Development Cooperation Committee

The Development Cooperation Committee prepares advisory reports dealing with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the role of government, businesses, financial institutions, knowledge institutions and NGOs, the promotion of economic development and the position of multilateral institutions.


Professor Annelies Zoomers


Bram van Ojik


Dr Bas Arts
Professor in Forest Governance at Wageningen University and Research Centre & Chief Scientist at PBL - Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency

Linda Broekhuizen
Chief Investment Officer at FMO

Dr Jenny Dankelman
Professor Minimally Invasive Technology, Biomechanical Engineering at Delft University of Technology

Dr Marleen Dekker
Professor of Inclusive Development in Africa, 
African Studies Centre, University Leiden

Ronald de Jong
Distinguished Professor of Practice at Tilburg University & Chairman Philips Foundation & Retired Member Executive Committee at Royal Philips

Professor Sara Kinsbergen
Professor of The role of citizens in sustainable development & Programme director of the Advanced Master in International Development, Radboud University, Nijmegen

Dr Kellie Liket
Founder and Director Effective Giving

Dr Antony Ong'ayo MSc
Academic Researcher at the International Institute of Social Studies (ISS) of Erasmus University Rotterdam

Marieke Schouten MSc
Alderman, Nieuwegein

Léon Wijnands MBA MFE
Head of Sustainability ING NL


Jorrit Oppewal MSc

Project secretary

Shila de Vries MSc