Trine holds a Bachelor’s in Development Studies from Lund University and is currently finalizing a Master’s in Political Communication and Management from Copenhagen Business School. Her professional areas of interest center around human rights in the context of international peace and security, disarmament, and conflict negotiation.
Trine has previously interned with the UN Office for Disarmament Affairs as well as the Office of the Under-Secretary-General for UNDGACM in New York. Currently, she holds a Graduate Professional position with United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research and a student position at International Media Support. She has recently received the OSCE-UNODA Scholarship for Peace and Security and is a HiA senior fellow from the 2020 Copenhagen fellowship.
Updated November 2021
More from Trine Pejstrup
Lectures on the Arctic
Senior Fellow Trine Pejstrup created 'Lectures on the Arctic' to broaden Danish youth's understanding of the Unity of the Realm and the general state of the Arctic.
Presenting the Podcast Series: 'Stories From the Unity of the Realm'
In this podcast series the 2020 Copenhagen Fellows delve into some of the topics covered in the 2020 Copenhagen Fellowship. Find out more about the podcasts here.
'Stories From the Unity of the Realm' - Episode 7: ''Frítt Val? - The Struggle for Abortion Choice in the Faroe Islands'
In this episode the 2020 Fellows Emilie, Tór, Trine, and Maria shed light on the complex aspects of the debate on legal abortion. Listen to their episode 'Frítt Val? - The Struggle for Abortion Choice in the Faroe Islands' here.
Humanity in Action Denmark Announces the 2020 Danish Fellows Cohort
From a competitive pool of applicants, 24 Fellows from Denmark were selected to join the 2020 Humanity in Action Fellows cohort.