Jurjen Van der Tas

Jurjen van der Tas was the former Director of Partnerships and Development at the Aga Khan Trust for Culture and Deputy-Director of the Trust’s Historic Cities Programme, a position he has held from 2003-2021. Between 1991 and 2002, he worked at Oxfam Novib, where he was responsible for local development initiatives in Central and South Asia. During the 1980s, he was engaged in agricultural development initiatives in India and Pakistan.