About This Project


UNSCdeb8 was originally developed within the context of the project: Which region? The politics of the UN Security Council P5 in international security crises, jointly run by Center for Security Studies at ETH Zürich, Department of Geography and Environment at the University of Geneva and SWP Berlin. The project is co-funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF) and the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG).

Project Team


Center for Security Studies, ETH Zürich
Andreas Wenger, Professor of Swiss and International Security Policy and Director of CSS.
Stephen Aris, Senior Researcher
Aglaya Snetkov, now Lecturer, UCL

Department of Geography and Environment at the University of Geneva
Juliet Fall, Professeure Ordinaire
Carinne Domingos, PhD Student

SWP Berlin (German Institute for International and Security Affairs)
Nadine Godehardt, Deputy Head of the Asian Research Division
Paul Kohlenberg, Research Associate
David Schulze and Ilja Sperling also provided valuable support.

Developers
Fred Sündermann – Fred wrote the algorithms to parse the UNSC meeting records and compile a queryable database file
Scientific IT Services, ETH Zürich – Developed the user interface and this website