Mr. Nicolas Florquin
Nicolas Florquin
Research Coordinator
Small Arms Survey
Geneva, Switzerland


Nicolas Florquin is currently the research coordinator at the Small Arms Survey in Geneva, where he oversees projects on armed actors and illicit flows of arms and ammunition in a variety of settings. He has produced a number of publications analyzing armed groups and small arms issues in Africa, and recently co-authored the France chapter for the EU-funded project on Studying the Acquisition of Firearms by Terrorists in Europe (SAFTE). Nicolas previously worked for Geneva Call, an organization specializing in engaging with non-state armed groups on humanitarian issues, and for the UN Group of Experts on Liberia. He holds a master’s in Public Administration from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey.