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Jeroen Trimpe Burger

Jeroen Trimpe Burger

YEP period 2018 - 2020, batch 14

Young Expert at Water Finance Facility - Kenya

First position after YEP

Consultant at Rebelgroup in Kenya and the Netherlands

YEP Role

Currently, in my second YEP year, I am Project Manager for the Water Financing Facility, as well as for the Rebel Group. In my first YEP year, I have been working at Kenya Pooled Water Fund, Nairobi City Water and Sewerage Company for the Water Financing Facility and World Water Net.


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  • Economic policy
  • Political analysis
  • Water management
  • Program evaluation
  • Training
  • Project management

Nationality: Dutch
Education: MSc International Development (Barcelona Institute of International Studies), MSc Economics & Governance (Leiden University), BSc Political Science: International Relations (University of Amsterdam with minor at University of Hong Kong)


Experience before YEP

  • Neighborhood coordinator VoorUit Project, Amsterdam
  • Educational Program Host, ProDemos: Dutch House for Democracy and Rule of Law
  • Research intern for Debate Foundation in Amman, Jordan
  • Economic diplomacy intern at the Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Cape Town, South-Africa
  • Policy intern for the Dutch Senate faction of the GreenLeft party
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Organisation: Water Finance Facility
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