Istituto Affari Internazionali

IAI has a long-standing tradition in the study of European integration, institutions, political economy and foreign policy. The research team at IAI have participated in numerous EU-funded research projects (CORE, MERCURY, MICROCON) and European and transatlantic networks. IAI has built on these projects as well as on their expertise in EU civilian capabilities for conflict prevention and crisis management for leading WP2 as well as to make contributions to other WPs that analyse the comprehensive approach and relations with other international organisations.

Participating Team members

Alessandro Marrone

Alessandro Marrone is Senior Fellow in the Security and Defence Programme at IAI, where he has worked since 2009. He is interested on European security and defence issues, Italian defence and foreign policy, European armed forces, NATO and CSDP.

Bernardo Venturi

Bernardo Venturi is a researcher in the European Affairs area. He works mainly on EU civilian crisis management, CFSP/CSDP, development cooperation and African affairs.

Cristian Barbieri

Cristian Barbieri is a junior researcher at IAI. His research interests concern mainly internal and external security of EU and CSDP Missions.

Federica Di Camillo

Federica Di Camillo is Senior Fellow in the Security and Defence Programme at IAI.

Nicoletta Pirozzi

Nicoletta Pirozzi is Senior Fellow in the European Affairs area of IAI in Rome and Adjunct Professor at “Roma Tre” University.

Paola Tessari

Paola Tessari is a former EU-CIVCAP Staff Member. This profile represents her biography at the time she worked for the project.

Tommaso De Zan

Tommaso De Zan is a former EU-CIVCAP Staff Member. This profile represents his biography at the time he worked for the project.

Work Packages

WP2: PREPARE

Capabilities in conflict prevention and peace-building: technology, personnel and procedures

WP4: REACT

European and international responses to conflict early response

WP7: LEARN

Lessons identified, lessons learned, and best practices

WP8: SHARE

Dissemination and communication