Bintu Zahara Sakor

Doctoral Researcher

Bintu Zahara Sakor
Email: binsak@prio.org
Mobile phone: +4793955307
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Research Interests

  • ​Political and Economic Development in Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Civil Wars and Post-conflict Dynamics
  • Gender Empowerment, Security and Peace
  • Non-violent Resistance & Democratization
  • Geopolitics in the Middle East

Background

Education

  • 2017: MSc Conflict Resolution and Quantitative Methods, University of Essex
  • 2016: BA, international Relations and Statistical Methods, University of Essex

Languages 

Norwegian, English, Mandinka, French



All Publications

Popular Article

Dahl, Marianne; Tora Sagård; Haakon Gjerløw & Bintu Zahara Sakor (2019) Twitterrevolusjonens vekst og fall [The Rise and Fall of the Twitter Revolution], Aftenposten, 8 December.

PRIO Policy Brief

Sakor, Bintu Zahara (2020) Youth Bulges in the Sahel: A Demographic Threat?, PRIO Policy Brief, 1. Oslo: PRIO.

Report - External Series

Sakor, Bintu Zahara; & Henrik Urdal (2020) Population and Security Challenges in the Sahel, UNFPA Policy Brief, 1. New York: United Nations Population Fund.
Sakor, Bintu Zahara; & Henrik Urdal (2020) Demographic Change, Insecurity and Human Capital in the Sahel, UNFPA Policy Brief, 2. New York: United Nations Population Fund.