Regional and intrastate conflicts in the Horn of Africa, questions of political order, social change, and statebuilding in fragile states.
Since 2019 Senior Advisor Horn of Africa, Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue
2012-2019 Senior Advisor Berghof/ AU Mediation Sudan/ HoA
2013-2014 Head of Research Division
2010-2012 Research stay in Ethiopia
2003-2006 Coordinator for the Ecumenical Network on Central Africa (Berlin)
1999-2001 Researcher in the Eastern Africa Team, Amnesty International (London)
Disruption Waves from the Arabian Gulf to the Horn of Africa
Hope for Transformation in Ethiopia
Authoritarian States in Africa and European Migration Management
Current Developments and Plausible Scenarios
Gaining Trust in a Crisis
The Corona crisis joins a multitude of existing crises in East Africa. If the responses to the various challenges are not carefully coordinated, there is a blatant risk that hunger will spread in the region. An analysis by Bettina Rudloff and Annette Weber.
Darfur: the responses from the Arab World
Transitions After Military Rule
Protests in Sudan