Project team

Project leader

Laurent Goetschel

Prof. Dr. Laurent Goetschel is director of swisspeace and professor of political science at the University of Basel.


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Senior Researcher

Briony Jones

Dr. Briony Jones is a Senior Researcher in Dealing with the Past at swisspeace and an Assistant Professor in International Development at the University of Warwick.


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Senior Researcher

Leben Moro

Dr. Leben Moro is Associate Professor and Acting Director of the Center for Peace and Development Studies at the University of Juba.

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Senior Researcher

Gilbert Fokou

Dr. Gilbert Fokou is a Senior Researcher at the Centre Suisse de Recherches Scientifiques (CSRS) in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire.

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PhD student

N’Da Yao Serge Alain

N’Da Yao Serge Alain is a PhD student in political sociology associated with the research group Governance and Institutions (GI) of the Centre Suisse de Recherches Scientifiques in Côte d’Ivoire.

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PhD Student

Harriet Logo Kuyang

Kuyang Harriet Logo is a PhD student at the Center for Peace and Development Studies, University of Juba, and a consultant on democratic governance, access to justice and the rule of law.

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PhD Student

Ulrike Lühe

Ulrike Lühe is a PhD student in the Knowledge for Peace project and a Program Officer with the Dealing with the Past programme at swisspeace.


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Advisory board

Université de Québec à Montréal

Bruno Charbonneau

Prof. Bruno Charbonneau is Director of the Centre FrancoPaix en résolution des conflits et missions de paix at the Raoul-Dandurand Chair in Strategic and Diplomatic Studies at University of Quebec in Montreal.

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Crisis Action

David Kuol Deng

David Kuol Deng is a South Sudanese human rights lawyer and the Nairobi Director for Crisis Action.

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Queen’s University Belfast

Eric-Morier Genoud

Dr. Eric Morier-Genoud is a lecturer in African and Imperial History at Queen’s University in Belfast and a former research fellow of the University of Oxford.

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Open University

Alcinda Honwana

Prof. Alcinda Honwana is currently a visiting professor of Anthropology and International Development at the Open University.

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University of Durham

Cherry Leonardi

Dr. Cherry Leonardi is senior lecturer at the Department of History, University of Durham. Her research focuses on African history and in particular on South Sudan.

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Queen’s University Belfast

Kieran McEvoy

Prof. Kieran McEvoy is Professor of Law and Transitional Justice at the School of Law and a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of Conflict Transformation […]

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King’s College London

Nicola Palmer

Dr. Nicola Palmer is a senior lecturer in Criminal Law at King’s College in London since 2013 and was convenor of Oxford Transitional Justice Research.

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Partner institutions

Juba, South Sudan

University of Juba, Centre for Peace and Development

The Centre for Peace and Development Studies serves as a forum for interdisciplinary study, research, training and dialogue on conflict, peace and development issues.

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Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

Centre Suisse de Recherches Scientifiques en Côte d’Ivoire

The Centre Suisse de Recherches Scientifiques is an institution for research and research training as well as an effective platform for partnership.

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Bern/Basel, Switzerland

swisspeace

swisspeace is a practice-oriented peace research institute. It analyses the causes of violent conflicts and develops strategies for their peaceful transformation.

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