About the Agriculture Counselor

Since August 2022, Bart Pauwels is operating as the Agricultural Counselor at the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Nairobi; where his working area includes both Kenya and Tanzania.

Bart Pauwels
Bart Pauwels

The Agricultural department and our colleagues at the Embassy are here to stimulate trade and investment between Kenya and the Netherlands in the Agricultural Sector and strengthen value chains by working together closely with Kenyan Institutions and the Kenyan Private Sector. Building and fostering partnerships between Kenyan and Dutch businesses & government is key to the vision of the agriculture team.

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Agricultural Team

The agricultural team is composed by the following members:

In Nairobi, Kenya:

  • Bart Pauwels, Agricultural Counselor
  • Elizabeth Kiamba, Agricultural Advisor
  • Angela Swinkels, Agricultural Officer

In Dar es Salaam, Tanzania:

  • Theonestina Mutabingwa, Agricultural Advisor
  • Abdallah Msambachi, Agricultural Advisor


Contact details Nairobi

Contact details Dar es Salaam

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