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Dr Lina Grip


Dr Lina Grip

Dr Lina Grip

Dr Lina Grip was a Researcher specialising in non-military security threats at the European Security Programme, including threats associated with violent crime and extremism. She has worked as a Researcher at SIPRI since 2011. 

Subject expertise

Arms control; non-proliferation; multilateral governance

Regional expertise


Swedish, English

MA in International Relations Stockholm University, Sweden; Phd in Political Science Helsinki University Finland


External publications
  • Grip, L., 'History Never Repeats? Imports, Impact and Control of Small Arms in Africa', Contemporary Security Policy, vol. 36, no. 1, pp. 79-103, 2015. 
  • Grip, L., ‘The Performance of the EU in External Nuclear Non-Proliferation Assistance’ in Clara Portela, Dimitrios Bourantonis and Spyros Blavoukos (eds) The EU and the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons: Strategies, Policies, Actions (Palgrave, 2015).
  • Grip, L., ‘The European Parliament and WMD non-proliferation: Policy-making processes and decision-making outcomes’ European Foreign Affairs Review, vol. 18, no. 4, 2013