Conflict Transformation Research
Tim Jan Roetman is a project officer for the Berghof Foundation programme on Conflict Transformation Research. He contributes to the research projects on Preventing Violent Extremism in the Western Balkans, and the Malian case study for the research on Salafi-jihadi groups – (De)escalation trajectories and dialogue options. Currently Tim Jan is working on our project on female ex-combatants that provides support and training to our network with female members of Non-State Armed Groups in peace negotiations, mediation, and post-war leadership. Tim Jan has also previous experiences with carrying our development projects on education and reconciliation in France and the Western Balkans. He holds an MA in Conflict & Development studies from Sciences Po Lille, France. His Master thesis focused on the opportunities for interreligious dialogue in France.