Josefina Echavarría Alvarez – Keough School
Areas of expertise: Peacebuilding; conflict; reconciliation; memory and in / security and migration
Josefina EchavarrÃa obtained her PhD in Peace, Conflict and Democracy from Jaume I University (Spain). She was previously Director of the Center for Peace and Conflict Research (InnPeace) and Senior Lecturer in the Peace and Conflict Studies Unit at the University of Innsbruck (Austria). EchavarrÃa has taught at many universities around the world on peacebuilding, peace education, gender, conflict analysis and research methods.
His research explores sustainable peacebuilding after violence, methods and facilitation of conflict transformation, reconciliation studies and practices, and memory and in / security and migration. She has also worked on various international cooperation projects in the fields of gender, citizenship and curriculum development for peace and conflict studies.
Entry to the encyclopedia: Josefina EchavarrÃa Alvarez, Elise Ditta, Juanita Esguerra-Rezk, Patrick McQuestion. (2020) Colombian Peace Agreement 2016. In: Richmond O., Visoka G. (eds) The Palgrave Encyclopedia of Peace and Conflict Studies. Palgrave Macmillan, Cham.
Entry to the encyclopedia: Josefina EchavarrÃa Alvarez and Jason Quinn. (2020) Peace agreements. In: Richmond O., Visoka G. (eds) The Palgrave Encyclopedia of Peace and Conflict Studies. Palgrave Macmillan, Cham.
Research paper : Elise Ditta, Josefina EchavarrÃa Alvarez, Patrick McQuestion and Madhav Joshi. November 2020, Women, peace and security: understanding the implementation of gender clauses in peace agreements, Series of joint briefs: New perspectives on women, peace and security (WPS) for the next decade, Stockholm: Folke Bernadotte Academy, PRIO and UN Women. (Co-written with Elise Ditta and Patrick McQuestion)