 - 2013            : Deputy Head of the Department for Reconstruction and Humanitarian Aid

2009 - 2012            : Head of the Reconstruction Cluster at the Stability and Peacebuilding Unit

Education

1976 - 1982            : High School, Rotterdam

1982 - 1988            : University of Utrecht, MSc Cultural Anthropology

2006                       : PhD Cultural Anthropology