Per Bergling

Advisor on International Law

Ministry for Foreign Affairs

Dr. Per Bergling is professor in International Law and Legal Advisor on International Law at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Sweden. Bergling is also the national R2P focal point for Sweden. Previously, he has worked for international and regional organizations as expert advisor in the areas of international law and rule of law, including two years as Rule of Law Advisor with the Office of the High Representative in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Bergling has pursued (either individually or as head of research groups) research projects on the rule of law in the post-2015 development agenda, R2P and strategies for incorporating rule of law principles in reforms of civil administration structures in post-crisis states.