Swiss Political Science Association (SPSA) Annual Conference, February 14-16, 2019

Members of the "Ethnic Power Relations and Conflict in Fragile States"-project participated in a synthesis panel of the r4d "Social Conflict" module at the SPSA conference at ETH Zürich, Switzerland.

by Seraina Rüegger

The session included four paper presentations:

  • Fabien Cottier and Simon Hug: Perceptions of Political and Economic Inequalities among Youth in Africa
  • Sandra Penic: Transmission of Complex Conflict Memories and Dealing with the Past in Conflict-Torn Societies
  • Piia Branfors: Women's Political Participation and Gender Equality in Indonesia: A Comparative Case Study of Armed Conflicts in Aceh and Maluku
  • Seraina Rüegger, Sandra Penic and Christelle Rigual: Discriminated ethnic groups, overlooked gender dynamics and unaddressed troubled pasts: how various forms of inequality fuel violence

The panel was chaired by Heidrun Bohnet (University of Geneva), and Elisabeth Prügl (Graduate Institute Geneva) served as discussant.

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