Archive of Nicola Dahrendorf
Comprises papers from Nicola Dahrendorf's time working for various United Nations bodies, the Conflict Security and Development Group and Save the Children, mostly relating to the security sector.
- Creation: c. 1975-2012
9.36 Linear metres (66 physical shelfmarks)
Language of Materials
Mostly English, some French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Vietnamese, Khmer, Indonesian, Teutm and Bosnian.
Conditions Governing Access
Some material is closed.
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. 21153/1].
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Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 21153
Archive of Nicola Dahrendorf, British government and United Nations official
Biographical / Historical
Nicola (Nici) Dahrendorf is a former British Government and United Nations official, and an expert on sexual violence, human rights and security sector reform. She has worked in United Nations agencies including the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), UNICEF, the United Nations Organisation Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUCSO), and in United Nations Stabilisation Mission, Haiti (MINUSTAH). She has also worked as an advisor for the DFID, held independent consultancy positions and academic positions at universities including King’s College, London and Birkbeck College, London.
The archive has been arranged into 8 series reflecting the organisations and sectors that Dahrendorf has worked in.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by Nicola Dahrendorf in July 2021.
- Bosnia and Herzegovina
- Congo (Democratic Republic)
- Hong Kong | China
- Catalogue of the Archive of Nicola Dahrendorf
- Francesca Alves
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