Who we are

The Politics After War is a research network for collaborative activities and knowledge sharing among researchers interested in dynamics of party politics, political mobilisation, state-society relations and the state in post-civil war contexts.

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Our Special Issue in ‘Government and Opposition’ is now out! Click here for more information. 


Workshop: Reexamining Dilemmas of Peacebuilding in the Era of Trump and COVID

Upcoming Network Events September 2020

Conference: Conflict, Security and Development

Member News March 2020

Workshop: “EL war” Postwar Politics: Memory, Amnesia, and Denial in the Service of Electoral Victory

Member News February 2019

PAW-Section at the ECPR General Conference

Network Events September 2019

PAW-Panel and Workshop at the 2019 IAGS Conference

Network Events July 2019

PAW-Panel at the ECAS 2019 Conference

Network Events June 2019

PAW & Folke Bernadotte Academy Workshop, Stockholm

Network Events April 2019

Conference: ‘Extreme Violence: investigate, rescue, judge. Syria, Rwanda, Democratic Republic of Congo’, Paris

Member News March 2019

Workshop and Research-Policy Dialogue on Sustainable Peace, Monrovia

Member News November 2018

2018 Frankson Johnson Goodnow Award

Member News September 2018

PAW-Panel at the Conflict Research Society Annual Conference 

Network Events September 2018

To read more about the recent works and activities, visit here.