DirectorThorsten’s interests include the UN, security, data & technology politics and the making of global (dis)order.
Editor & Communications ManagerOliver heads up GPPi communications and contributes to the institute's work on data & technology politics.
Project ManagerSarah works on the Responsibility to Protect, UN peacekeeping and German foreign policy.
Research AssociatePauline is interested in how to promote accountability for human rights violations.
Research AssistantDylan’s research focuses on regional integration, international trade agreements and rising powers.
German Chancellor FellowLaura’s expertise includes security, transatlantic relations and the global order.
Research AssociateAndrás’s expertise includes humanitarian financing, emerging donors and oriental cultures.
Research AssociateAurélie’s research interests include international organizations and critical security studies with a focus on counterterrorism.
Project ManagerErica’s interests include international humanitarian law and political transition in the post-Arab Spring.
Research AssociateAlex has expertise in humanitarian and development policy and a keen interest in multi-stakeholder initiatives.
Project ManagerMirko focuses on technology and policymaking as well as the impact of rising powers on global security.
Head of OperationsWade focuses on public-private partnerships and development. He also manages GPPi finances and operations.
Associate DirectorKatrin is interested in how to promote human rights through diplomacy and development cooperation.
Research AssociateGerrit focuses on UN security governance, international norms, India and Sri Lanka.
Project ManagerJulian explores international law and policy on refugees, human rights, and humanitarian aid.
Claudia focuses on humanitarian action, peacebuilding and the use of technology in conflict settings.
Research AssociateGarima works on Indian foreign and security policy, BRICS and UN peacekeeping.
PresidentWolfgang’s expertise includes global governance, economic institutions, public-private partnerships.
Research & Comms. AssociateEka contributes to research on rising powers and helps promote GPPi publications online.
Associate DirectorPhilipp leads the institute’s work on peace and security in a changing global order.
Research AssociateLotte’s interests include humanitarian reform and accountability to affected populations.
Project ManagerJoel’s expertise includes intercultural communication methods and the role of rising powers in global governance.
Research AssistantMario’s research interests include stabilization and security governance in post-conflict environments.
Research AssociateJanika works on quantitative human rights research and the protection of human rights defenders.
DirectorJulia conducts research and leads GPPi’s evaluation practice on humanitarian and development issues.
Research AssociateKristina’s areas of expertise include public-private partnerships and European law.
IT ManagerGunther oversees the technical development and administration of GPPi’s websites, systems and networks.
Research AssociateClara conducts research on trade negotiations, their link to development, and German development policies.
Assistant EditorMaddie contributes to the institute’s editorial process and communications.
Florian’s interests include Germany’s foreign policy, global governance and the foreign policy of rising powers.
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