Tora Sagård is a Research Assistant at the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO). She graduated with a MA in political science from the University of Oslo (UiO) in 2019. Her thesis, which focused on ceasefires in civil war, won her an award for a high-quality thesis from the Faculty of Social Sciences at UiO. At PRIO she has worked on several projects, including Conflict Trends, financed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. She has published policy briefs, PRIO papers and popular articles, and have several academic articles forthcoming. Sagård also has extensive data collection experience and has coordinated several data collection projects. Her research interests include terrorism and violent extremism, violent and non-violent resistance, and ceasefires.
Oslo Governance Centre