- Armament and disarmament
- Conflict, peace and security
- Peace and development
Annelies Hickendorff is a Research Assistant with SIPRI’s Sahel and West Africa Programme. She has been involved in multiple studies contributing to a better understanding of local security perceptions in the region. Prior to joining SIPRI, she was a Rotary Peace Fellow in African Peace and Conflict Studies at the University of Bradford, UK, and worked for various international non-governmental organizations and United Nations agencies in Cameroon, Kenya, Mali and Senegal.
Civil society, peace operations, conflict narratives, capacity building, project management, communication
MA in African Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Bradford, UK; MA in Modern Dutch Literature, University of Leiden, the Netherlands.