Raissa Biekman holds a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in Political Science, and a masters degree in Public Administration. She specializes in International Relations. After her graduation in 2013, Raissa worked in higher education in Surinam as a lecturer and education coordinator. Her passion for international social issues has always been a common thread in her career. In the past, Raissa also served as a moderator for local political events, delegation visits from international organizations, such as the International Monetary Fund, and international conferences. In addition, she worked as a consultant and political analyst for local media (STVS) and international organizations. Want to reach out to Raissa Biekman? Feel free to e-mail.
Updated July 2019
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