Gisle Kvanvig

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Phone +47 22842088
Mobile phone +4798234681 +47 982 34 681
Visiting address Kristian August gate 17 Domus Juridica 7.etg 0164 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 6706 St Olavs plass 0130 OSLO
Other affiliations Faculty of Social Sciences (Student)


2001 - 2002 MA International relations and Asian Politics, The University of Queensland, Australia

1997 - 2000 BA Media and communications, Goldsmiths college, University of London, UK

1994 Foundation course in theology, University of Oslo

1993 Examen Philosophicum, University of Oslo

Work experience

2008 - 2010 Advisor - Norwegian Church Aid, International department

2006 - 2007 Program manager Iraq, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), Amman, Jordan

2004 - 2006 Associate drug and crime control expert, UNODC, Vienna, Austria


Director of the ASEAN/Vietnam program at NCHR. The program has a particular focus on civil and political rights and work within the following areas:

  • Human rights education and research
  • Rule of law, police reform and fair trial
  • Freedom of the media and freedom of expression


  • Human Rights
  • International relations
  • Rule of law and criminal justice reform
  • Politically motivated violence and organized crime
  • Civil military relations
  • Security sector reform
  • Good governance
  • Southeast Asia
Tags: Vietnam, Human Rights, Souteast Asia, ASEAN
Published Jan. 12, 2011 9:36 AM - Last modified Apr. 25, 2017 10:57 AM