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Kristina Zetterlund

Om Kristina Zetterlund

Kristina Zetterlund är projektledare för FBA:s arbete med ledarskap i fredsinsatser. Hon har tidigare bland annat arbetat på FOI med analys av internationella fredsinsatser, på Försvarsdepartementet, och för EU-insatsen EUCAP Nestor i Djibouti. Hon har även arbetat på UN Office of Internal Oversight Services i New York, på International Institute for Strategic Studies i London, och på Chemical and Biological Arms Control Institute i Washington.

Successful international peace operations call for strong and collaborative mission leadership teams, which are fully drawing on the benefits of diversity – including cultural, gender and geographic diversity.

Peace operations today are called on to tackle complex challenges. The conflicts are often complicated and the settings often unpredictable, at times even dangerous. In the same way, the solutions are rarely one-dimensional but require a multidimensional and comprehensive approach. At the same time, financial constraints are putting pressure ... Läs hela inlägget »


On 29 May, we commemorate the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers and, in Sweden, the Veterans Day, paying tribute to individuals who have served in peace operations. All of those who contribute to peace operations in an effort to make this world a better place are worthy of great praise. In acknowledgement of their commitment and sacrifices, and with the unmistakable goal of enabling and building peace and security in conflict-torn and -prone countries, we ... Läs hela inlägget »