Rousbeh Legatis
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Rousbeh Legatis

Trainer for Conflict-sensitive Journalism

Rousbeh Legatis works as a practice-oriented peace and conflict researcher on media-related peacebuilding, conflict transformation and its interrelation with Dealing with the Past (DwP) processes.

For various years he covered as correspondent for the international news agency Inter Press Service (IPS) world politics and day-to-day business at the U.N. Headquarters in New York. Currently, he is consulting in projects together with civil society, state institutions and international organisations in Colombia´s peace process, while teaching on peace and conflict transformation in public and private universities.

As political scientist, graduated at the Free University Berlin, he works as a researcher at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) at the University of London.