Claudia Cruz Almeida
Conflict Transformation Research
Claudia Cruz Almeida supports the Conflict Transformation Department as an intern and is currently pursuing her Master’s degree in Peace and Conflict Studies at the Otto-von-Guericke Universität Magdeburg.
Prior to joining Berghof, Claudia gained experience in the field of peacebuilding by completing in 2019 an internship at the Permanent Mission of Spain to the United Nations Office at Vienna and in 2020 an internship at the Peace Action Training and Research Institute of Romania. In her work and research, Claudia focuses on post-conflict transitions and nonviolent movements adopting a gender-sensitive lens.
Claudia holds a Double Bachelor’s Degree in International Business and International Relations from the European University of Madrid and she enjoyed exchange experiences at the Europa-Universität Viadrina and the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). She has also already completed a first Master’s Degree in Development Cooperation and Emancipatory Education from the University of the Basque Country.