Sophie Haspeslagh is a doctoral candidate at the International Relations Department of the London School of Economics and Political Science where she is researching the engagement of armed groups and the effects of proscription on peace processes. Until 2012 she was Head of Policy at Conciliation Resources. She previously managed the advocacy platform, ABColombia. She has also worked for the United Nations Development Programme in Algeria, the World Food Programme in Rome, and International Crisis Group in Colombia and Brussels.
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