Senior Research Fellow
Cori Wielenga holds a PhD in Conflict Resolution and Peace Studies from the University of KwaZulu Natal. Her research interest is in reconciliation, transitional justice, and post-conflict reconstruction in Africa. Her research initially focused on the intersection between national and community level reconciliation in Rwanda and South Africa but now more broadly includes emerging reconciliation processes across the continent.
- Transboundary governance
- Regional transitional justice, reconciliation policy and regionalism in Africa
- Competing reconciliation and transitional justice norms in Africa
- Discourse analysis of reconciliation in peace agreements, constitutions and documents that guide transitional justice mechanisms in Africa