Valentijn Vanoeteren is an analyst at the department of urban and regional development. With a Master's degree in Political Sciences and Economics, Valentijn has an excellent background for policy analysis. He conducted research on multi-level governance and age-related payment structures for his two Master's theses.
Valentijn combined his studies with a full-time job as Network Assistant for the European non-profit organization ENNA (European Network of National Civil Society Associations). There he was responsible for the administration and the research on the development of civil society in the European Union.