Dr. Gëzim Visoka is a Lecturer on Peace and Conflict Studies at Dublin City University in Ireland. Dr. Visoka’s research focuses on post-conflict peace-building, global governance and foreign policy of small states. His most recent books include: PeaceFiguration after International Intervention (Routledge, 2016) and Shaping Peace in Kosovo (Palgrave Macmillan, 2016). Gëzim has published seven book chapters and fourteen articles in peer-reviewed journals, including: Journal of CommonMarket Studies, Foreign Policy Analysis, International Peacekeeping,Civil Wars, Journal of Intervention and Statebuilding, Peacebuilding,East European Politics and Journal of Human RightsPractice. He has over ten years of experience in working with civil society, international organisations, and foreign affairs consultancy in Kosovo.*
*All references to Kosovo, whether to the territory, institutions or population, in this text shall be understood in full compliance with United Nations Security Council Resolution 1244 and without prejudice to the status of Kosovo.