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Biography

Nancy Annan is a PhD candidate at the Centre for Trust Peace and Social Relations (CTPSR), Coventry University focusing on the contributions of Local Infrastructures for peace in post-conflict societies. At the CTPSR, she has worked as a Research Assistant for one of their flagship EU funded projects-PeaceTraining.eu where she assisted, among other tasks, research, report writing and organisation of workshops. Additionally, she is also the PhD Student Worker assisting with the CTPSR REF 2020 Assessment process.Previously, Ms Annan worked as a Research Associate in the Peace Support Operations Program in West Africa’s leading Centre for peacekeeping and peacebuilding training and research, the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre. During that time, she played an active role in research, training, policy dialogues and publications, including managing a joint 2-year research project with the University of Queensland, Australia on “Understanding and Working with Local Sources of Peace, Security and Justice in West Africa”. Ms Annan was selected as one of the promising future women leaders for the US International Leadership Programme on “Women Leaders Promoting Peace and Security” in Washington DC. 

Research Interests

International peacebuilding, peacekeeping, global development and gender peace and security.

Education/Academic qualification

International Relations, Doctorate, Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations

20162020

External positions

Research Associate, Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre

20112016

UN Intern, United Nations Headquarters-New York

Jan 2009Mar 2009

Graduate Management Trainee, Plan International Inc- Ghana, Kenya and the Netherlands

20082010

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Research Output 2014 2018

  • 16 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
  • 7 Chapter
  • 1 Other report
  • 1 Article

Overview of the Status, Challenges and Future of the African Standby Force and the African Capacity for Immediate Response to Crises

Annan, N. & Edu-Afful, F., 2018, Annual Review on Peace Support Operations in Africa 2017. Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre and African Union, p. 66-76 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Guinea-Bissau
conflict prevention
Somalia
Mali
cold war

“Gender and Hybridity: Exploring the Contributions of Women in Hybrid Political Orders in West Africa”

Annan, N., 16 Apr 2018, Exploring Peace Formation: Security and Justice in Post-Colonial States. Aning, K., Brown, M. A., Boege, V. & Hunt, C. T. (eds.). 1 ed. Routledge, p. 100-117 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

“Hybridity and Expressions of Power, Legitimacy, Justice and Security Provision in Ghana”

Aning, K., Annan, N. & Edu-Afful, F., 16 Apr 2018, Exploring Peace Formation: Security and Justice in Post-Colonial States. Aning, K., Brown, M. A., Boege, V. & Hunt, C. T. (eds.). 1 ed. Routledge, p. 121-139 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Women and Peace Support Operations in Africa

Annan, N. & Allotey-Pappoe, S., 2017, Annual Review on Peace Support Operations in Africa. Birikorang, E., Jaye, T. & Okyere, F. (eds.). Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre, p. 199-214 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Africanizing the International and Internationalizing Africa: Security, War on Terror and Mali

Aning, K. & Annan, N., Oct 2016, Africa in Global International Relations: Emerging Approaches to Theory and Practice. Bischoff, P-H., Aning, K. & Acharya, A. (eds.). 1 ed. Routledge

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter