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The Advisory Board

The German government mandates the members of the Advisory Board for Civilian Crisis Prevention and Peacebuilding for four years. The current Advisory Board (2023 - 2026) includes twenty members from German academia and civil society.
  • © Hessische Stiftung Friedens- und Konfliktforschung

    Dr Melanie Coni-Zimmer

    Senior Research Fellow and Project Leader at the Leibniz Institute at the Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF)

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  • © Berghof Foundation

    Prof. Hans-Joachim Gießmann

    Senior Advisor and former Managing Director of the Berghof Foundation

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  • © Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik

    Lieutenant General (retired) Rainer L. Glatz

    Former commander of the Bundeswehr Operations Command as well as former Senior Distinguished Fellow of the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP)

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  • © Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik

    Dr Jörn Grävingholt

    Senior Researcher and Project Leader at the German Institute of Development and Sustainability (IDOS)

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  • © Melanie Hauenstein

    Melanie Hauenstein

    Regional Advisor for the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

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  • © Andreas Heinemann-Grüder

    Prof. Andreas Heinemann-Grüder

    Senior Researcher at the Bonn International Centre for Conflict Studies (BICC)

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  • © Konstantin Börner

    Thomas Kuller

    Manager of the Working Group on Peace and Development (FriEnt)

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  • © Justitia et Pax

    Dr Jörg Lüer

    Managing Director of the German Commission Justitia et Pax, and Catholic Managing Director of the Joint Conference Church and Development

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  • © M. Mauritsen, Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik

    Dr Claudia Major

    Director of the Security Policy research group at the German Institute for International and Security Affairs

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  • © Vereinte Evangelische Mission

    Dr Jochen Motte

    Member of the Coordination Board of the Forum Human Rights and Member of the Board of the United Evangelical Mission

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  • © Claudia Höhne

    Nora Müller

    Director of the International Politics Division and Director of the Berlin office of the Körber Foundation

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  • Winfried Nachtwei

    Winfried Nachtwei

    Member of the Bundestag (retired)

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    © Jens Oellermann

    Dr Jana Puglierin

    European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR)

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  • © POLIS180

    Dr Sonja Katharina Schiffers

    Director of the South Caucasus regional office of the Heinrich Böll Foundation

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  • © Kopf und Kragen Fotografie

    Ginger Schmitz

    Managing Director of the German Platform for Peaceful Conflict Management

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  • © Potsdam-Institut für Klimafolgenforschung (PIK)

    Dr Barbora Šedová

    Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)

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  • Portrait Dr. Martin Vehrenberg

    Martin Vehrenberg

    Deputy Managing Director AGIAMONDO

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  • © Deutsche Hochschule der Polizei

    Chief Detective Superintendent Lars Wagner

    Chief Detective Superintendent at the German Police University

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