The Head of mission

Ahlan wasahlan! Welcome to the website of the Netherlands Representative Office in Ramallah. Since September 1st, I represent the Netherlands to the Palestinian Authority here.

CV Cornelis van Baar

CV Kees van Baar
Name: Cornelis Theodoros van Baar
Born: in Zandaam on 18 October 1959
1978 Atheneum B
1988 University of Amsterdam: History
1989 Joined the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and worked in Lusaka, Mosco and Jakarta, as deputy head of economic affairs for department DES/EA
work experiences
2002-2006 Head of office to the Secretary General (BSG)
2006-2009 Head of mission Nairobi
2009-2011 Manager Pharm Access Kenya-Nairobi
extraordinary leave to join partner deputy head of mission to Nairobi
2011-2014 Ambassador in Juba
2014-2018 Human Rights Ambassador in the Hauge
2018 till now Head of mission to the Palestinian Authority in Ramallah