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Joe Devanny

Joe Devanny

Dr Joe Devanny is a Research Fellow at the International Centre for Security Analysis (ICSA) at the Policy Institute, King's College London (KCL). His research focuses on national security co-ordination and strategy, intelligence analysis and particularly open-source intelligence (OSINT). Between 2014 and 2016, Joe worked at the Institute for Government and KCL as a postdoctoral research associate on the AHRC-funded Contemporary History of Whitehall project. Prior to that, he worked briefly in academic publishing and, between 2007 and 2013, for the UK Government. He holds a PhD in political theory from the University of Cambridge, as well as degrees in European Studies and Political Science.
Harare violence is yet another wake up call for SADC
Harare violence is yet another wake up call for SADC
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What should we expect from the Zimbabwean elections?
What should we expect from the Zimbabwean elections?
A coup in November, now elections in July. After years of waiting for post-Mugabe politics in Zimbabwe, the new dispensation is in full campaigning...
The dictator’s dilemma: How to succeed at succession
The dictator’s dilemma: How to succeed at succession
Have dictators finally had their day? From retirements to coups d’etat, presidential term limits and opposition candidates winning elections,...
Zimbabwe: The mystery of the missing MDC-T constitution
Zimbabwe: The mystery of the missing MDC-T constitution
Political parties are a key element of democratic politics. Their internal deliberations and leadership elections can have significant consequences...