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Abrak Saati

Abrak Saati is a senior researcher at the Department of Political Science. 



Works at

Research fellow at Department of Political Science
Samhällsvetarhuset, plan 5, Umeå universitet, A5 58 11 Umeå universitet, 901 87 Umeå

Abrak Saati is a senior researcher at the Department of Political Science. During 2021-2023 she is conducting research, together with Professor Torbjörn Bergman, in the project: ”Façade or Democracy in Kiribati, Vanuatu and São Tomé & Príncipe?” The Swedish Research Council funds this research project. Earlier in her career, Saati has been granted funding for an international post-doc. This, for the research project: "How can constitution-building processes in post-conflict states and in states in transition from authoritarian rule contribute to enhancing democracy?" The project was funded by the Swedish Research Council and was conducted 2017-2019, during which a considerable amount of her time was spent as a research fellow at the British Institute for International and Comparative Law in London. Saati has also conducted research within the research program “Varieties of Peace” (2017-2019). 



Umeå Working Papers in Peace and Conflict Studies, 13
Johansson, Patrik; Saati, Abrak
International Journal of Constitutional Law, Oxford University Press 2020, Vol. 18, (1) : 260-276
Saati, Abrak
Umeå Working Papers in Peace and Conflict Studies, 12
Jarstad, Anna; Eklund, Niklas; Johansson, Patrik; et al.
Constitution making and transnational legal order, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 2019 : 283-311
Saati, Abrak
International Law Research, Canadian Center of Science and Education 2018, Vol. 7, (1) : 235-246
Saati, Abrak
Public participation in African constitutionalism, London: Routledge 2018 : 13-25
Saati, Abrak
Policing & society, Routledge 2018, Vol. 28, (9) : 1050-1064
Saati, Abrak; Eklund Wimelius, Malin
Umeå Working Papers in Peace and Conflict Studies, 9
Jarstad, Anna; Åkebo, Malin; Johansson, Patrik; et al.
UC Irvine Journal of International, Transnational and Comparative Law, Irvine: 2017, Vol. 2 : 113-136
Saati, Abrak
Journal of Politics and Law, Canadian Center of Science and Education 2017, Vol. 10, (4) : 29-39
Saati, Abrak
Southern African Journal of Policy and Development, Zambia: 2016, Vol. 2, (2) : 18-28
Saati, Abrak
Polisutbildningens skriftserie, 5
Saati, Abrak; Wimelius, Malin E; Naarttijärvi, Markus
Umeå Working Papers in Peace and Conflict Studies, 8
Jarstad, Anna; Olivius, Elisabeth; Åkebo, Malin; et al.
Statsvetenskapliga institutionens skriftserie, 2015:1
Saati, Abrak
Swedish Political Science Association October 8-10, 2014, Lund, Sweden
Saati, Abrak
PCDRNET Conference, Gothenburg 5-6 May 2011
Saati, Abrak
National Conference on Peace and Conflict Research, Uppsala University, 16-17 December 2010
Saati, Abrak
Bohman, Andrea; Saati, Abrak

Research groups

Group member

Research projects

1 January 2017 until 31 December 2019