Selina Daugalies

Project Manager

Selina is an MSc student in Politics, Security and War at the Swedish Defence University in Stockholm. She previously worked as a project assistant in the sub-Saharan Africa department of the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation in Berlin and as a research assistant for an independent security expert in Brussels with a regional focus on the Sahel. Selina is passionate about matters of international security, particularly EU interventions in West Africa, Arctic security, the climate-security nexus, and the impact of counterinsurgency operations on human rights standards. She previously published with Saferworld and Just Security.

Selina holds a joint BSc degree in Public Governance Across Borders from the University of Twente and the University of Münster. In her dissertation, she analysed the different levels of state accountability for the use of UAVs in warfare.

Languages: German, English, French, Italian

Illuminating the Climate-Conflict Nexus

As the interlinkages between climate change and conflict are highly contextual, the pursuits for generalisations and one-size-fits-all approaches to climate security are doomed to fail.