Team | GIGA Berlin Office

Contact Competence Länder und Regionen

So Young Chang

Research Fellow / Doctoral Student
  • Citizenship policy
  • Migration and development
  • Gender and labour migration
  • Asia
  • Foreign Policy Analysis
  • BRICS and International Order
  • State fragility and transformation
  • Cyber foreign policy
  • Pakistan
  • India
  • Afghanistan
  • Democracy and democratization
  • political parties
  • civil Society
  • co-operative societies
  • traditional rule
  • human rights
  • Ghana
  • Kenya
  • Malawi
  • Namibia
  • South Africa
  • Tanzania
  • Zambia (foreign policy)
  • ethnicization of politics in Latin America
  • ethnic mobilization of social movements
  • indigenous rights
  • social conflicts
  • Bolivian constitution making process
  • Latin America, especially Bolivia
  • Head of the GIGA Berlin Office
  • Transnational migration and diaspora policies
  • EU-Latin America Relations
  • Cuba's Transformation: Crisis, Continuity and Change in Socialist Cuba
  • Latin America
  • Cuba
  • Salafism in the Maghreb (Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco)
  • Civil Society in Autocracies
  • Authoritarianism and Civil Society Development in Algeria
  • State Failure and Ethnic Conflicts in Southeast Asia (esp. Burma/Myanmar and the Philippines)
  • Political Change in Burma/Myanmar
  • Islam und Islamism in Bangladesh und Southeast Asia
  • Burma/Myanmar
  • Bangladesch
  • Philippinen
  • Maghreb
  • Political Sytems
  • Latin America
  • Immigration policy and integration of migrants into the polity across Latin America
  • Latin America
  • Comparative research on international sanctions
  • Authoritarian regimes
  • Democratization
  • Foreign policy and development policy
  • Neopatrimonialism / corruption and their effects on political regimes
  • State and public administration
  • Southern Africa and East Africa
  • South Africa
  • Botswana
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe
  • Kenya