Janel B. Galvanek M.A./M.P.S is a Berghof Project Officer. She has graduated from Georgetown University (M.A. German studies) in Washington D.C. and from the University of Hamburg (M.P.S. Peace and Security Studies). Janel has collaborated since 2008 with Berghof on a project on peacebuilding in Afghanistan. Her other interests include disarmament, demobilization and reintegration, particularly of child soldiers in sub-Saharan Africa.