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Armament and disarmament

Researcher
Subject expertise

Military expenditure, civil war, economic growth, climate change

Regional expertise

Africa

Senior Researcher
Subject expertise

Arms flows to and arms procurement and military expenditure in Africa and the Middle East; German arms exports; global developments in arms transfers; proliferation of missiles and other long range strike systems; arms embargoes; small arms and light weapons

Senior Researcher
Subject expertise

Arms transfers; transparency in arms transfers; military technology; use of arms in conflicts; defence policies; methodology

Conflict, peace and security

Programme Director
Subject expertise

Arms control, disarmament, export control, nuclear security, non-proliferation and threat reduction

Regional expertise

Europe, Russia, China

Senior Researcher
Subject expertise

Peacebuilding and peace consolidation, democratic transitions, state reform and decentralization, political parties, elections and citizenship building, UN peacekeeping operations and UN transitions

Regional expertise

West Africa/Sahel

Project Head
Subject expertise

Peacebuilding, democratic transitions, military coups, international military operations and civilian missions, counterterrorism, economic development.

Regional expertise

West Africa/Sahel, Maghreb

Senior Researcher
Subject expertise

Nuclear technology; strategic forces technology; nuclear energy, nuclear reactors, nuclear fuel cycle, nuclear materials and fuel, uranium and plutonium; nuclear warheads, nuclear forensics and verification

Regional expertise

Russia

Researcher
Subject expertise

International and regional security; regional security organizations (especially in the post-Soviet space)

Regional expertise

Russia, Russian policy in the Arctic, the Arctic region

Subject expertise

Contemporary forms of conflict, proxy and civil wars, interstate conflicts, energy security, regional security institutions, maritime security

Regional expertise

Horn of Africa, Indian Ocean and Indo-Pacific security

Researcher
Subject expertise

Non-proliferation and sanctions; Governance; Korean Peninsula; Relations among North East Asian countries

Regional expertise

China, Koreas, North East Asia