Pim Tongeren, van

mr. Pim van Tongeren

  • Room 8A-40, NU-building

  • Institute for Environmental Studies (IVM), De Boelelaan 1111

    1081 HV Amsterdam

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Pim van Tongeren is a researcher in the department of Environmental Policy Analysis of the Institute for Environmental Studies (IVM) at Vrije Universiteit (VU) Amsterdam.

He has a background in Environment and Resource Management from VU Amsterdam and International Business Administration from Tilburg University. His MSc thesis addressed the willingness to pay for nature-based solutions in Vietnam. More specifically, he looked into the differences that arise when using a monetary or time payment vehicle in a developing country context.

Currently, Pim is working on the SALAD project (Saline Agriculture as a Strategy to Adapt to Climate Change). which involves 11 partner institutions from six countries in Europe and Africa. It addresses the research area of food security under climate change through saline agriculture, aligning vision, research and practice among European and African countries focusing on saline agriculture upscaling.


2021: MSc in Environment & Resource Management at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

2017: BSc in International Business Administration at Tilburg University.

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Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 6 - Clean Water and Sanitation
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land
  • SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals

Academic qualification

Environment & Resource Management, Master, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

1 Sept 20201 Aug 2021

Award Date: 1 Aug 2021

International Business Administration, Bachelor, Tilburg University

1 Aug 20141 Dec 2017

Award Date: 1 Dec 2017


  • S Agriculture (General)
  • Saline Agriculture
  • GE Environmental Sciences
  • Ecosystem Services
  • JA Political science (General)
  • Environmental Policy
  • HB Economic Theory
  • Business Economics


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