Emma Elfversson

Institute: Department of Government, Uppsala University
Research area: Conflict resolution, Peace and inclusive societies
Research region: Africa


I am Associate Professor (Docent) and work on issues spanning development studies, comparative politics and peace research. I currently lead a large research project exploring The Continuation of Conflict-related Violence in Postwar Cities. Other current research investigates community policing in urban and rural areas (focusing on Kenya), land rights and climate resilience strategies (Kenya), and the social networks of urban mediators (Liberia). Twitter: @emmaelfversson.