Prof. Dr. Kai Michael Kenkel


  • Short CV

    • Since 03/2017: Associate at the GIGA Institute for Latin American Studies

    • 03/2016 - 02/2017: Visiting Researcher at the GIGA Institute of Latin American Studies Funding: CNPq

    • Since 2013: Professor at the Institute of International Relations, Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (IRI/PUC-Rio), Brazil

    Current Research

    • Security

    • Intervention norms

    • Responsibility to protect

    Countries and Regions

    • Brazil

    Prof. Dr. Kai Michael Kenkel


    GIGA Focus Latin America | 5/2022

    Back from the Depths: Brazil, the World and the EU after Lula’s Electoral Victory

    The Lula government will realign Brazil with its multilateral diplomatic traditions and be more in sync with EU foreign policy. But the country will face considerably more political and economic challenges vis-à-vis Lula’s first term in office.

    Cambridge Review of International Affairs | 10/2016

    Rising powers and intervention: contested norms and shifts in global order

    Philip Cunliffe

    Brazilian Political Science Review | 04/2016

    Emerging Powers and the Notion of International Responsibility: Moral Duty or Shifting Goalpost?

    Marcelle Trote Martins

    Global Governance : A Review of Multilateralism and International Organizations | 2016

    Brazil and the ‘Responsibility While Protecting’ Initiative: Norms and the Timing of Diplomatic Support

    Christina Stefan

    Moderator, Panelist, Panelist, Panelist | 12/10/2016

    The End of the Rise? The BRICS Summit in India

    GIGA Forum GIGA Hamburg, Hamburg: 12/10/2016 Organisers: German Institute for Global and Area Studies (GIGA)

    Ende des Aufstiegs? BRICS-Gipfel in Indien

    Moderator, Speaker, Panelist, Panelist | 13/07/2016

    Brazil: Crisis and Games

    GIGA Forum GIGA Hamburg, Hamburg: 13/07/2016 Organisers: German Institute for Global and Area Studies (GIGA)

    Brazil: Hardship and Games

    Teaching | Universität Hamburg | 2016

    Latin America in international relations

    Universität Hamburg Hamburg Germany


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