Hilary Matfess

Senior Fellow, Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime

Hilary Matfess is a PhD student in Yale University’s Department of Political Science. Hilary researches and writes on a broad range of subjects related to gender, conflict, and governance in sub-Saharan Africa. She has conducted research in Ethiopia, Tanzania, Rwanda, and Nigeria. She is the author of Women and the War on Boko Haram: Wives Weapons Witnesses (Zed Books, 2017).