Media and public debate

Faculty and students from the department are regularly featured in media and public debate. Below are appearances this year. Earlier appearances can be found on the page The Department in Media 2012-2018.

Sten Hagberg in French international radio and television on the violence in Burkina Faso

2019-05-02

  • On 1 May 2019, Professor Sten Hagberg was interwieved by Radio France Internationale (in English) concerning the recent surge of violence and terrorist attacks in Burkina Faso: "Civilians bear brunt of surge of violence in Burkina Faso"
  • On 12 May 2019, Professor Sten Hagberg was interviewed (both in French and in English) by the international media TV channel France24 about the security situation in Burkina Faso after Sunday’s attack on a Catholic church in Dablo in the Sanmatenga Province. Six persons were killed, including a Catholic Priest, Hagberg pointed out that the attack that has so far not been claimed aims to divide the country and fracture the religious and ethnic tolerance.

Media and Debate 2019–2020