Sustainable finance; environmental economics and policy; climate policy; electric mobility; stranded assets; state-owned enterprises; China’s climate and environmental policy; net-zero shipping
Religion, politics, and society in North Africa; the Sahara; the Sahel
African Union, African Peace and Security Architecture (APSA), IGAD, regional security and geopolitics, state-building, nation-building, democratization & social movements in the Horn of Africa.
Director, Africa programme
Horn of Africa: Sudan/South Sudan, Ethiopia, Eritrea; Red Sea political/security/economic aspects; mediation/conflict resolution; humanitarianism
Energy, Strategic Resources, Sub-Saharan Africa