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Country: The Netherlands
Originally from:The Netherlands
Organisation: WWF-Netherlands
Job title: Senior Adviser – Landscapes & Species
Email: jwaarde[at]
Languages: Dutch, French, English

Experience with Open Standards:

Training received:

  • 2013: WWF Online course PPMS
  • 2016: Coach-in-Training at Multi-Team Workshop (Croatia)

Experience in applying / coaching:

  • 2017: WWF-IUCN project SRJS strategy development (Netherlands)
  • 2017: TRIDOM strategy development (Cameroon)

Additional Relevant Experience:

  • Jaap studied at Groningen University, The Netherlands, and holds a MSc. degree in Biology
  • He has 12 years of professional experience in environmental consulting, 4 years working with grass roots environmental NGOs in central Africa and over 8 years as nature conservation expert with WWF.
  • Jaap is an active member of a range of conservation organisations, including Birdlife Netherlands, Dutch Society for Tropical Forests, and the African Bird Club, and is part of the European Conservation Coaches Network, a network of professionals dedicated to adaptive management.
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