Jalel Harchaoui

Former Research Fellow


  • Conflict and Fragility


  • Middle East & North Africa

Jalel Harchaoui is a former Research Fellow of the Conflict Research Unit of the Clingendael Institute (February 2019 - November 2020). His work focuses on Libya, covering aspects such as the country’s security landscape and political economy.

Jalel holds a master’s degree in Geopolitics from Paris 8 University. His doctoral research has focused on the international dimension of the Libyan conflict. A frequent commentator on Libya in the international press, He has published widely, including in Foreign Affairs, Lawfare, Politique Étrangère, Middle East Eye, and Small Arms Survey.

My work



Conflict and Fragility

A way forward for positive migration governance in Libya

11 November 2019 - 17:38
Conflict and Fragility

Libya. When Haftar Obliterates Years of Diplomacy

01 May 2019 - 08:53
Conflict and Fragility

Libya’s Looming Contest for the Central Bank

02 April 2019 - 10:14