Curriculum vitae

Marco Massoni – PhD – is a political analyst and an international relations expert, specialist in African Studies and Extra-Western Philosophies. He was appointed Diplomatic Senior Advisor to the Delegation for the Italian Presidency of the G8 at the Directorate-General for Sub-Saharan Africa of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. He also worked with EU, OSCE, UN and several international NGOs. He is currently Director of Research for Africa at the Italian Military Centre of Strategic Studies (CeMiSS) at the Italian Centre for Defense Higher Studies (CASD), CEO of the Middle East & Africa Foundation (MEA) of Brussels, Secretary General of the Institute for Global Studies (IGS), Editorial Director of the quarterly Politica Africana and both Professor (Adjunct Faculty) of International Relations at The American University of Rome (AUR) and of International Law and Peace Processes at the Department of Political Sciences of the University Roma Tre.