WIIS Brussels– Conversation with Dr. Benedetta Berti

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  • Venue: Euraffex

WIIS Brussels was delighted to welcome Dr. Benedetta Berti for a conversation on 5 December 2018 at 18.00.

Dr. Benedetta Berti is Head of the Policy Planning Unit in the Office of the Secretary General at NATO HQ. An Eisenhower Global Fellow and a TED Senior Fellow, Benedetta has held research and teaching positions at West Point, The Institute for National Security Studies and the Foreign Policy Research Institute, among others. Her work focuses on armed groups and internal wars, analyzing the impact of insecurity on civilians and studying how to build more peaceful and resilient communities. Benedetta is the author of four books, including ‘Armed Political Organizations. From Conflict to Integration’ (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013) and her work and research have appeared, among others, in Al-Jazeera, Foreign Policy, Foreign Affairs, the Wall Street Journal and The New York Times.

During our discussion, Benedetta talked about her career at NATO and beyond, as well as her dedication to diversity and inclusion in foreign and security affairs.

This event was free for WIIS Brussels members. Non-members were charged 10 Euro at the door.