Dr. Benedetta Berti is a foreign policy and security researcher, analyst, consultant, author and lecturer. The Italian government awarded her the Order of the Star of Italy (order of Knighthood).
Her work focuses on human security and internal conflicts, as well as on post-conflict stabilization/consolidation (specifically integration of armed groups, democracy/governance and crisis management and prevention). A native of Italy, Benedetta Berti is currently a fellow at the Institute for National Security Studies (INSS), a TED Fellow and a lecturer at Tel Aviv University. Benedetta works as a human security and foreign policy consultant for political risk consulting firms, NGOs, international organizations as well as governments.Her areas of expertise include human security, internal conflict, integration of armed groups, post-conflict stabilization and peace-building, as well as democratic governance and crisis management and prevention.