Making policies work

Kathleen van Hove

  • EPA negotiations and implementation
  • Regional integration
  • Aid for Trade and EPA development support
  • Fostering policy research network
  • Capacity building
  • Communication: networking


Kathleen Van Hove, a Belgian national, is a Senior Policy Officer in the Economic and Agricultural Transformation programme at ECDPM. She started in May 1997 as Junior Programme Officer at ECDPM.

Her main areas of expertise are ACP-EU cooperation, trade and development, and regional integration. Prior to joining ECDPM, she was Programme Officer at the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) in London.

Ms. Van Hove holds a Master of Science degree in Foreign Service, from Georgetown University.

Pre-ECDPM Assignments

Programme Officer at the Centre for Economic and Policy Research in London

External publications and contributions

    Thinking and working politically

    Publications | Published on 07-09-2015

    Regional Groupings and EPA Negotiation Configurations

    Publications | Published on 27-11-2013

    Identifying an Aid for Trade Agenda

    Publications | Published on 27-11-2013

    ECDPM Preliminary Overview of EPA Review Process

    Publications | Published on 22-11-2013

    Time to Walk the Talk

    Publications | Published on 22-11-2013

    Strengthening Agricultural Trade Strategies

    Publications | Published on 18-11-2013

    Aid for Trade Development: Lessons for Lomé V

    Publications | Published on 07-11-2013

    Kathleen van Hove

    Senior Policy Officer Economic and Agricultural Transformation Programme




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