Leila Berge Zahedi

Master's Student

Leila Berge Zahedi left PRIO in 2001. The information on this page is kept for historical reasons.

Research Interests

The causes of the UN's failure in helping to find a peaceful resolution to the conflict in Cyprus, and if and how other third parties like the EU can play a more vital role as a peacemaker on the island.


Languages spoken:

Norwegian, English, Persian, French


Cand. Mag. University of Oslo (Political Science and History), 1997
'Programme International' Institut d'Etudes Politiques, Paris, 1996-997

All Publications

Master Thesis

Zahedi, Leila Berge (2001) Mission Impossible? Peacekeeping and Peacemaking in Cyprus. MA thesis, Department of Political Science, University of Oslo, Oslo.