Minoo Koefoed has a PhD in Peace and Development Research from the School of Global Studies at Gothenburg University in Sweden, with a research project on political mobilisation and civil resistance among the Kurdish minority in Turkey. She works as a Senior Research Fellow at the Climate, Peace and Security Risks (CPSR) project in the Peace, Conflict and Development research group at NUPI. Before she started at NUPI, she worked as an international programme advisor for Norwegian People's Aid following up long-term civil society programmes in Myanmar, Cambodia, Iraq and Rwanda.
2018 PhD in Peace and Development Research, School of Global Studies, Gothenburg University, Sweden
2023- Senior Research Fellow, Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI)
2019-2023 International Programme Advisor, Norwegian People's Aid (NPA)
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Pathways for peace 5th Anniversary European Consultation: Are our concepts and theories of change for inclusion and prevention still relevant for o...Publication : Report | 2023
The UN and World Bank published a landmark report in 2018 on “Pathways for Peace: Inclusive Approaches to Preventing Violent Conflict.” The report ur1
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Research project | 2020 - 2023 (Ongoing)
The Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI) and the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) are collaborating on a climate, peace and security project that is aimed at bac...
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14 Jun 2023
Yemen is facing one of the worst humanitarian crises in the world due to a combination of prolonged conflict, economic crisis and recurrent climate c1
3 Jan 2022
What can we do to prevent war? How can countries emerging from conflict avoid relapse? How well do international peace operations actually work?