Associate Researcher

Dr. Andrea Licata

Former Team Members

Käte Hamburger Kolleg / Centre for Global Cooperation Research
Schifferstraße 44
47059 Duisburg

Tel:  +49 (0)203 379-5230
Fax: +49 (0)203 379-5276
E-mail: licata@spam

Research Interests

  • Environmental Sustainability
  • University Efforts in the Field of Sustainability
  • Internet and the Green Economy
  • Global Cooperation on Climate
  • International Sustainable Transportation and Renewable Energy
  • Conflict Prevention and International Disarmament
  • Multilateral Cooperation in the Mediterranean

Current Projects

  • Successful Cases of Global Cooperation
  • Local Good Practices and International Transfer of Knowledge
  • The Impact of the Internet on Sustainability
  • Sustainable Peace


2003-2007 International University Institute for European Studies (IUIES), Italy
PhD in Transborder Policies for Daily Life
2001-2002 University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Faculty of Social Sciences, International Relations
EU Socrates Programme
1998 European Peace University, Stadtschlaining, Austria
Semester in Peace Studies
1996-2003 University of Trieste, Italy
Faculty of Politcal Sciene
M.A. in International and Diplomatic Science

Selected Publications

Licata, Andrea (2011): Il caso dell’area militare di Visco e il valore della memoria <The demilitarised zone of Visco and the value of memorial>, Urbanistica Informazioni, numero 239-240

Licata, Andrea (2006): From military to civil: the case of Monte Nardello, CISP-Pisa University, Scienza e Pace (Magazine)

Licata, Andrea (2001): Professione: pace - Problemi e prospettive di una nuova disciplina, in Annuario della pace <Working for Peace - Issues and Perspectives in a New Discipline>, Asterios, Trieste, pp. 239-246 (with Prof. Giovanni Scotto)

Licata, Andrea (2001): Università per la pace - il ruolo dell'università nell'analisi e nell'impegno a favore della pace <University for Peace - the analytical Role of the University and its efforts to promote Peace>, (coordinator), I.S.I.G. - Istituto di Sociologia Internazionale - Gorizia / Università degli studi di Trieste, Gorizia

Teaching Responsibilities

  • IUIES - International University Institute for European Studies, Trieste, Italy: Seminars on environmental and economic issues (2007-2008)

Seminars and Conferences

  • "Wege zur Bildung durch Wissenschaft - heute", participant, University of Hamburg, 1.11.2012
  • "Italy meets Germany", participant, Institute for Cultural Diplomacy, Berlin, 17.-20.9.2012
  • Participant at Dresden Future Forum "Leben in der digitalen Welt", with Jeremy Rifkin, 14.6.2012
  • Participant at Symposium for Wolfgang Sachs “Sufficiency - What is missing on the Rio Agenda”, Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung, Berlin, 21.-22.5.2012
  • Lectures at various schools, universities, local administrations and NGOs in Europe and North America (2007-2012)
  • Speaker at Conferences on International Disarmament in Okinawa, Japan, November 2007
  • Presentation at the Convention "Facing the Transformation of War and Peace", IUPIP of Rovereto, Italy, 27.11.-3.12.2006
  • Presentation at the Conference "The empire of new rules and the ethics of social networks", University of Trieste, Italy, 28.8.-8.9.2006
  • Participant at "National Reconciliation and Inter-Ethnic and Religious Tolerance in the Western Balkans", Belgrade, Serbia, 28.-29.10.2005
  • Presentation at the Conference "Mobility and Solidarity in Contemporary Europe - Trans-Local vs. Nexal. Nationally Contained Identity Mechanism of Social Cohesion", Faculty of Social Science, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia, 7.-9.10.2005
  • Scholarship for the Seminar "Democracy and Religion", Study Center of Historical Philosophy - Luigi Salvatorelli Foundation, Italy, 2005


  • Teaching Assistant in the Sociology of International Relations (2008), University of Trieste, Italy
  • Teaching Assistant in the History of Political Parties and Movements (2004), University of Trieste, Italy

Jennifer Apé, B.A.

Susanne Brunnbauer, B.A.

Marie Abla Dikpor, B.A.

Saina Klein, B.A.

Patricia Rinck, M.A.

Matthias Schuler, M.A.

Dr Katja Freistein

Dr Frank Gadinger

Prof. Dr Volker M. Heins

Philipp Michaelis, M.A.

Tobias Niclas Schäfer, M.A.

Dr Nina Schneider

Eva Marie Trösser, M.A.

Sabrina Pischer, M.A.

Dr Christine Unrau

Daniela Weißkopf, B.A.

Carla Gierich, M.A.

Freya Köhler, M.A.

Rakchanok Chatjuthamard, M.A.

Julia Fleck, B.A.

Juliana Fischer, B.A.

Martin Wolf, M.A.

Prof. Dr Tobias Debiel

Prof. Dr Claus Leggewie

Prof. Dr Dirk Messner

Prof. Dr. Jan Aart Scholte

Prof. Dr Sigrid Quack

Dipl.-Soz. Wiss. Uwe Amerkamp

Senyurt Isbecer

Dr Markus Böckenförde, LL.M.

Andrea Bosserhoff

Dr Rainer Baumann

Hannah Bollig

Dr Rainer Baumann

Tina Berntsen, M.A.

Magdalena Albers, B.A.

Luis Aue, MSc, MSc

Kristine Avram, M.A.

Wren Chadwick, B.A. J.D.

Till Christofzik, B.A.

Patrick Clasen, B.A.

Lena Delfs

Daniela Dietmayr, B.A.

Nina Fink, B.A.

Niklas Graf, B.A.

Ingo Haltermann, M.A.

Florian Heimes

Fentje Jacobsen, M.A.

Nele Kortendiek, M.Sc.

Jonas Krischke

Nadja Krupke, M.A.

Annegret Kunde, M.A., M.P.S.

Max Lesch, M.A.

Tim Linka, B.A.

Anika Mahla, B.A.

Dennis Michels, M.A.

Denis Neumann, M.A.

Stefanie Ostheimer, M.A.

Pol Bargués Pedreny, M.A.

Franziska Perlick, B.A.

PD Dr. Alexandra Przyrembel

Jana Rademacher, M.A.

Jan Schablitzki, B.A.

Moritz Schönleber, B.A.

Jan Schuster, M.A.

Marcel Siepmann, M.A.

Elena Simon, M.A.

Christian Skorupa, B.A.

Jörn Skowronek

Christopher Smith, M.A.

Jutta Teuwsen, M.A.

Stephen Virchow, B.A.

Shahira Wassef

Dr. Silke Weinlich

Gisela Wohlfahrt, M.A.

Dr. Andrea Licata