Iris van Loon
Junior Programme Officer
- Contact: IvanLoon@nhc.nl
Iris van Loon is a Junior Programme Officer at the Netherlands Helsinki Committee, supporting the Integrity and Accountability team and Office Management. Prior to joining NHC in September 2021, Iris worked on multiple research projects related to the EU’s external affairs, the EU enlargement and integration of the Western Balkans and the European Neighbourhood countries; conducted an internship at the Embassy of the Netherlands in Kosovo, and worked as a trainee for an interest representation company in Brussels.
She holds a BA and MA in ‘European Studies’ with a specific focus on Eastern Europe from the University of Amsterdam and a postgraduate MA degree from the College of Europe in ‘European Interdisciplinary Studies’.