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Fiona Dragstra

Fiona Dragstra graduated from the research master African Studies at the African Studies Centre (Leiden University) in 2017. She followed a minor in African Politics at McGill University (Montréal), and became a MSc in Political Communication after finishing her thesis “Political Engagement and Social Media: ARead More


Dr. Meike de Goede

Meike de Goede holds a PhD in Peace and Conflict Studies from the University of St Andrews (UK). After completing her studies in African History at Leiden University and Peace and Conflict Studies & Human Rights at Utrecht University, Meike worked for several years inRead More



Book – Consuming democracy : local agencies & liberal peace in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Meike de Goede’s thesis ‘Consuming democracy: local agencies & liberal peace in the Democratic Republic of Congo’ (African Studies Collection 57, Leiden: ASCL 2015) focuses on liberal peace building in the DRC. The thesis takes a critical approach which emphasizes local agencies and their engagementsRead More