Nicolas Libert

Nicolas is currently pursuing his Master’s in European Studies, focusing especially on the Security of the European Union and international security in Sciences Po Strasbourg. After spending one year at Aberystwyth University, where he focused his studies on Counter Terrorism and intelligence services, he wrote his dissertation on the cooperation of intelligence services in Europe. Furthermore, he was part of a project under a mandate of the Robert Schumann Foundation on the implementation of the European Defence fund. His interest is mainly about questions regarding the struggle against violent extremism, International Relations, and European security. During his time in ICCT, Nicolas will mainly work on a project on the role of traditional authorities in strengthening resilience to violent extremism in West Africa.