Prof. Laurent Goetschel will be presenting a paper on “When does research impact on policy in peacebuilding?” at the 2017 International Studies Association Annual Convention from 22nd to 25th February 2017 in Baltimore, Maryland. He will also be chairing the roundtable “The role of think tanks in peacebuilding: between symbiosis and illusion”.

In addition, Ulrike Lühe will present a paper on “Understanding research, policy and practice synergies in the field of transitional justice” which is co-authored with Dr. des Julie Bernath and Dr. Briony Jones.