Kees Krul

Kees Krul has a background in Human Geography and obtained his master degree in Asian Studies at Lund University, Sweden. He has lived and worked in various countries including South-Korea, South-Africa, the Philippines and China. After a year studying Mandarin in Beijing and interning at the Beijing office of Landesa, Kees is now working with the RECOLAND project looking at the institutions of forest tenure in China.


  • 2015 – 2016 Intermediate Chinese, Beijing Language and Culture University (China)
  • 2013 – 2015 MSc Asian Studies, Lund University (Sweden)
  • 2014 Exchange semester Agriculture Extension and Rural Development, University of Fort Hare (South-Africa)
  • 2009 – 2012 BSc Human Geography, University of Amsterdam (The Netherlands)
  • 2011 Exchange semester International Studies, Korea University (South-Korea)