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Research interests

Feminist IR, Gender and International Security, (Politics of) International Law, Military Targeting, Remote/Autonomous Warfare

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Karia takes a feminist approach to questions of gender and international security as well as the politics of international law. Her current research focuses on gender and drone violence. She analyses how gender structures the regulatory framework (consisting of policies and international law) applicable to the targeting process of drone strikes.



Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

Law and Politics of International Security, LLM, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam


International Relations and History, BA, Universität Erfurt