Student Researcher, Centre on Conflict, Development and Peacebuilding (CCDP)
Spoken languages
French, English, Italian
Areas of expertise
  • Political Sociology
  • Immigrants, refugees, diasporas
  • Armed conflict, violence


Elio Panese is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Development Studies at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, majoring in Power and Conflict and minoring in Mobilities, Spaces and Cities. He works as a Student Researcher within the core team of the Center on Conflict, Development & Peacebuilding (CCDP).

Elio holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Lausanne, Switzerland. He is also active in different organizations conducting advocacy work and outreach activities in the fields of migration and development.