Stéphanie Perazzone

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Stéphanie Perazzone
Doctoral Researcher
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Stéphanie Perazzone is a PhD candidate in Political Science/International Relations at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID) and is currently affiliated with the Centre on Conflict, Development and Peacebuilding (CCDP) as a Doctoral Researcher on a Doc.CH. grant from the Swiss National Science Foundation.

She previously worked at the UNDP’s country and field offices in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and conducted extensive field research as a graduate and undergraduate student in Rwanda and the DRC. She gained academic and field expertise in conflict resolution and peacebuilding as a research assistant at the CCDP and a chapter contributor at the Small Arms Survey.

Her research agend covers state fragility and failure, international intervention, security promotion and state transformation in Africa’s Great Lakes Region where she continues to conduct field research.

Field(s) of Interest:
  • Sub-Saharan Africa
  • International Security Promotion
  • Peacebuilding/statebuilding
  • Disarmament, Demobilisation, Reintegration (DDR)
  • Urban studies
  • Anthropology of the State
  • Africa's Great Lakes Region
  • Democratic Republic of Congo