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Manuela Nilsson

Senior lecturer
Department of Social Studies Faculty of Social Sciences
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Ph.D. History and international relations, University of Kansas, USA I teach mainly in the areas of conflict resolution, negotiation and mediation strategies, peace building, globalization, international organizations and research methods. My research and publications focus on peace processes and post-conflict peace building, particularly the security-development nexus, SSR and DDR policies, land restitution, civil society involvement in peace building and reconciliation processes. Born and raised in Germany, I have lived and worked in different countries, including for over 17 years in Latin America. She has been trained in conflict resolution by the UN and the Organization of American States and, as part of the university community, was actively involved in the Nicaraguan post-conflict reconstruction process. My current research focuses on the peace building process in Colombia.


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