Dialogue, Mediation & Peace Support Structures
Nico Schernbeck is a project manager in our programme on Dialogue, Mediation and Peace Support Structures for the Resistance and Liberation Movements in Transition project. The project aims at improving conditions for political solutions to violent conflicts by enhancing the negotiation capacities of these conflict actors.
As research fellow of the Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF) Nico is currently supporting the Task Force of the German OSCE Chairmanship 2016 until the end of the year. In this capacity, he is responsible for the scientific analysis and evaluation of the initiatives aimed at strengthening OSCE-capacities within the conflict cycle. The focus of his research and practical work comprises the areas of early warning, early action and mediation.
Nico Schernbeck holds a Master degree in International Studies/Peace and Conflict Studies from the Goethe University Frankfurt and a Bachelor in Political Science from the Philipps University Marburg and the Università degli Studi di Cagliari.