Gwinyayi Albert Dzinesa

Research Intern

Gwinyayi Albert Dzinesa left PRIO in 2003. The information on this page is kept for historical reasons.

Research Interests

Research Intern on the NISAT team focussing on Small Arms transfers to the West Africa Sub Region. The Small Arms Problem in Southern Africa. Doctoral thesis titled "Disarmament, Demobilization, Reintegration, Repatriation and Resettlement (DDRRR) as a Component of Post- Conflict Peace building in Zimbabwe, Namibia and South Africa." The Security Sector and HIV/AIDS in Zimbabwe


Languages spoken:

English, Shona, Elementary Portuguese

Working experience:

Currently: Research Intern, NISAT & Doctoral Candidate, Centre for Africa's International Relations Doctoral Support Programme, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg.

March-July 2003 PhD Candidate/ Assistant Lecturer, Centre for Africa International Relations Doctoral Support Programme, University of the Witwatersrand.

2001-2003 Research & Publications Officer, Centre for Defence Studies, University of Zimbabwe. The Centre for Defence Studies is a research and development institute, affiliated to the University of Zimbabwe, which focuses on peace and security issues of significance to Africa. Graduate Teaching Assistant in War and Strategic Studies, History Department, University Of Zimbabwe. Academic Profile: MA War and Strategic Studies, University of Zimbabwe BA Honours in History, University of Zimbabwe

All Publications

Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Dzinesa, Gwinyayi Albert (2004) A Comparative Perspective of UN Peacekeeping in Angola and Namibia, International Peacekeeping 11(4): 644–663.