Julie Marie Hansen

Research Assistant

Research Interests

  • gender
  • development
  • peacebuilding
  • migration
  • Myanmar

Background

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​Julie Marie Hansen is a Researc​h Assistant at the PRIO Centre on Gender, Peace and Security and Co-editor of the PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update. At the PRIO GPS Centre, she works mainly on the sub-projects High-Level Seminar on Gender and Inclusive Mediation Processes​Nordic Women Mediators (NWM), and Equal Peace? Women's Empowerment and Multicultural Challenges in War-to-Peace Transitions.

She recently completed the MSc research project 'Women Building Peace in Displacement', which focuses on transnational engagements among women in thMyanmar diaspora in Norway.​

Languages
English (native), Norwegian (fluent)

Work Experience

Aug 2015– : Research Assistant, PRIO Centre on Gender, Peace and Security, PRIO

June–Aug 2016: Coordinator of the PRIO Peace Research course, in cooperation with the International Summer School, University of Oslo

Feb–Aug 2015: Project and Editorial Assistant, Gender, Conflict and Peacebuilding Research, PRIO

July–Dec 2014: Research Assistant, swisspeace

Feb–July 2014: Political Section Intern, British Embassy Oslo

2011–2014: English Translator from the Scandinavian languages, freelance and in-house

Education

2016: MSc in International Development Studies, Department of International Environment and Development Studies, Norwegian University of Life Sciences

2011​: MA (Hons) in Social Policy and Scandinavian Studies, College of Humanities and Social Science, University of Edinburgh​

Events

PRIO started tracking events online in 2007. This listing is not complete. Past events may be mentioned in our news archive.

Publications

Recent publications

Hansen, Julie Marie & Jenny Lorentzen (2016) Gender and Inclusion in the Colombian Peace Process, PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update, 2016: PRIO.
Lorentzen, Jenny & Julie Marie Hansen (2016) Integrating Gender into Foreign Policy, PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update, 2016: PRIO.

All publications

PRIO Policy Brief

Hansen, Julie Marie (2016) Women Building Peace after Forced Migration: The Case of the Myanmar Diaspora in Norway, GPS Policy Brief, 2. Oslo: PRIO.

Newsletter

Hansen, Julie Marie & Jenny Lorentzen (2016) Gender and Inclusion in the Colombian Peace Process, PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update, 2016: PRIO.
Lorentzen, Jenny & Julie Marie Hansen (2016) Integrating Gender into Foreign Policy, PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update, 2016: PRIO.
Lorentzen, Jenny & Julie Marie Hansen (2016) DDR through a Gender Lens in Nepal and Myanmar, PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update, 2016: PRIO.
Lorentzen, Jenny & Julie Marie Hansen (2016) Women Engaging in Islamic Charity as ‘Development Agents’, PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update, 2016: PRIO.
Lorentzen, Jenny Kathrine; Torunn L. Tryggestad & Julie Marie Hansen (2015) Somali Women’s Civic Engagement: Past, Present and Future, PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update, 2015: PRIO.
Lorentzen, Jenny & Julie Marie Hansen (2015) 15 Years of UNSC Resolution 1325, PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update, 2015: PRIO.
Lorentzen, Jenny & Julie Marie Hansen (2015) PRIO Launches New Centre on Gender, Peace and Security, PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update, 2015: PRIO.
Lorentzen, Jenny Kathrine; Torunn L. Tryggestad & Julie Marie Hansen (2015) Women’s Legal Mobilisation in a Violent Context: Lessons from internally displaced women’s organisations in Colombia, PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update, 2015: PRIO.

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