Frank Ubachs


Frank Ubachs is a Senior Consultant on conflict and identity, currently involved in projects on prevention of youth extremism and on migration issues. He holds Master degrees in Eastern Christian Studies (Nijmegen University, UC de Louvain) and in Security Studies of the Middle East and Central Asia (University of St Andrews). Former Fellow at the Centre for Religion, Conflict and the Public Domain of Groningen University (Netherlands), he has served as Executive Director for The Hague Process on Refugees and Migration, and Policy Advisor in the Human Rights and Good Governance Department at the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs, concerned with intercultural dialogue and religion in international affairs. Frank is affiliated with the AE-Centre for Peacemediation, Dialogue and Peacebuilding in Northern Africa (Morges, Switzerland) and the Foundation for International Freedom of Religion and Belief (Utrecht, Netherlands).