Valentijn contributes to the FCA with daily programme support. With international experience in monitoring, evaluation, and communication Valentijn applies his expertise in natural resource management and engaging stakeholders through involvement to the cause of the FCA. Valentijn holds a BSc International Forest- and Nature conservation.
“We at the FCA believe that cobalt, when properly managed, can bring development and prosperity to local communities. In addition to cobalt, I believe that developing agricultural and forestry related activities can contribute to improving livelihoods of the mining communities. With a background in sustainable agriculture and forestry, I contribute to the FCA with daily programme support.”