YEP

The main goal of the Young Expert Programmes (YEP), consisting of YEP Water & YEP Agrofood, is to offer young Dutch and local professionals the opportunity to take their first steps in an international environment. They are employed through Dutch organisations in a number of eligible countries. The programmes aim to rejuvenate the Water & Agrofood sectors and ensure the continued availability of expertise for these sectors.

The YEP Programmes are carried out jointly by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Netherlands Water Partnership (NWP) and the Food & Business Knowledge Platform.

NEWS

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Introduction video YEP

YEP in a nutshell: the new introduction video about YEP Programmes is now online.

YEP Effect 5: result of YEP Phase I

The fifth edition of YEP Effect has been released! In this magazine, we reflect on 16 batches of Young Experts in YEP Phase I, and the new Tailor-made programme. Download here!

Preparatory training course

Training of the 17th batch starts on 16 September
Training of the 18th batch starts on 25 November
Every year we subsidise the placement of 72 young professionals
Check the latest results of YEP in our annual report

Our Young Experts


Harold Hoiting - YEP Water at Mott MacDonald in Egypt
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Click here for an overview of all YEP projects at Akvo RSR

Harold Hoiting

Young Expert at Mott MacDonald - Egypt

YEP period 2017 - 2019, batch 12

YEP Role

Resident Project Manager Sustainable Rural Sanitation Services Programme in Egypt, Project Manager for projects in South Sudan, Project Manager for projects Democratic Republic of Congo.

Click here for more information about my project.

 

Skills

  • Project Management
  • Water, Sanitation and Hygiene
  • Geo Information Systems
Background

Nationality: Dutch
Education: MSc Management, Innovations and Life Sciences at Wageningen University & Research, BSc International Land and Water Management at Wageningen University & Research

 

Experience before YEP

2014–2016: Programme Officer WASH at Stichting Simavi

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Contact

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