Hannah Eriksen


Hannah Ajelet Eriksen is an Intern in ISSAT’s Central Support Team.

Her role includes supporting the Central Support Team’s bilateral meetings with DCAF’s International Partners Group, the forthcoming International Partners Group Meeting, and policy analysis.

Prior to taking up this role in 2022, Hannah had worked as a trainee at the Norwegian Delegation to the United Nations in New York, focusing on humanitarian affairs and international development. 

Hannah received her Bachelor’s degree in International Studies with a specialisation in the Middle East from Leiden University, and spent a semester abroad at the Netherlands-Flemish Institute in Cairo, Egypt. She is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in International Affairs at Geneva Graduate Institute (IHEID).


Hannah speaks English, Norwegian, Hebrew and some Egyptian Colloquial Arabic.