Dr Marisa O. Ensor

Georgetown University, United States

Dr. Marisa O. Ensor is a gender and youth specialist with a background in the human dimensions of Conflict, Disasters, Environmental Change, Displacement & Security. Trained in environmental anthropology and human rights law, Dr. Ensor is currently based at Georgetown University’s Justice & Peace Studies Program. Her research considers the link between threats to peace and security and the politics of environmental management, climate action, human mobility, and peacebuilding, with a focus on gender and youth power dynamics. Dr. Ensor has lived and worked in 19 conflict-affected, fragile, and transitional countries of Africa, Europe, the MENA region and Latin America. Her research has resulted in numerous publications including five books and over 40 book chapters and journal articles.

Dr. Marisa O. Ensor is a gender and youth specialist with a background in the human dimensions of Conflict, Disasters, Environmental Change, Displacement & Security. Trained in environmental anthropology and human rights law, Dr. Ensor is currently based at Georgetown University’s Justice & Peace Studies Program. Her research considers the link between threats to peace and security and the politics of environmental management, climate action, human mobility, and peacebuilding, with a focus on gender and youth power dynamics. Dr. Ensor has lived and worked in 19 conflict-affected, fragile, and transitional countries of Africa, Europe, the MENA region and Latin America. Her research has resulted in numerous publications including five books and over 40 book chapters and journal articles.

The FriEnt Peacebuilding Forum is a series of events on current and overarching challenges and trends in peacebuilding. With the Peacebuilding Forum, we want to provide future-oriented impulses for the development of peacebuilding and strengthen the visibility and importance of the policy field in its entirety.

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und Entwicklung (FriEnt)
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