Ingebjørg Finnbakk

Research Assistant

Ingebjørg Finnbakk
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Background

Ingebjørg Finnbakk will work with Louise Olsson as a Research Assistant on the projects Sweden in the UN Security Council: what can we learn on Women, Peace, and Security, and Equal Peace. She has various experience on the WPS agenda from working with the UN Peacekeeping Mission in the Congo (MONUSCO), the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), and conducting research on sexual violence in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo from  2015 - 2019.              

Ingebjørg is a former MA student and Research Assistant at PRIO working on various projects.  As part of her thesis, she conducted field work in South Kivu, eastern Congo on community perceptions towards the reintegration of survivors of sexual violenece. An article is published in Human Rights Quarterly, together with her previous supervisor, Ragnhild Nordås. 

From 2016-2019, Ingebjørg was deployed by the Norwegian Refugee Concil/NORDEM to the UN Peacekeeping Mission, MONUSCO, in Ituri Province, eastern in DRC. As part of her work, she was responsible for  Trust fund management and  imlementation of the International Security and Stabilization Support Strategy (ISSSS), which led to the start up of an  innovative and ongoing peace process between a local armed group and  the Congolese Government.  

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Publications

Finnbakk, I., & Nordås, R. (2019). Community Perspectives and Pathways to Reintegration of Survivors of Sexual Violence in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. Human Rights Quarterly, 41(2), 263-282.

Recent Publications

Olney, Jessica; Nurul Haque; Roshid Mubarak; Marte Nilsen; Ingebjørg Finnbakk; Gudrun Østby & Kendra Dupuy (2019) Preventing a Lost Generation: Community-led education by Rohingya refugees, PRIO Policy Brief, 7. Oslo: PRIO.

All Publications

PRIO Policy Brief

Olney, Jessica; Nurul Haque; Roshid Mubarak; Marte Nilsen; Ingebjørg Finnbakk; Gudrun Østby & Kendra Dupuy (2019) Preventing a Lost Generation: Community-led education by Rohingya refugees, PRIO Policy Brief, 7. Oslo: PRIO.