Bereket Tsegay

Bereket Tsegay is a Research Associate at School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London, where he was awarded a PhD in Development Studies and a Senior Research and Policy Analyst at the UK and Horn of Africa based Pastoral and Environmental Network in the Horn of Africa (PENHA). Having an MA in Public Policy and Management from the University of Potsdam, Germany, his research has focused on the intersection of migration, conflict, pastoralism, social security, food systems, policy analysis, natural resource governance, dynamics of institutions in development, risk management, green economy and climate change. Tsegay has rich experience in both consultancy and programme management of the EU and UN supported activities in the Horn of Africa countries including Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, South Sudan and Sudan and Uganda. His latest co-edited book is Social Protection, Pastoralism and Resilience in Ethiopia: Lessons for Sub-Saharan Africa.

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School of Oriental and African Studies