Dr Ellie Smith


Dr Ellie Smith is a Researcher at Bournemouth University and Principal Associate at Global Security and Disaster Management Ltd. She has almost 20 years’ experience of interdisciplinary research design, conduct and management in the field of international human rights, humanitarian and criminal law, relating to both conflict and post-conflict justice contexts, within both academia and practice, with a focus on working with victims

Recently Published

Universal Standards for Investigation of Mass Graves

1. The problem Mass graves are an all-too-frequent legacy of conflict and gross human rights violations. The magnitude of the issue is startling: in Iraq over 200 mass graves containing up to 12,000 victims have been found in territory formerly controlled by ISIL; in Srebrenica, Bosnia, some 17,000 sets of human remains from 94 graves and…

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