Tomas Kønigsfeldt

Head of Section

Department for International Law, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Tomas Kønigsfeldt is working in the Legal Department of the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, focusing on the Responsibility to Protect and legal aspects of security policy issues. He has been posted to the Danish embassy in Nairobi (2009–13) working amongst other issues with peace and stabilization efforts in the wider horn of Africa and in Somalia, in particular. Tomas has also been chairing the Human Rights Working Group for Somalia from 2012–13 as well as the Friends of the Eastern African Standby Force (EASF) from 2010–13.