Lenea Reuvers


Mercator Fellowship on International Affairs

Period of the Fellowship


Project title

“Strengthening women, promoting democracy” – The role of women in democracy promotion in the Middle East


MENA, Women's Rights, Democratisation


UN Women, International Republican Institute

Short biography

Lenea Reuvers studied “Economics, Politics and International Studies” at the University of Warwick in Great Britain and later attained a master’s degree in “International Relations and International Economics” – specialising in the Middle East – at the School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) at Johns Hopkins University in Washington, DC. She speaks English, French, Italian and Arabic. In the coming year, she will explore the role of women in promoting democracy in the Middle East.