Silke Melbye-Hansen

Silke Melbye-Hansen

Silke is a Danish Master student of International Security and Law at the University of Southern Denmark. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in International Studies from Roskilde University. Silke has conducted fieldwork in Bosnia-Herzegovina in relation to her bachelor thesis on post-conflict management and state-building in the state. Her main areas of interest include the legal and political aspects of mass atrocity prevention, conflict resolution and post-conflict management, and she hopes to work with the furthering of international humanitarian law, human rights and the development and implementation of the UN Responsibility to Protect (R2P).


June 22, 2017

We should not simply rely on NGOs and activists to protect human rights.

February 20, 2017

How will Donald Trump's 'America First' motto impact conflict and mass atrocity prevention?