Dr. Jörn Grävingholt

Function: Senior Researcher

Specialization: Political Scientist

Work areas:

  • State Fragility, Security and Development
  • Political order and development
  • The transformation of political systems in Eastern Europe and Central Asia
  • Regional Coordinator Europe and Central Asia

Responsibilities in education and training:

  • Development and security
  • Evaluation of Governance interventions

Refereed Publications

Non-refereed Publications

Opinion Pieces



E-mail Joern.Graevingholt@remove-this.die-gdi.de
Phone+49 (0)228 94927-172
Fax +49 (0)228 94927-130

In the Media

Logo: Bayern2

Leere Worte - Von der Bekämpfung der Fluchtursachen
Interview with Jörn Grävingholt
07 September 2016, Radio Bayern 2 Dossier Politik


Entwicklungspolitik im Gefüge einer "neuen deutschen Außenpolitik"
Jörn Grävingholt (2016)
Aus Politik und Zeitgeschichte (APuZ 28–29/2016)

In the media

Fluchtursachen sind flüchtig
Interview with Jörn Grävingholt
WDR 5 Politikum, 12 May 2016


The securitization of foreign aid
Brown, Stephen / Jörn Grävingholt (2016)
Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan


Cover: Third World Quarterly

Disaggregating state fragility: a method to establish a multidimensional empirical typology
Grävingholt, Jörn / Sebastian Ziaja / Merle Kreibaum (2015)
in: Third World Quarterly 36 (7), 1281-1296