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Luca Jourdan

Full Professor

Department of History and Cultures

Academic discipline: M-DEA/01 Demology, Ethnology and Anthropology

Coordinator of PhD Programme in Global Histories, Cultures, and Politics

Curriculum vitae

Luca Jourdan (PhD) is researcher and lecturer of Cultural Anthropology and Political Anthropology at the University of Bologna. He has a long experience with NGO (Chad, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo and Vietnam). Since 2001 he has carried out field research on youth and war, childhood crisis, informal economies and the frontier in North Kivu (Democratic Republic of Congo). From 2004 to 2005 he was country coordinator in east-DRC for a research project ("Re-imaging peace after massacres") carried out by CERI (Paris) and finaced by the Ford Foundation (USA). He is member of the Italian Ethnological Mission in Eqautorial Africa  and he is currently carrying out a research in Uganda, financed by the Corus (France) on the impact of environmental crisis among islanders in the lake Victoria.