Ebba Tellander

Communicator / Research Assistant

Ebba Tellander
Email: ebbtel@prio.org
Mobile phone: 463 83 700
Twitter: @ebba_katarina

Research Interests

Ebba Tellander is a Research Assistant at the PRIO Social Dynamics Department and a Communicator at the Communication Department. She will start her PHD summer 2017, within the Societal Transformation in Conflict Contexts project.

Areas of interest:

  • Diapsora politics and foreign policy
  • Somali diaspora
  • Transnational political engagement
  • Educational institutions and social transformation
  • Good deeds in conflict settings
  • Citizenship legislation and belonging
  • Active citizenship
  • Accountability in Somalia and Somaliland

Background

2017: Communicator at PRIO

2016  present:  Research Assistant at PRIO

2016: Accompanier at the Ecumenical Accompaniment Programme in Palestine and Israel, World Council of Churches/Norwegian Church Aid

2015 2016: External Research Assistant at PRIO

2014 2015: Project Coordinator at the Oslo Center for Peace and Human Rights

2014: Internship at the Oslo Center for Peace and Human Rights

2011 – present: Freelance photographer (various assignments)

2007: Teacher at International Culture Youth Exchange Program in Kisii, Kenya

Education

Master of Philosophy in Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Oslo, Thesis on the Somali diaspora and Norwegian Foreign Policy, with scholarships from Fritt Ord and The Ministry of Justice and Public Security.

Bachelor of International Studies, University of Oslo and Freie Universität Berlin.

Events

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Recent Publications

Tellander, Ebba (2017) Norsk-somaliere blir glemt i utenrikspolitikken [Norwegian-Somalis are forgotten in Norwegian Foreign Policy], VG Meninger, 13 March, 13 March.

All Publications

Popular Article

Tellander, Ebba (2017) Norsk-somaliere blir glemt i utenrikspolitikken [Norwegian-Somalis are forgotten in Norwegian Foreign Policy], VG Meninger, 13 March, 13 March.

Master Thesis

Tellander, Ebba (2015) The Somali Diaspora and Norwegian Foreign Policy. MA thesis, Department of Political Science, University of Oslo.

PRIO Policy Brief

Tellander, Ebba & Mohamed Aden Hassan (2016) Accountability in the Taxation System in Somaliland, PRIO Policy Brief, 24. Oslo: PRIO.
Tellander, Ebba & Mohamed Aden Hassan (2016) Isla-xisaabtanka Nidaamka Cashuuraha ee Somaliland [Accountability in the Taxation System in Somaliland], PRIO Policy Brief, 24. Oslo: PRIO.