Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
Costs of War

Norah Niland

Research Associate, Centre on Conflict, Development and Peacebuilding, The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva

Norah Niland has spent much of her professional life with the United Nations, focused on humanitarian, human rights, and development issues. During her last UN assignment, Niland was the Director of Human Rights in UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan and Representative of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights.

Areas of Interest: Afghanistan, government, women, social change