Bernardo Venturi

Position: 
Associate fellow
Expertise: 
Africa
Crisis management
Peacebuilding
CSDP
EU external relations
Sustainable development

Bernardo Venturi is Associate Fellow at IAI, where he focuses on Africa, civilian crisis management, EU external relations, peacebuilding and development. He is also Director and Co-Founder of the Agency for Peacebuilding (AP). He has 15 years of experience as a scholar and a practitioner, publishing extensively on peacebuilding, security, Africa affairs and European Union foreign policy. He consults for international organisations and NGOs and he lectures in several MA courses and international training programmes.
Bernardo obtained his PhD in 2009 from the University of Bologna, where he also held a post-doctoral research fellowship. Periods of study and research led him to the Chulalongkorn University in Thailand, to the Moldova State University, to the Oslo’s Peace Research Institute (PRIO) in Norway, to the United States Institute for Peace (USIP) and to the Sussex University in the UK. Among his past positions, he also contributed to the European Peacebuilding Liaison Office (EPLO) serving as Steering Committee member and he was a Lecturer for five years at the Marist College, Florence Branch Campus.

I beni pubblici europei nel bilancio dell'Unione

Olimpia Fontana, Bernardo Venturi
Roma, IAI, April 2018, 17 p.
In: Documenti IAI

Report on EU comprehensive approach to conflict prevention and peacebuilding

Giovanni Faleg, Nicoletta Pirozzi, Bernardo Venturi
EU-CIVCAP Deliverable 4.3, 23 March 2018, 72 p.
In: Other papers/articles

The Security–Migration–Development Nexus Revised: A Perspective from the Sahel

Bernardo Venturi,
Brussels, Foundation for European Progressive Studies (FEPS) and Rome, Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI), December 2017, 170 p.
In: Books

The EU and the Sahel: A Laboratory of Experimentation for the Security–Migration–Development Nexus

Bernardo Venturi
Roma, IAI, December 2017, 19 p.
In: IAI Working Papers

The Joint Africa-EU Strategy

Nicoletta Pirozzi, Nicolò Sartori, Bernardo Venturi
Brussels, European Parliament, 15 November 2017, 52 p.
In: Other papers/articles

Africa and Italy's Relations After the Cold War

Bernardo Venturi
in Dawn Nagar and Charles Mutasa (eds.), Africa and the World. Bilateral and Multilateral International Diplomacy, Cham, Palgrave Macmillan, 2018, p. 169-188
In: Other papers/articles

Focus euroatlantico, 04

Riccardo Alcaro,
Roma, Senato, June 2017, 35 p.
In: Reports for Parliament

The EU, the US and the International Strategic Dimension of Sub-Saharan Africa

Bernardo Venturi, Nicoletta Pirozzi,
Brussels, Foundation for European Progressive Studies (FEPS) and Rome, Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI), December 2016, 270 p.
In: Books

Procedures, Personnel and Technologies for Conflict Prevention and Peacebuilding

Tommaso De Zan, Paola Tessari, Bernardo Venturi
EU-CIVCAP Deliverable 2.1, 30 November 2016, 70 p.
In: Other papers/articles

The EU's Struggle with Normative Leadership in Sub-Saharan Africa

Bernardo Venturi
Roma, IAI, November 2016, 20 p.
In: IAI Working Papers