Elise Fredrikke Barth

Research Adviser

Elise Fredrikke Barth
Elise Fredrikke Barth left PRIO in 2004. The information on this page is kept for historical reasons.

Research Interests

Currenly working on a comparative study of “Gender aspects of conflict intervention. Intended and unintended consequences.” Includes case studies from Bosnia-Herzegovina, Eritrea and Israel/Palestine, where my case is Eritrea. The 3-year collaborative project is funded by the Research Council of Norway, as well as the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Norway.


Working experience:

Jan, 1 2001 Research Advisor at PRIO.


Psychology, Social Anthropology, English and Multicultural Education, Bergen/Oslo; Cand. polit. Høgskolen i Oslo, February 2001. Thesis: Female Fighters in Eritrea: A Study of Soldiers and Socialization


The following publications are specific to the PRIO GPS Centre. A more complete list is available at www.prio.org.

All Publications

Report - Other

Olsson, Louise; Karen Hostens; Inger Skjelsbæk; & Elise Fredrikke Barth (2004) Gender Aspects of Conflict Interventions: Intended and Unintended Consequences, Report to Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Oslo.
Hostens, Karen; & Inger Skjelsbæk (2003) Gender Aspects of Conflict Interventions: Policy Implications of Studies of the TIPH, UNMEE and SFOR.