Meret recently graduated from the University of Amsterdam with a master degree in Conflict Resolution and Governance (8.0). She has written her thesis based on ethnographic research in Baltimore, USA, about the facilitation of relation building dialogue programs between underprivileged youth and local police men. In her own neighborhood in Amsterdam, she volunteers as a community mediator.  She has a special interest in interpersonal and intergroup conflict in which stereotyping and ‘othering’ has detrimental effects on the relationship.

Meret Muntinga

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