Alexander Ritzmann is the Senior Adviser MENA-Region (Middle East/North Africa) for the  Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH in Cairo, Egypt.

Before that, Ritzmann was a Senior Policy Advisor with the “European Foundation for Democracy” in Brussels and a Research Fellow with the “Brandenburg Institute for Society and Security” in Potsdam.  He specializes in Democracy Promotion, Political Islam, and Violent Extremism.

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