Assunta Nicolini

Afghanistan and Pakistan Migration, Displacement and Security Researcher, Doctoral Candidate at City University London

Assunta Nicolini is an independent researcher focusing on migration, forced displacement and security. Her area of expertise is in the region of Afghanistan and Pakistan where she regularly carries out research fieldworks.

Assunta holds a BA in Development Studies, a MA in Refugees Studies and a MsC in Social Research Methods. She is currently completing her doctoral thesis in Migration Studies at City University in London.



Migration and Militancy Along the Pakistani Border

Ongoing counter-insurgency efforts by the Pakistani military are leaving thousands displaced. Meanwhile, militants freely use established migration routes to conduct their operations, argues Assunta Nicolini.

Assunta Nicolini

27 Apr 2015

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