Anna Andersson

Student - Faculty of Law

Anna is a PhD research fellow at the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law, University of Oslo. Her PhD-project, with the working title 'Law Enforcement in Armed Conflict', examines international law governing means and methods of force in law enforcement and operations switching between law enforcement and conduct of hostilities.

In addition, Anna has, together with Sofie Høgestøl and Anne Christie Lie, co-edited a multidisciplinary anthology on Scandinavian foreign fighters entitled Fremmedkrigere: Forebygging, straffeforfølgning og rehabilitering i Skandinavia (Gyldendal, 2017). Her own chapter in the book concerns war crimes in Swedish law and jurisprudence. The book has its origin in the multidisciplinary conference Nordic Approaches to Foreign Fighters held in Oslo 2016.

Since 2015, Anna is a member of the multidisciplinary Research School on Peace and Conflict based at the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO). During the spring of 2018 she was a guest researcher at PRIO.

Anna teaches several areas of public international law, in particular human rights law, international humanitarian law/the law of armed conflict, treaty law and international criminal law. She supervises students writing their master thesis in these areas as well as in international refugee law and Norwegian criminal law relating to terrorism. Previous teaching experience primarily includes other areas of public international law, but also constitutional EU-law, international/EU/Swedish refugee and migration law, and Swedish public law. Her primary research interests lay within international humanitarian law/the law of armed conflict, international human rights law and international criminal law and international and domestic prosecution of international crimes.

Anna holds a bachelor and a master with a major in law from Örebro University (2010), and a LLM/MAS in international humanitarian law and human rights from the Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law (2012). She has previously worked as a lecturer in law at several universities, as a research assistant on a project on human trafficking, with training of military and civilian personnel to multinational civil-military operations, and at the Swedish Migration Agency. Previous experience also involves internships with Human Rights Watch and the Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining.

Tags: International Humanitarian Law, Law of Armed Conflict, Human Rights, Conflict, International Criminal Law, Public International Law, Policing, Terrorism

Publications

Books

Andersson, Anna Ingeborg; Høgestøl, Sofie A.E. & Lie, Anne Christine (red.) (2017). Fremmedkrigere : forebygging, straffeforfølgning og rehabilitering i Skandinavia. Gyldendal Akademisk.  ISBN 9788205502642.  440 s.

Scientific articles and book chapters

Andersson, Anna Ingeborg (2017). Straffansvar för folkrättsbrot och krigsförbrytelser : erfarenheter från Sverige, I: Anna Ingeborg Andersson; Sofie A.E. Høgestøl & Anne Christine Lie (red.),  Fremmedkrigere : forebygging, straffeforfølgning og rehabilitering i Skandinavia.  Gyldendal Akademisk.  ISBN 9788205502642.  Kapittel 6.  s 169 - 208

Andersson, Anna Ingeborg; Høgestøl, Sofie A.E. & Lie, Anne Christine (2017). Innledning, I: Anna Ingeborg Andersson; Sofie A.E. Høgestøl & Anne Christine Lie (red.),  Fremmedkrigere : forebygging, straffeforfølgning og rehabilitering i Skandinavia.  Gyldendal Akademisk.  ISBN 9788205502642.  Innledning.  s 9 - 24

Blogs

Andersson, Anna Ingeborg (2017). Var går den lägre gränsen för krigsförbrytelser. Juridikbloggen.

  • Andersson, Anna Ingeborg (2018). Straffansvar för folkrättsbrot och krigsförbrytelser : erfarenheter från Sverige, I: Anna Ingeborg Andersson; Sofie A.E. Høgestøl & Anne Christine Lie (red.),  Fremmedkrigere : forebygging, straffeforfølgning og rehabilitering i Skandinavia.  Gyldendal Akademisk.  ISBN 9788205502642.  Kapittel 6.  s 169 - 208
  • Andersson, Anna Ingeborg; Høgestøl, Sofie A.E. & Lie, Anne Christine (2018). Innledning, I: Anna Ingeborg Andersson; Sofie A.E. Høgestøl & Anne Christine Lie (red.),  Fremmedkrigere : forebygging, straffeforfølgning og rehabilitering i Skandinavia.  Gyldendal Akademisk.  ISBN 9788205502642.  Innledning.  s 9 - 24

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  • Andersson, Anna Ingeborg; Høgestøl, Sofie A.E. & Lie, Anne Christine (red.) (2018). Fremmedkrigere : forebygging, straffeforfølgning og rehabilitering i Skandinavia. Gyldendal Akademisk.  ISBN 9788205502642.  440 s.

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  • Andersson, Anna Ingeborg (2017). Theoretical Boundaries of Armed Conflict and Human Rights. Nordic Journal of Human Rights.  ISSN 1891-8131.  35(3), s 304- 306

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Published Oct. 15, 2014 9:42 AM - Last modified Feb. 4, 2019 12:12 PM

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