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Ninna Mörner

Editor,the Journal Baltic Worlds and the web site balticworlds.com . 

Educated as a journalist, active since 1991. Internship at the Swedish Institute for International Affairs (Swedish: Utrikespolitiska Institutet), spring 1990 – right when the Wall fell. Freelance writer reporting on the revolutions in Eastern Europe and Russia for the Swedish press.

Over the years has been an editor of specialist literature and author of articles and reports.  Has also lectured and taught journalism. Editor of the magazine Tidningen Brottsoffer [Crime victims magazine] and its Web site, 2003–2009.

Master’s thesis in economic history, focusing on human trafficking from the former Communist countries of Eastern Europe, spring 2009. Published article: Victim, object, loser, breadwinner and actor. A more complexed understanding of trafficked women. Tidskrift för Genusvetenskap [Journal of Gender Studies], nr 3, 2010.

National coordinator in 2009 for a research project Feasibility and Assessment Study on a European Hotline for Victims of Trafficking in Human Beings, which the European Commission initiated. 2010, country researcher for the EU project  E-Notes, European NGOs Observatory on Trafficking, Exploitation and Slavery (http://www.e-notes-observatory.org/).

2011 taking part in the European project Safer Path, conducting research on asylum-seekers and trafficked people’s rights and access to support services in EU Member States.

Since 2011 Swedish representant in ENPATES (European NGO:s Platform Against Trafficking, Exploitation and Slavery) working with information exchange, data collection, co-operation around victim support issues and monitoring measures taken in the combat trafficking in human beings.

Representing CBEES in a project (2012-2014) about trafficking and exploitation of bodies and dreams ”Dream business”, which involves three steps; workshops with young people and practitioners; staging a theater play and arranging seminars with researchers and experts to create a wider context around the play and the questions it arises. More information www.dreambusiness.se. Eventually the play will also be performed in cities around the Baltic Sea.

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Articles by Ninna Mörner

  1. Advertise in printed Baltic Worlds

    In 2015 it will be possible to advertise in Baltic Worlds printed journal.  We will only publish advertisement regarding scholarly [...]

  2. Post-Soviet Dilemma: Increased number of stray dogs

    Many postcommunist countries have large numbers of stray dogs. In several localitites in Russia poisoned meat has been put out to keep the number of strays down. Before major events, such as the Winter olympics in Sochi, mass culling has been announced. Dog rights activists rather suggest sterilization programs and animal shelters.

  3. ERANOS 2013: Tolerance and Trust

    ERANOS has taken place from 1933.The ERANOS Tagung (Conference) 2013 on "The Virtues of Tolerance" was held at Neamt Monastery in Romania on July 14-20, 2013. Here we publish a contribution from one of this years' speakers, Anders Björnsson.

  4. Discrimination fosters human trafficking. empowerment may help prevent it

    Dehumanization of groups of people is a prerequisite for human trafficking. The very same factor that make vulnerable groups target of discrimination also make people vulnerable to human trafficking. The link between discrimination and human trafficking was the theme on OSCE:s 12th "Alliance against Trafficking in Persons" Conference.

  5. Baltic Worlds monitors European Football Championship

    Baltic Worlds will be monitoring the European Football Championship in June here on Baltic Worlds’ website. A number of articles will [...]

  6. Feminists in Eastern and Western Europe – Researchers and activists

    “Why is there no happiness in the East?” was the, according to many, provocative title of a conference put on by CBEES and Södertörn University September 8–10 of this year. The organizers of the conference, Teresa Kulawik, Renata Ingbrant and Youlia Gradskova, wanted to bring together feminist scholars for a discussion about conditions facing feminism in the East and in the West after the Berlin Wall, as well as the role of the EU and politics in the development of feminism.

  7. Modernization is much needed in Russia

    Natalia Zubarevich, Department of Geography, Moscow State University, is keynote speaker at Baltic Worlds Annual Roundtable: Market Reform and Socio-Economic Change in Russia, October 6. She notes a growing polarization between people and regions. Modernization is necessary.

  8. Baltic Worlds Roundtable 2011 Market Reform and Socio-Economic Change in Russia

    Baltic Worlds Roundtable illuminates the tremendous changes that Russian social and economic life has undergone due to the introduction of market economy after the fall of state socialism. The Rondtable takes place October 6, 2011.

  9. Belarus. Discussion for Bringing about Change

    A number of representatives of the opposition in Belarus participated in a seminar “The Way Forward for Belarus”. The seminar addressed such issues as the difficulties experienced by the opposition in working for democracy and human rights in Belarus and what the outside world can do to support their work.

  10. Memory and manipulation. Is anyone’s suffering more important than anyone else’s?

    Balkan experts attending the symposium “Memory and Manipulation: Religion as Politics in the Balkans", agree that the war was directed from the top, and that “top-down” is the key to understanding how the war began in the region.

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