Erin Gillette is Research Manager at Transparency Solutions. She has researched and co-authored many works with Transparency Solutions including pieces on corruption, youth participation in peacebuilding, governance, and conflict analysis in Somalia and the Horn of Africa. Her dissertation, The Most Corrupt Country on Earth? Exploring the Relationship between the Corruption Perceptions Index and Corruption in Somalia, examined corruption perceptions in and about Somalia. She holds a Master’s Degree in International Security from the University of Bristol and an Honours degree in Political Science and International Studies.
Authors: Peen Rodt, A., J. Tvilling, P.H. Zartsdahl, M. Ignatijevic, S. Stojanovic Gajic, S. Simons, K. Abdi, E. Gillette, N. Habbida, J. Berglund and V. Fernandez Arguedas
Lead Institution: Royal Danish Defence College
Published: 30 October 2017
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Published: 24 September 2018
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EU conflict prevention and peacebuilding in the Western Balkans and Horn of Africa
Local capacity-building strategies
TS has extensive experience advising national and international governments on issues relating to conflict, security and local capacity-building, with a focus on the Horn of Africa. TS is thus well placed to contribute with expertise to Work Packages 5 and 6 on conflict prevention and peacebuilding and capacity-building policies on the Horn of Africa.