Kathinka Fossum Evertsen

Stipendiat Fakultet for samfunnsvitenskap
E-post:
kathinka.f.evertsen@nord.no
Tlf:
+47 75 51 71 75
Mobil:
Kontor:
Bodø, Torggården T225

Om meg/bakgrunn

I'm pursuing a PhD in Sociology, focusing on female environmental migration and the influence of adaptation-related aid on migration choises in Bangladesh. The working title of my thesis is: "When to stay and when to go: Perceptions of adaptation strategies among Bangladeshi women". 

I hold Master's Degree in Human Rights and Humanitarian Action from Paris School of International Affairs (PSIA), SciencesPo and Bachelor's Degree in Political Science from University of Oslo, with an exhange semester at School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) in London. In 2014 I was a visiting researcher with United Nations University-Institute for Environment and Human Security and International Centre for Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD) in Dhaka. During 2019 I am affiliated as a visiting researcher with ICCCAD and with Centre for Gender and Disasters at Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction at University College London (UCL). 

Research interests:

  • Migration
  • Environment
  • Climate change
  • Gender relations
  • Adaptation
  • South Asia
  • Aid 

Jeg skriver doktorgrad i sosiologi om sammenhengen mellom klimaendringer, migrasjon, kjønnsroller og bistand i Bangladesh. Arbeidsittelen på avhandlingen min er: "When to stay and when to go: Perceptions of adaptation strategies among Bangladeshi women". 

Bakgrunn:

  • Mastergrad i menneskerettigheter og humanitært arbeid fra Paris School of International Affairs (PSIA), SciencesPo
  • Bachelor i Statsvitenskap fra Universitet i Oslo

Interesseområder:

  • Migrasjon
  • Klima og miljø
  • Klimatilpasninger
  • Kjønnsrelasjoner
  • Sørasia
  • Bistand
Publications/ publikasjoner:

Kathinka Fossum Evertsen & Kees van der Geest (2019) Gender, environment and migration in Bangladesh, Climate and Development, DOI: 10.1080/17565529.2019.1596059

For all publications click here / For fullstendig liste se min Cristin-profil her