Doctoral Programme Alumni

UPEACE Headquarters - Doctor of Peace and Conflict Studies

Listed by graduation order:

  • Mihir Kanade (India). Dissertation title: The Multilateral Trading System and Human Rights: A Governance Space Theory on Linkages
  • Lucio Sarandrea (Italy). Dissertation title: Improving Rule of Law Assistance Projects in Transitional Countries. Towards a new model of international assistance based on practitioners’ experiences
  • Wyclife Ong’eta Mose (Kenya). Dissertation title: Violent Conflict and Development in West Pokot County, Kenya
  • Dramame Ouattara (Cote d’Ivoire). Dissertation title: Electoral Systems Engineering and Political Reconciliation in Africa: Lessons from South Africa and Cote d’Ivoire
  • Mariateresa Garrido V. (Venezuela). Dissertation title: The Right to Freedom of Expression in the Digital Era. Limitations v. Protection in the case of Venezuelan Citizen Journalists
  • Carl Lawson (United States). Dissertation title: Peace Is Not the Word to Play – An Examination of Hip-Hop as a Peace Movement and Instrument for Peace & Social Justice
  • Jana Lozanoska (Macedonia). Dissertation title: Hannah Arendt’s Political Theory: As Rethinking of Human Rights with Human Dignity as Their Basis
  • Kabiito Bendicto (Uganda). Dissertation title: Culture, Resources and the Gun in the Violent-Conflict Causation: Understanding the Karamoja Conflict
  • Dinoo Mathew (India). Dissertation title: Inclusive Peace, Gender Equity, and Political Parties: Formation of Peace in Kerala (1950 – 2010)
  • Britney Villhauer (United States). Dissertation title: Critical Indigenous Approaches to the Decolonization of Environmental Management through REDD+ in the Bribri Territory of KéköLdi, Costa Rica: Creating Positive Peace
  • Natacha John (United Kingdom). Dissertation title: The Humanitarian Witness: Introducing the Human Rights-Based Needs Assessment Through the Lens of the Syrian Crisis (2011-2014)
  • Jan Breitling (Germany) Dissertation title: The Political Ecology of Forest Cover Change: Costa Rica’s Forest Transition Revisited
  • Mumbua Simon (Kenya) Dissertation title: The Confluence of Ideas in Catholic Social Teaching Tenets and Theory/Practice of Peace Education in the Catholic University of East Africa, Kenya: Signs, Prospects and Implications

African Regional Programme Doctor of Philosophy with Specialization in Peace, Governance and Development

  • Mohamed Farah. Dissertation title: The Political Economy of Regional Integration in the Horn of Africa: The Role of IGAD (1986-2019)
  • Nasir Mohamed Ali. Dissertation title: The Implications of State Fragility on Migration In Somaliland: 1991 to 2017
  • Mohamed Mohamoud Diriye. Dissertation title: Understanding the Interplay of Three Trajectories: Democracy, Clan and Islam in the Statebuilding Process of Somaliland
  • Mohamed Osman Mohamoud. Dissertation title: An Analysis of Somalia's Post Conflict State Building Process and Narrative of Youth Alienation
  • Abdullahi Odowa. Dissertation title: Negotiating Security Governance in Galkayo, Somalia