Elsa Gougeon

About Elsa Gougeon

A graduate in International Dvelopment Studies interested in looking beneath the day-to-day controversies of politics in order to explore the underlying forces that promote violence and conflict and retard advancements towards peace.

Bridging The Catalan Divide: A Complex Endeavour

“Después de la sentencia, convivencia” – “After the sentence, coexistence.” Such were the words of Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez at a press conference on 18 October.  Meanwhile, an estimated half a million Catalans were assembling in the streets of Barcelona. A month has passed, and little has changed. As […]