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I chose Vienna as my principal residence after my retirement from the United Nations in late 2019. Rather than returning to my native Netherlands, I felt that after three decades in the Near East, it would be good to let this new phase of semi-retirement be another adventure, exploring countries where I have not lived in before.

Book launch at the Middle East Centre and Refugee Studies Centre, University of Oxford, 7 February 2020:

Palestinian Refugees in International Law by Francesca Albansese and Lex Takkenberg, Oxford University Press, 2020.

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