Esther Marijnen

Position: Assistant ProfessorEsther Marijnen_w.png


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Esther's area of expertise is environmental issues, and how nature is governed in conflict areas. Adopting a political ecology approach, she focusses on the militarisation of conservation, natural resources, public authority and dynamics of violent conflict. She mainly works in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Keywords: Political ecology, nature, conflict, DRC, militarisation, natural resources, public authority.



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