Projects

Peacekeeping activities

2019 UN Peacekeeping Operations: From Mandate to Practice (with Robert Blair, Brown University, and Jessica Di Salvatore, Warwick University). Abstract.

 

Peacekeeping and participation locally

2019 Local peacebuilding in the Central African Republic: What, when, where and with whom? (with Allard Duursma, ETH). Abstract.

Peacekeeping and electoral violence

2019 Protecting the Vote? Peacekeeping presence and the risk of electoral violence (with Hanne Fjelde, Uppsala University). Abstract.

2019 Keeping electoral Peace? How manpower and methods in peacekeeping operations affect election violence. Winner of the 2017 Dina Zinnes Award from the SSIP Section of the International Studies Association. Abstract.

2018 The use of force in UN peacekeeping operations: Micro-level mechanisms of peacekeeping during the 2015 elections in Côte d’Ivoire. Abstract.

2017 What do the peacekeepers do, where and how? The determinants of UN peacebuilding activities during election times. Winner of the 2016 Cedric Smith Prize for the best graduate student paper in conflict studies in the UK. Abstract.

Restrictions on Civil Society

2019. Restrictions on Civil Society: A Warning Signal for the Decline of Democracy? (with Jessica Johansson und Thomas Richter, GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies).