Rebecca Roberts

Researcher, AMAC

Work phone: 00-44-1904 422 535

Research Interests

Mine Action and Peacebuilding. Undertaking detailed research in Sudan.

Background

Languages spoken:

English, French and Arabic

Education:

Oct 1999 – ongoing: Studying for a PhD Post-war Reconstruction and Development Unit, Department of Politics, University of York.

Oct 1997 – Sept 1999: MA part-time by thesis, ‘Bourj al-Barajneh: the Significance of Village Origin in a Palestinian Refugee Camp’, Centre for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies, University of Durham.

Oct 1993 – July 1997: BA, Arabic with Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies, Centre for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies, University of Durham.

Publications

Recent publications

All publications

PRIO Report

Roberts, Rebecca; & Gary Littlejohn (2005) Maximizing the Impact: Tailoring Mine Action to Development Needs, PRIO Report, 5. Oslo: PRIO.
Harpviken, Kristian Berg; & Rebecca Roberts, eds, (2004) Preparing the Ground for Peace: Mine Action in Support of Peacebuilding, PRIO Report, 2. Oslo: PRIO.

Conference Paper

Roberts, Rebecca 2005 Conflict Dynamics in Humanitarian Assistance: The Case of Mine Action in the Nuba Mountains, presented at the 24th Annual Meeting of the Sudan Studies Association, , 18–20 August.