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Barbara Mittelhammer

  • Place of residence: Berlin, Germany
  • Clients: Think Tanks, Stiftungen, Regierungs- oder ähnliche öffentliche Institutionen, NGOs, Internationale Organisationen, Unternehmen
  • Email: mail[at]bmittelhammer[dot]de

Short introduction

Barbara Mittelhammer is an independent political analyst and consultant based in Berlin, and, inter alia, an affiliated expert at Lanosec. She focuses on human security, the gender, peace and security agenda, and feminist foreign policy. She has a well-versed background in foreign and security policy and extensive experience in political analysis and consulting as well as program development and multi-stakeholder management.

She has worked in a leading position with a political consultancy, managing the consultancy’s Berlin office and think tank unit. Prior to that, she was press officer and project manager with the Munich Security Conference, one of the world’s leading platforms for debating international security policy.

Thematic key areas

Women, peace and security

  • Participation of women in peace processes
  • Peace-Building
  • Crisis Prevention, Conflict Transformation and Stabilization
  • Mediation
  • Security Policy and Security Sector Reform


  • Empowering Women's Rights
  • Administration
  • Civil Society Cooperation

Rural development

  • Agricultural Policy and Rural Development
  • Food Security

Economic Empowerment of women

  • Private Sector Cooperation


Analysis and planning

  • Creating Program Proposals
  • Gender Analysis
  • Operational Planning
  • Project Review
  • Qualitative Research Methods
  • Strategic Planning

Communication and Knowledge Management

  • Networks
  • Public Relations

Facilitation, Training and Capacity Development

  • Conflict Management, Mediation
  • Presentation of Workshops and Events
  • Conduct Trainings
  • Digital Realization

Project management

  • Development of Cooperations
  • Leadership
  • Organizing of Networks and Knowledge Transfer


  • German Native language
  • English C2 Nearly native language skills
  • French C1 Expert language skills
  • Spanish C2 Nearly native language skills

Other languages:

Italienisch - B1 (fortgeschrittene Sprachverwendung)



  • North Africa

Latin America and the Caribbean

  • the Caribbean
  • South America
  • Central America

Middle East and North Africa

  • Middle East
  • Nordafrika