Thorsten Benner, Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi)

Thorsten Benner, Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi)

Thorsten Benner is co-founder and director of the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi) in Berlin. His areas of interest include international organizations (focusing on the United Nations), peace and security, data and technology politics, and the interplay of the US, Europe and non-Western powers in the making of global (dis)order. Prior to co-founding GPPi in 2003, he worked with the German Council on Foreign Relations in Berlin, the UN Development Programme in New York, and the Global Public Policy Project in Washington, DC.

Thorsten participated in Panel 3: Democracy and Human Rights and presented a paper for panel 7.