David Häfner

Function: Advisor
Phone: +49 228 911 96-50
E-Mail: david.haefner(at)

(Academic) education / CV:

M.A. in Violence, Terrorism and Security (2018)

David pursued his postgraduate studies at the Queen’s University of Belfast where he conducted research on post-conflict Northern Ireland and the likelihood of renewed outbreaks of violence. During his studies, he attended summer schools in Tehran, Iran, and Brussels, Belgium, to discuss international relations and regional perspectives on global politics. David is interested in the study of politically motivated violence and different aspects of post-conflict societies. Having worked with BICC’s advisory team before, he now supports the team in the implementation of a project on small arms and light weapons (SALW) control in Africa as Advisor.