Ellen Fadnes

MA Student

Ellen Fadnes
Ellen Fadnes left PRIO in 2008. The information on this page is kept for historical reasons.


Languages spoken:

Norwegian, English, Spanish

Working experience:

2005-2007: Board Member and Head of the Thematic Dep., ISFiT 2007 (The International Student Festival in Trondheim)

2005-2006: Student assistant, Experts in Team, Norwegian University of Technology and Science, Trondheim.

2004: Head of Bindern PRESS, Save the Children, Youth Dep.


2006-2008: MA in Development Studies, Norwegian University of Technology and Science.

2006: BA in Geography, Norwegian University of Technology and Science.

2002-2004: courses in history, Spanish, Balkan studies, human geography and development studies, University of Oslo, Norway.

2001: Ex.Phil. and Ex.Fac., University of Bergen, Norway.


Recent publications

All publications

Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Fadnes, Ellen; & Horst, Cindy (2009) Responses to Internal Displacement in Colombia: Guided by What Principles?, Refuge 26(1): 111–120.

Popular Article

Fadnes, Ellen (2008) Egelands utenriksbeskrivelse [Egeland's description of international relations], Morgenbladet, 13 June.
Fadnes, Ellen (2008) Seksti års ensomhet for Colombia [Sixty Years of Solitude for Colombia]17 April.

Master Thesis

Fadnes, Ellen (2008) Between Promise and Fulfilment: An Assessment of the Discrepancies Between Colombia's Legal Framework on Internal Displacement and the Realization of Rights. MA thesis, Geography, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, .