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.