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Annelies Hickendorff

Research Assistant

Annelies Hickendorff

Annelies Hickendorff

Annelies is a Research Assistant with the Sahel and West Africa Programme at SIPRI. Previously Annelies has worked as a Communications and Project Officer for various NGOs and United Nations agencies in Mali, Senegal, Cameroon and Gabon. Prior to joining SIPRI, she was a Rotary Peace Fellow African Peace and Conflict Studies at the University of Bradford, UK.  

Annelies is particularly interested in the framing & perceptions of conflict and the role of communication technology in the changing socio-political dynamics in (West) Africa.

Subject expertise

Peace and conflict studies, international development, communications

Regional expertise

Sub-saharan Africa

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MA in African Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Bradford, UK; MA in Modern Dutch Literature, University of Leiden, the Netherlands.

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