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Catherine Besteman

Professor of anthropology and African studies, Colby University

October 19th, 2010, Academia, Author/Novelist, English, Law and Human Rights, Migration and Integration, North America, North America, Somalia, Subsaharan Africa, USA, War and Conflict, Waterville

Catherine Besteman

Catherine Besteman is a professor of anthropology and African studies at Colby University. Her teaching interests focus on the roots of violent conflict and the forces that sustain inequality and produce poverty in Africa. She is the author of Unraveling Somalia: Race, Violence and the Legacy of Slavery, The Struggle for Land in Southern Somalia: The War Behind the War, and Violence: A Reader.

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Professor of anthropology and African studies, Colby University

Area of Expertise: Law and Human Rights, Migration and Integration, War and Conflict
Geographical Expertise - Region: North America, Subsaharan Africa
Geographical Expertise - Country: Somalia
Language: English
Field of Work: Academia, Author/Novelist
City: Waterville
Country: USA
Continent: North America

Email: catherine.besteman@theglobalexperts.org

Charlie Beckett

Director of POLIS, London School of Economics

April 28th, 2010, Asia, Business and Globalization, Civil Society, English, Europe, Europe, Journalist/Commentator, London, Media, North America, Think tank/Research center, UK, War and Conflict

Charlie Beckett

Charlie Beckett is the first director of POLIS, the forum for research and debate in to international journalism and society at the London School of Economics.

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Director of POLIS, London School of Economics

Area of Expertise: Business and Globalization, Civil Society, Media, War and Conflict
Geographical Expertise - Region: Asia, Europe, North America
Language: English
Field of Work: Journalist/Commentator, Think tank/Research center
City: London
Country: UK
Continent: Europe

Email: charlie.beckett@theglobalexperts.org

Chris Bashinelli

UN Youth Expert, Bridge the Gap Executive Director and Host

July 23rd, 2012, Civil Society, Development, English, Migration and Integration, North America, North America, Somalia, Subsaharan Africa, USA, Youth Issues

Chris Bashinelli

Chris Bashinelli is a United Nations Youth Expert and the executive producer and host of Bridge the Gap, a television series that fosters intercultural dialogue by highlighting stories of everyday life from the around the world on film. Chris travels the world as a Youth Expert for the United Nations, meeting with people and finding out [...]

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UN Youth Expert, Bridge the Gap Executive Director and Host

Area of Expertise: Civil Society, Development, Migration and Integration, Youth Issues
Geographical Expertise - Region: North America, Subsaharan Africa
Geographical Expertise - Country: Somalia
Language: English
Country: USA
Continent: North America

Email: chris.bashinelli@theglobalexperts.org

Christopher Dekki

February 1st, 2011, Arabic, Civil Society, English, Media, New York, Non-Governmental, North Africa and Middle East, North America, North America, United Nations, USA, Youth Issues

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Christopher Dekki is a US-based scholar, youth activist and educator. He currently serves as UN representative for the International Movement of Catholic Students – Pax Romana.

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Area of Expertise: Civil Society, Media, Youth Issues
Geographical Expertise - Region: North Africa and Middle East, North America
Languages: Arabic, English
Field of Work: Non-Governmental, United Nations
City: New York
Country: USA
Continent: North America

Email: christopher.dekki@theglobalexperts.org

Cindy Horst

Senior Researcher at the Peace Research Institute Oslo

April 22nd, 2010, Activist/Humanitarian, Dutch, English, Euro-Med, Europe, Europe, German, Law and Human Rights, Migration and Integration, Minority Rights, North America, Norway, Oslo, Somalia, Subsaharan Africa, Think tank/Research center, War and Conflict

Cindy Horst

Dr. Cindy Horst, Senior Researcher at the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), is an anthropologist with a specialization in Forced Migration Studies. Her main work has focused on livelihoods in refugee camps, in particular exploring transnational dimensions such as remittance sending patterns and migration dreams amongst Somalis.

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Senior Researcher at the Peace Research Institute Oslo

Area of Expertise: Law and Human Rights, Migration and Integration, Minority Rights, War and Conflict
Geographical Expertise - Region: Europe, North America, Subsaharan Africa
Geographical Expertise - Country: Somalia
Languages: Dutch, English, German
Field of Work: Activist/Humanitarian, Think tank/Research center
City: Oslo
Country: Norway
Continent: Europe

Email: cindy.horst@theglobalexperts.org

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