Jenny NortvedtJunior Research Fellow
Jenny Nortvedt is a Junior Research Fellow in the Research Group on Peace, Conflict and Development at NUPI.
Nortvedt has a master’s degree in political science and a BA in international relations from the University of Oslo. The subject of her master’s thesis was how small states can achieve influence in the UN Security Council.
Nortvedt has work experience from the University of Oslo, Civita and from the Norwegian Permanent mission to the UN in New York. Her main research interests include the UN, peace operations, diplomacy, and international organizations.
2018 - 2021 (Ongoing)
NUPI together with 40 partners from across the globe have established an international network to undertake research into the effectiveness of peace operations.
2017 - 2020 (Ongoing)
The aim of this project is to strengthen the ability of UN peace operations to respond to global security challenges and improve their effectiveness.