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Sophie Nakueira


Sophie Nakueira is a research associate at the Max Planck Institute, department, ‘Integration and Conflict’ where she has been a post-doctoral research fellow since February, 2017.  She is a research fellow in the GRG programme. In 2014 she completed a PhD at the University of Cape Town, titled 'New Architectures of Governance: Transnational Private Actors, Enrolment Strategies and the Security Governance of Sports Mega-Events'. 

Publications include:

Berg, J., Nakueira, S. and C. Shearing. 2014. Global Non-state Auspices of Security Governance.  In Arrigo, B. and H. Bersot (eds). The Routledge Handbook of International Crime and Justice Studies.  Oxon: Routledge, pp. 77-97.

Berg, J. and S. Nakueira. 2011. Auspices of Security Governance: FIFA and the 2010 Soccer World Cup.  Paper presented at the 11th Annual Conference of the European Society of Criminology, Vilnius, Lithuania, 21-24 September 2011.

Berg, J. and S. Nakueira. 2011. Security governance innovations: the effects of FIFA’s governance on the policing of the 2010 World Cup.  Paper presented at the 16th World Congress of the International Society for Criminology, Kobe, Japan, 5-9 August 2011.

Nakueira, S. and J. Berg. 2010. Innovations in the Governance of Security: Lessons from the 2010 World Cup.  Paper presented at the Institute for Security Studies Conference: Towards a Coherent Strategy for Crime Reduction in South Africa Beyond 2010, Johannesburg, 1-2 December 2010.

Berg, J. and S. Nakueira. 2011. Best Principles of Collaborative Security Governance: Lessons from the 2010 Soccer World Cup.  Research report, Centre of Criminology, UCT.

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