KUNO is a network of humanitarian professionals in the Netherlands: practitioners, academics and policy makers. To facilitate constructive thought exchange there is small bureau with a coordinator, who is guided by a steering committee and supported by a lead agency.


The staff of KUNO consists of Peter Heintze, supported by communication advisor Marianne van Elst-Sijtsma, and Junior Policy Officer Tara Favier.

The Steering Committee of KUNO exists out of: Suying Lai (chair, Oxfam Novib), Kees Boersma (VU),  Eva van Roekel (VU), Ton Huijzer (independent consultant), Reintje van Haeringen (CARE), Rolf Wijnstra (Ministry of Foreign Affairs).


If you want to get in touch with KUNO, please email us at:

The office of KUNO is located at
Stichting Vluchteling
Laan van Nieuw Oost-Indie 131M
2593 BM Den Haag

Privacy statement

KUNO uses personal data. In this KUNO – AVG Verklaring (in Dutch) you can read how we use personal data and how you can exercise your privacy rights.