Cedric H. de Coning

Senior Research Fellow

Cedric de Coning is a Senior Research Fellow in the Peace and Conflict Research Group at NUPI, and he is also a Senior Advisor on Peacekeeping and Peacebuilding for ACCORD. He serves on the editorial boards of the journals Global Governance and Peacebuilding. Cedric has a PhD in Applied Ethics from the Department of Philosophy at the University of Stellenbosch.

His main research focus is on AU, EU and UN peacekeeping and peacebuilding policies and practices. He has a special interest in the implications of complexity theory for the planning, management and evaluation of peace missions.