Christiane Fröhlich is a research fellow at the GIGA German Institute for Global and Area Studies in Hamburg. She is particularly interested in the intersection between forced migration, global environmental change, and socio-political upheaval, and in related questions of mobility and climate justice. Her regional focus is mainly on the Middle East (Syria, Jordan, Lebanon, Israel/Palestine, Turkey), where she has conducted extensive field research. She is also engaged in cross-regional comparative projects, including the EU-funded consortium “"Migration Governance and Asylum Crises (MAGYC)".Dort leitet sie eine Arbeitsgruppe zu "Comparing Crises. Lessons from «migration crises» in North Africa, the Middle East and the Greater Horn of Africa." Fröhlich wurde am Zentrum für Konfliktforschung der Philipps-Universität Marburg promoviert.