Ylva is in charge of public events at UI, and Programme Manager and analyst at UI’s Europe Programme.
Ylva is responsible for international seminars and conferences at the Institute. She handles strategic partnerships concerning public events and moderates seminars.
Her main focus areas are European security, crisis management and civil protection, and other current issues related to the European Union. She writes reports and analyses for the Europe Programme.
Ylva Pettersson has a master degree in political science with a focus on security studies from the Swedish National Defence University. She has also worked at the National Defence University, and has been an intern at the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, as well as at the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, SIPRI.