Jayden van Leeuwen

Jayden van Leeuwen

Jayden has recently graduated with a conjoint LLB (Hons) / BA (History and Political Science) at Victoria University of Wellington. New Plymouth born but Christchurch raised, Jayden was National President of United Nations Youth for the year 2020, as well as tutoring Criminal Law at university.

Much of his studies and research have focused on international law, human rights and the United Nations system, as he has a keen interest in international affairs.

Jayden is excited to be taking up this role with the Centre, and working to grow awareness of the importance of global studies.