Gisle Kvanvig

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Phone +47-22842088
Mobile phone 98234681 +47 982 34 681
Visiting address Cort Adelers gate 30 None 0254 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