Department of Third World Studies
Ghent University

Contact person:

Anne Walraet, Director
Universiteitsstr. 8 Ghent


Institutional website:

Research and expertise by topic:
conflict and governance, livelihoods, aid and the role of civil society; terrorism; non-state armed actors; Social movements and contentious politics (particularly Islamism); 'Globalization' and the dynamics of political change and continuity; Ideological change and the politics of meaning; impact of the “war on terror,” particularly the production and diffusion of ideas and practices associated with it; 'Islam in Europe'; Islam and civil society Central and southern Asia, sub-Saharan Africa, Europe

Research and expertise by region:

Back to list