Commander Wolf Kinzel, Dipl.-Kfm.

Commander Wolf Kinzel, Dipl.-Kfm.

Research Division: Middle East and Africa


phone:+49 30 88007-282

Representative of the German Navy

2013-2016 Deputy Defence Attaché Nigeria with area of responsibility West Africa

2008-2012 Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe (SHAPE), Mons

2006-2008 SWP Berlin, Research Division International Security

2003-2006 Bundeswehr Center for Transformation, Security Policy / Military Strategy, Focus on Africa

Areas of Expertise:

Nigeria, West Africa, Maritime security, Piracy, African Union (AU)

Maritime Security in the Gulf of Guinea, Ebola, Boko Haram, Niger Delta

SWP Publications (selection):

Wolf Kinzel

The African Standby Force of the African Union

Ambitious Plans, Wide Regional Disparities: An Intermediate Appraisal

SWP Research Paper 2008/RP 08, November 2008, 30 Pages

SWP Research Papers

Peter Lintl
The Haredim as a Challenge for the Jewish State

The Culture War over Israel’s Identity

Muriel Asseburg
Reconstruction in Syria

Challenges and Policy Options for the EU and its Member States