Tim Morris Schmidt


Mercator Fellowship on International Affairs

Period of the Fellowship


Project title

The implementation of the ‘responsibility to protect’

Short biography

Tim Morris Schmidt born in Berlin, studied Governance and Public Policy at Passau University as well as International Law at the Graduate Institute, Geneva. He gained hands-on experience throughout different internships, namely with the European External Action Service in San José, the UN Security Council in New York and the Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation in Lusaka. During his fellowship, he will explore ways to further integrate the „Responsibility to Protect“-concept in the framework of major international organizations focusing on preventive capacities.