Anne-Kathrin Kreft

Bilde av Anne-Kathrin Kreft
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Besøksadresse Moltke Moes vei 31 Eilert Sundts hus blokk B 0851 OSLO
Postadresse Postboks 1097 Blindern 0317 OSLO

Academic interests

Armed conflict, political violence, gender, conflict-related sexual violence, civil society, international responses to armed conflict, women's rights, Colombia, mixed methods


Postdoctoral Researcher in Political Science, University of Gothenburg, Sweden (Mar-Sep 2020)

PhD Political Science, University of Gothenburg, Sweden (2019)

MA Political Science, University of Pittsburgh, USA (2015)

MA Political Science, Western Washington University, USA (2010)

BA British and American Studies (major), Text Technology (minor), University of Bielefeld, Germany (2007)

Visiting researcher:

Centre for Gender Resarch, University of Oslo, Norway (2020)

Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia (2018)

Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), Oslo, Norway (2017)

Anne-Kathrin Kreft has also worked as project manager in higher education research and consulting, and she has completed short-term positions and internships at KfW Development Bank (Frankfurt, Germany), German Agency for International Cooperation, GIZ (Lusaka, Zambia), the German Federal Foreign Office (Berlin, Germany) and the World Federation of United Nations Associations (New York, USA).


Christiane-Rajewsky-Prize for PhD dissertation "Sexual Violence in Armed Conflict: Threat, Mobilization and Gender Norms", German Association for Peace and Conflict Studies (2020)

James Caporaso Best Paper Award for "Authoritarian Institutions and Women's Rights" (co-authored with Daniela Donno), Comparative Political Studies (2020)

Emneord: Konflikt, Vold, Kjønn, Internasjonal politikk


Povitkina, Marina and Ketevan Bolkvadze (2019) “Fresh pipes with dirty water: How quality of government shapes the provision of public goods in democracies”, European Journal of Political Research 58:4, 1191-1212

Povitkina, Marina (2018). Necessary but not Sustainable? The Limits of Democracy in Achieving Environmental Sustainability. Göteborg studies in politics 155, edited by Bo Rothstein, Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg. Doctoral dissertation

Povitkina, Marina (2018) The Limits of Democracy in Tackling Climate Change. Environmental Politics 27(3): 411–432

Lægreid, Ole Martin and Marina Povitkina (2018) Do Political Institutions Moderate GDP-CO2 relationship? Ecological Economics 145: 441–450

Ahlbom Persson, Tove and Marina Povitkina (2017) “"Gimme Shelter": The role of democracy and quality of government in disaster preparedness” Political Research Quarterly 70(4): 833-847

Sjöstedt, Martin and Marina Povitkina (2017) “Vulnerability of Small Island Development States. How much difference can effective governments make?” Journal of Environment and Development 26(1): 82-105.

Boräng, Frida, Jagers, Sverker C. and Marina Povitkina (2016) “Political determinants of electricity provision in small island developing states” Energy Policy 98(c): 725-734

Jagers, Sverker C., Povitkina, Martin, Sjöstedt, Martin and Aksel Sundström (2016) “Paradise Islands? Island States and Environmental Performance” Sustainability 8(3): 285.

Povitkina, Marina, Jagers Sverker C., Sjöstedt, Martin and Aksel Sundström (2015) “Democracy, development and the marine environment - A global time-series investigation” Ocean & Coastal Management 105: 25-34.

Povitkina Marina (2015) “"Green" potential of small island states. A Comparative Study” in Bäckstrand Karin, Kronsell Annika (eds) “Rethinking the Green State: Environmental Governance towards Climate and Sustainability Transitions”, Routledge: London

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  • Kreft, Anne-Kathrin (2019). How Does Civil Society Understand Conflict-Related Sexual Violence? Perspectives from Women Activists in Colombia. Peace Research Institute Oslo.

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Publisert 7. okt. 2020 09:17 - Sist endret 3. nov. 2020 19:05