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Conflict and peace

Programme Director
Subject expertise

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

Regional expertise

Europe, Russia, China

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

Senior Researcher
Subject expertise

Participatory approaches to peacebuilding, conflict analysis, violent extremism, conflict-sensitive development.

Regional expertise

West and central Africa

Senior Researcher
Subject expertise

Conflict resolution; conflict management; peace building; peace operations; military operations; multilateral security organisations; United Nations; African Union; rising powers in peace operations; international and regional security; complexity; comprehensive approaches in conflict management; asymmetric threats and non-traditional challenges; future foresight; scenarios methodology; evaluation

Regional expertise

Africa, Afghanistan, Balkans

Peace and development

Senior Researcher
Subject expertise

Development economics, social and behavioural economics, impact evaluation methods, political economy

Regional expertise

Russia, Central Asia, West Africa

Senior Researcher
Subject expertise

Security and justice development, governance, peacekeeping, peacebuilding

Regional expertise

West Africa, Horn of Africa, East Central Europe

Programme Director
Subject expertise

Development practice and policy, global indicators of security and development, defense economics, development impacts of peacekeeping, comprehensive approach/whole of government responses, security and development nexus, fiscal and monetary policy in conflict and post-conflict countries

Regional expertise

Africa (Horn and Central), Middle East, the Pacific