Ibrahim Bangura

Belgium | Central African Republic | Congo | Cote d’Ivoire | Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) | Germany | Ghana | Guinea | Kenya | Netherlands | Nigeria | Senegal | Sierra Leone | Somalia | South Sudan | Sudan | Sweden | Togo | Uganda | Zimbabwe

Dr. Ibrahim Bangura has worked extensively in the fields of Transitional Justice, Disarmament, Demobilisation and Reintegration of Ex-Combatants, Security Sector Reform, Sustainable Livelihoods, Gender and Conflict Resolution in Africa. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and History and a Master’s degree in Gender Studies from University of Sierra Leone; another Master’s degree in International Development Studies from the University of Amsterdam; and a Doctorate degree in Economics from the Leipzig Graduate School of Management in Germany. He currently lectures at the Peace and Conflict Studies Programme, Fourah Bay College, University of Sierra Leone, and he is also a senior partner at Transition International, a consultancy firm based in the Netherlands.