Enver Ferhatovic

Research Fellow

Studied Political Science/Law (M.A, 1999) at the Freie Universität Berlin and Islamic Sciences at Sarajevo/Cairo University (M.A, 2007).

Posted with the UN, EU and OSCE mostly in crisis areas (Balkans, Eastern Europe, Horn of Africa, Central Asia) between 1998 and 2014.

Relevant positions to the project: Senior Political Advisor for Strategy for UN’s High Representative/EU Special Representative to Bosnia and Herzegowina, 2006-2008 (OHR/EUSR BiH), Political Advisor to the EU Special Representative to Sudan(EUSR SUDAN) 2008-2010, Head of Strategic Planning, Analysis and Reporting Department at the EU Police Mission to Afghanistan 2012 (EUPOL AFG) and Political Advisor for Kenya and Somalia to the EU Capacity Building Mission at the Horn of Africa 2013 (EUCAP NESTOR)

Selected publications

  • Ferhatovic, E. Avoiding Another Disaster in Sudan, Lessons for the EU Common Foreign and Security Policy in Turkish Foreign Policy Quarterly, Istanbul, March 2010
  • Ferhatovic, E. European Security and Defence Policy in action, Chapter in Michael Merlingen and Rasa Ostrauskaite (eds.), European Security and Defence Policy: an Implementation Perspective (Routledge), 2008