Education, Training and Awards


Master of Sociology (M.Sc.) specializing in Gender and Migration
University of Amsterdam

Master of Philosophy (M.A.) specializing in Social Sciences
University of Amsterdam

M.Sc. and M.A. thesis: Prostitution and Sex Trafficking Policies   

Specialization in Law
LL.M. thesis (in Dutch): First as tragedy, then as farce: How the history of the human trafficking offense is still relevant

Bachelor of Sociology (B.Sc.)
University of Amsterdam
B.Sc. thesis (in Dutch): The process of framing


Founder’s Award for Outstanding Contribution
PACT-Ottawa, 2015

Community Program Award
Crime Prevention Ottawa, 2015


Nonviolent Crisis Intervention
Crisis Prevention Institute
October 2020

Fundamentals of Addiction
University of Waterloo
September 2018

Gender-based Analysis+
Status of Women Canada
May 2018

Introduction to Project Management
University of Adelaide
April 2016

Advanced Anti-Human Trafficking Training Course
AAMS & Ontario Trillium Foundation
February 2015