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Assignments 2000-2012

2012


'Transparency and Accountability - Monitoring and Reporting Methods Under An Arms Trade Treaty'
For: Amnesty International, TransArms
 
'Rough Seas – Maritime Transport and Arms Shipments - Transport Services under an Arms Trade Treaty'
For: TransArms, Belgian Development Cooperation
 
'A Code of Conduct for Arms Transport by Air'
For: UNDP, Belgian Development Cooperation
 
'Analysis of arms supplies to the Democratic Republic of Congo'
For: Amnesty International
 
'Conventional arms sales of the UN Security Council Permanent Five Members'
For: Amnesty International, in cooperation with Omega Research Foundation
 
'The formalisation of artisanal mining in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Rwanda'
For: The Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) and the European Union
 
'Mapping of gold and diamond extraction and related social, economic and environmental issues in the Central African Republic'
For: ActionAid Nederland and Cordaid
 
'A profound analysis of The East African multi-modal transport network'
For: TransArms, Belgian Development Cooperation
 
'The impact of oil extraction on human rights in Uganda'
For: ActionAid Uganda, Belgian Development Cooperation

 
'Upstream Implementation of the OECD Due Diligence Guidance for responsible supply chains of minerals from conflict-affected and high-risk areas'
For: OECD
 
'Upstream Implementation of the OECD Due Diligence Guidance for responsible supply chains of minerals from conflict-affected and high-risk areas (final report)'
For: OECD
 
'Mapping Mining Activities in Eastern DRC'
For: Promines/World Bank, Belgian Foreign Affairs
 
'Map of artisanal gold mining sites in South Kivu, DRC'
For: BICC (Bonn International Center for Conversion)
 
'Mapping artisanal gold mining sites in Ituri'
For: IKV Pax Christi, Belgian Development Cooperation
 
'Mapping Conflict Minerals: GMES'
For: GMES, Belgian Development Cooperation
 
'Mapping Conflict Motives: M23'
For: EurAC, Belgian Development Cooperation
 
'Participatory Workshop on the Right to Water'
For: City of Antwerp, Belgian Development Cooperation
 
'Planning and Running a Research Project'
For: Belgian Development Cooperation
 
'Working With Conflict Dynamics'
For: Belgian Development Corporation
 
'Introduction to Cartography'
For: Belgian Development Corporation
 
'Online Databases for Arms Trade Research'
For: Belgian Development Corporation
2011

‘Study on irresponsible transfers and the EU arms embargo on Sudan’
For: TA-R, ASER, Black Book campaign project on EU arms transfers
 
‘Transparency and the Arms Trade Treaty’
For: Prio, TransArms, Amnesty International International Secretariat
 
‘Analysis of the Flemish bill on the import, export and transit of MSP material and related technology’
For: Amnesty International
 
‘Assesment of existing practice regarding end-user certification’
For: UNODA
 
‘Guide to Current Mining Reform Initiatives’
For: Eurac, Fatal Transactions, Belgian Network on Natural Resources
 
‘Analysis of Congolese gold traded trough Kenya’
For: Belgian Network on Natural Resources
 
‘Assessment of gold exploitation and trade in Eastern DRC’
For: GIZ, International Conference on the Great Lakes Region
 
‘Study on violence against women in Eastern DRC’
For: ITUC
 
‘Monitoring of the implementation of the OECD Due Diligence Guidance for responsible supply chains of Minerals from Conflict Affected and High Risk Areas’
For: OECD
 
‘Production of maps illustrating the link between natural resources and armed conflict in the DR Congo’
For: Comission Justice et Paix
 
‘Scrutiny of mining and trade at the DRC’s principal cassiterite mine Bisie’
For: The Fatal Transactions network
 
‘Joint publication on the social conditions in mining areas in Eastern DRC’
With ASSODIP

2010

‘Study into conflict motives of armed groups in the Province Orientale of the Democratic Republic of the Congo’
For: Fatal Transactions, European Union, Belgian Development Cooperation

‘Production of a map of mining concessions in the DR Congo’
For: Broederlijk Delen, Belgian Development Cooperation

‘Study of the mining sector in the Kivu hinterlands (Northern Katanga, Maniema and Bafwasende/Mambasa)’
For: International Alert

‘Capacity building of NGOs in the Central African Republic working on the exploitation of uranium’
For: Cordaid, Niza-Action Aid

‘Study of international initiatives regarding transparency and certification of minerals in Eastern DRC, including interviews with local stakeholders’
For: Swedwatch, Finnwatch, SOMO/MakeITfair

‘Inventory of the energy sector in the Democratic Republic of the Congo’
For: CRE-AC

‘Analysis of trade networks in Eastern DRC with regard to the mineral sector and their links with the military and politics’
For: International Alert, Directorate-General Development Cooperation of the European Commission

‘Short study on the problematic relationship between artisanal mining and armed conflict in Eastern DRC’
For: European Parliament

