Camilla Buzzi

Faculty of Health and Welfare
Norwegian version of this page Position
Associate Professor
Study place
Office nr.

Academic interests

  • Human rights, human rights defenders and human rights activism, international social work.
  • Topics related to peace and conflict.
  • Comparative politics, Southeast Asia and Myanmar area focus.
  • Discourse and discourse analysis, qualitative research methods.

Courses taught


I am a political scientist with a PhD in in Human Rights and Peace Studies from the Institute for Human Rights and Peace Studies at Mahidol University, Thailand and a graduate degree (Cand.polit.) in political science from the University of Oslo.

I have worked in development aid and with advocacy, i.a. as a former coordinator for PD Burma, a former adviser in development policy and a country program manager for Myanmar for Norwegian Church Aid.





Positions held






  • Buzzi, Camilla & Chit, Khin Chit (2018). Children’s rights and tourism in Myanmar: Responsibilities of businesses, In Thi Thanh Hai Nguyen & Thi Minh Huong Ngo (ed.),  Children’s Rights in the Tourism Industry – Incidence and Implications in Vietnam and Myanmar.  Hong Duc Publishing House.  ISBN 9786048964016.  Kapittel.  s 134 - 164
  • Buzzi, Camilla (2016). The Human Rights Report as Discursive Genre: Evolving Discourses in Human Rights Activism in Myanmar/Burma, 1988–2011. Alternatives: Global, Local, Political.  ISSN 0304-3754.  41(4), s 214- 230 . doi:
  • Buzzi, Camilla & Graff Jensen, Marte (red.) (2006). Fanger i eget land/Prisoners in our own country. Unipax.  ISBN 9788281520080.  156 s.
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