New edition of YEP Effect: no. 6!
The sixth edition of YEP Effect has been published, reflecting on the impact of COVID-19 on YEP Programmes. Furterhmore, it contains interviews with the first-ever YEP Energy Duo, all members of the YEP Steering Committee and three new YEP coaches.
COVID-19 has had an impact on YEP Programmes, but nevertheless YEP batch 20 and YEP Tailor-made batch WaterWorX II were successfully kicked off online, and all YEP trainings will continue online as well. Almost all Young Experts are working from home, and the majority of the Dutch Young Experts returned to the Netherlands.
This YEP Effect 6 also features interviews with the first-ever YEP Energy Duo, and all members of the YEP Steering Committee. Furthermore, three new YEP coaches are introduced, all of whom are YEP alumni. And of course, updates about facts and figures and YEP’s contribution to the SDGs are presented as well.
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YEP Programmes contributes to dynamic international Water, Agrofood and (renewable) Energy sectors by rejuvenating the participating sectors, strengthen networks and encourage innovation. Up to now, more than 500 Young Experts have kick started their international careers through YEP Programmes. YEP Programmes is carried out jointly by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Netherlands Water Partnership (NWP), the Food & Business Knowledge Platform (F&BKP) and the Netherlands Enterprise Agency.