‘Collecting background information for a series of lectures’
For: Broederlijk Delen, Pax Christi Vlaanderen

‘Research on the present and future role of MONUC with regard to the resource issue’
For: Free the Slaves

‘Documenting cases of irresponsible arms transfers’
For: Amnesty International

‘Pre-feasibility assessment study-capacity building for stemming illicit SALW trafficking via air in the Great Lakes Region’
Forl: FIIAPP

‘Analysis of the international cluster munition convention’
For: Amnesty International

‘Study on international arms transfers to East Africa and armed violence’
For: TransArms

‘Report on the transport of weapons by air’
For: Amnesty International

‘Analysis of the international obligations of the Central African Republic with regard to the environment and the activities of companies’
For: Cordaid

‘Analysis of the Central Africal legislation on environment and mining’
For: Cordaid

2009

‘Study into conflict motives of armed groups in the Central African Republic’
For: Fatal Transactions

‘Study into conflict motives of armed groups in the Oriental Province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo’
For: Fatal Transactions

‘Production of a map of militarised mining areas in the Kivu region’
For: DFID

‘Technical study with maps on the correlation between conflict and environment in the Congolese war provinces’
For: UNEP

‘Update of the mapping study on Katanga’
For: NIZA

‘Guiding Congolese NGOs working on a series of publications on the exploitation of natural resources’
For: City of Antwerp, 11.11.11., Diakonia, NIZA, ACV-CSC

‘Strengthening the capacity of NGOs in the Central African Republic working on uranium exploitation’
For: Cordaid

'Strengthening the capacity of Congolese NGOs working on forest management'
For: City of Antwerp

‘Study on human rights violations nearby mining sites in South Kivu, Congo’
For: Amnesty International

‘Study on the impact of the global financial crisis on mining in Katanga’
For: Justice & paix, Fatal Transactions

‘Study about the role of Belgian traders in the mineral trade in Eastern DRC’
For: Broederlijk Delen

‘Study on Africa’s natural resources in a global context’
For: Réseau Naturelles Belge, Fatal Transactions

‘Study in regard of arms transfers to and from Zimbabwe to illustrate the need of a comprehensive Arms Trade Treaty’
For: Oxfam USA, Amnesty International

‘Study in regard of arms deliveries to the warring parties in Palestine’
For: Amnesty International

‘Study in regard of laws and regulations that govern the air transport of military equiment’
For: TransArms Europe

‘Study into circumvention of the UN sanctions regime against North Korea’

‘Comparative study of the Community General Export Authorisations (CGEA), vs. License Exceptions’
For: Flemish Arms Trade Monitoring Unit of the Flemish Department of Foreign Affairs

‘Study on the policy of FINEXPO and National Ducroire-Delcredere Service compared with the EURODAD Principles on Responsible Financing’
For: 11.11.11., CNCD

2008

‘Arms research’
For: UN Panel of Experts DRC

‘Study concerning the visualisation of conflict motives on geographical maps – Central African Republic’
Financed by: European Union

‘Study concerning the visualisation of conflict motives on geographical maps – update Katanga’
For: Netherlands Institute for Southern Africa

‘Afghanistan – arms proliferation fuels further abuse’
For: Amnesty International

‘Blood at the Crossroads: making the case for an arms trade treaty’
For: Amnesty International

‘Study concerning the working field of the Belgian national Export Credit Agency (Delcredere Service)’
For: NGO 11.11.11

‘Lobby paper concerning the UN and the Kimberley Process’
For: Fatal Transactions

‘Towards a sustainable cocoa chain: power and possibilities within the cocoa and chocolate
sector’

For: Oxfam International

‘From conflict resources to sustainable development, Memorandum by Fatal Transactions
on the European Union’s contribution to natural resource management in Africa’

For: Fatal Transactions

‘Two submissions to the European Investment Bank’
For: Fatal Transactions

‘Strengthening the research capacity of Congolese NGOs working on natural resources’
For: 11.11.11, NIZA, City of Antwerp, Diakonia

‘Analysis of Finexpo and Ducroire/Delcredere’s practices in the light of EURODAD principles on responsible financing’
For: 11.11.11, CNCD

‘Study on the biomass/palm oil sector’
For: Greenpeace

‘Study concerning Chinese weapons in Darfur’
For: Panorama – British Broadcasting Corporation

2007

‘Study concerning the visualisation of conflict motives on geographical maps – case study
Kivus DRC’

For: Fatal Transactions

‘Study concerning the visualisation of conflict motives on geographical maps – update Katanga’
For: Netherlands Institute for Southern Africa

‘Study concerning the Tenke Fungurume mining project in the DRCongo’
For: Diakonia and SwedWatch

‘Study concerning arms trade in and to Sudan’
For: Amnesty International – International Secretariat

