"Die Lage ist fragil": SFB-Mitarbeiter Dr. Jens Herpolsheimer zu den bevorstehenden Wahlen in Guinea-Bissau
Interview auf Deutsche Welle
Für den Beitrag von Martina Schwikowski auf DW.com “Präsidentenwahl in Guinea-Bissau: Streit und Unsicherheit“ vom 23.11.2019 hat Jens Herpholsheimer Auskunft gegeben. Den vollständigen Bericht finden Sie hier: Deutsche Welle, Link.
Jens Herpolsheimer (SFB 1199, Leipzig U, Germany)
Jens Herpolsheimer is a researcher at the SFB project B7 investigating new regionalisms and violent conflict in Africa. His research focuses on the interventions in Guinea-Bissau by the Economic Community of West African States and the African Union. He received his BA and MA at Leipzig University (Germany) in the field of African studies during which he completed a semester abroad at the Science Po in Bordeaux (France) and interned at the Centro de Estudos Internacionais of ISCTE-IUL in Lisbon (Portugal). He earned his PhD from the Leipzig University for his dissertation on “Spatializing practices of regional organizations during conflict intervention: The politics of ECOWAS and the African Union in Guinea-Bissau”. His research interests include peace and security, African politics, new regionalisms, and lusophone Africa.