Gauthier Marchais, Research Fellow in the Conflict and Violence research cluster at IDS

Gauthier Marchais - Research Fellow

Conflict and Violence
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Gauthier Marchais is a Research Fellow in the Conflict and Violence Cluster at IDS. He recently completed a PhD at the London School of Economics and Political Science on the dynamics of participation in armed groups in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, and has been involved in several research projects focused on the region.

The project will produce a robust evidence base on the opportunities and limitations of social media data on violence reporting to inform UK emergency and crisis response, in the context of violence monitoring in Kenya.

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What's trending in work on governance and conflict?

04 Apr 2017
By Robin Luckham, Caitriona Dowd, Gauthier Marchais

Thematic Expertise:
Building Inclusive Secure Societies; Children and Youth; Conflict Violence and Security; Governance; Collective Action; State Capacity; Politics and Power; Reducing Inequalities; Taxation.

Geographic Expertise:
Sub Saharan Africa; Congo (Democratic Republic).