‘Study concerning policy options of the European Commission with regard to anti-proliferation of firearms and explosive materials in Africa’
For: Gruppo Soges (consultancy)

‘Study concerning arms transfers to Africa, Asia and South America, and on the desirability of an international treaty on arms trade’
For: Amnesty International – International Secretariat

‘Study into arms imports in Pakistan’
For: Amnesty International – International Secretariat

‘Study into environmental and social standards of European export credit insurance companies’
For: 11.11.11

‘Study concerning the working field of the Belgian National Export Credit Agency (Delcredere Service)’
For: 11.11.11

‘Compilation of a human rights course for companies having commercial relations with African countries’
Funded by: City of Antwerp

2006

‘Study into the legislation and the practical approach adopted by financial institutions concerning the supply of products and services to arms exporting companies’

‘Study into human rights obligations of private financial institutions’
For: BankTrack

‘Study into arms exports from the former Yugoslavia’

‘Study into Flemish export and transit of arms, the Flemish licence policy on the subject, and the arms legislation in European countries’
For: Flemish Peace Institute

‘Study into the role of Uganda in the Congolese civil war’
For: Amnesty International, IANSA campaign

‘Study concerning the visualisation of conflict motives on geographical maps’
Financed by: Belgian Federal Public Service Foreign Affairs and European Union

‘Study into financial aspects of large mining projects in Katanga, DRC’
For: Broederlijk Delen

‘Interests of Congolese politicians in the mineral industry in the DRC’
For: Fatal Transactions

2005

‘Arms trafficking in the Great Lakes Region: Tanzania’
For: Belgian Federal Public Service Foreign Affairs

‘Interests of Congolese politicians in the mineral industry in the DRC'
For: Fatal Transactions

‘Training package for monitoring arms embargo’
For: MONUC, funded by the Belgian Federal Public Service Foreign Affairs

‘Contract research: Arms flows from the Middle East’
For: Amnesty International

‘Contract research: Arms procurement Central Africa’
For: Amnesty International and RAID

‘Civil society activity on disarmament in Europe and Brazil'
For: publication IPIS

‘Contract research: DRC: arming the East’
For: Amnesty International

‘Colombia – development education’
Financed by: Flemish Ministry of Foreign Policy

2004

‘Colombia: Ecomujer –Cartografie de la Esperenza I/b: Peace building and preventive diplomacy’
Financed by: Belgische Federale Overheidsdienst Buitenlandse Zaken

Contract research: ‘Violation of the UN-weapon embargo against East-Congo’
For: All Party Parliamentary Group on the Great Lakes Region & Genocide Prevention (APPG) House of Commons, UK

‘European Arms Exports to Latin America’
For: publication IPIS-publication

‘EU Policies towards the Colombian Conflict’
For: United Nations University – Comparative Regional Integration Studies

‘Containing arms trafficking to the South: European arms export laws vs. facts set in a Latin American context’
For: IPIS-publicatieon

‘Arms for Macondo’
For: publication ’Noord-Zuid Cahier’

‘Colombia: Ecomujer –Cartografie de la Esperenza I/a: vredesopbouw en preventieve diplomatie’
Financed by: Belgische Federale Overheids-dienst Buitenlandse Zaken.

‘Lessen in samenwerkingsontwikkeling - over het gewapend conflict in Sierra Leone en illegale exploitatie en handel in bloeddiamanten’
For: AROSA (Adviesraad voor ontwikkelingssamenwerking Antwerpen)

2003

‘UN Panel of Experts on Somalia’
For: United Nations

‘Consultancy to the Belgian Senate Commission ‘Great Lakes’
For: Belgian Senate

‘3 case studies on arms trafficking in Africa’
For: Amnesty International

Contract research : ‘Les enjeux économiques du conflit en Ituri’
For: UNDP

Contract research: ‘Congo’s Privatised War Economy’
For: NOVIB

‘The political economy of resource trafficking in the Democratic Republic of Congo’
Financed by: Belgian Federal Public Service Foreign Affairs

2002

‘UN Panel of Experts on Liberia’
Outsourcing of expert
For: United Nations

‘Colombia, Belgium and the weapon industry’
For: publication IPIS

‘Case study Lebanese arms and diamond traders in West-Africa’
For: publication Global Witness.

‘Natural Resources’
Financed by: Belgian Federal Public Service Foreign Affairs

‘Coltan trade’
For: Kerk in Actie

2001

‘UN Panel of Experts on Liberia’
Outsourcing of expert
For: United Nations

Contract research: ‘FN Herstal: licensed production’
For: Small Arms Survey

Contract research: ‘Diamonds and Conflicts in Congo’
For: Partnership Africa Canada

2000

‘UN Panel of Experts on Sierra Leone: Diamonds & Arms’
Outsourcing of expert
For: United Nations

Consultancy work: ‘Angola: air transport network & sanctions violations’
For: United Nations

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