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Anne Hatløy

Senior Researcher

PhD, Nutrition, University of Oslo

Research areas

Nutrition, health and social indicators, Child labour, Trafficking, Mali, West Africa Haiti, Democratic Republic of Congo, Liberia, Eritrea




  • Acharya, P.,  Kismul, H., Mapatano, M. A. & Hatløy, A. (2018). Individual-and community-level determinants of child immunization in the Democratic Republic of Congo: A multilevel analysis. PLoS ONE, 13(8).

  • Torheim, Liv Elin, Anne Hatløy & Tone Sommerfelt. 2017. "Nutrition, global health and Norway's development policy". Tidsskrift for Den Norske Legeforening, nr 21(2017). 

  • Kismul, H., Acharya, P., Mapatano, M. A. & Hatløy, A. (2017). Determinants of childhood stunting in the Democratic Republic of Congo: further analysis of Demographic and Health Survey 2013–14. BMC Public Health.

  • Morseth, M. S., Grewal, N. K., Kaasa, I. S., Hatløy, A., Barikmo, I. & Henjum, S. (2017). Dietary diversity is related to socioeconomic status among adult Saharawi refugees living in Algeria. BMC Public Health, 17:621.

  • Bumbangi NF, Muma JB, Choongo K, Mukanga M, Velu MR , Veldman F, Hatløy A , Mapatano MA (2016). Occurrence and factors associated with aflatoxin contamination of raw peanuts from Lusaka district's markets, Zambia. Food Control, 68:291-296.

  • Kismul H, Hatløy A, Andersen P, Mapatano M, Van den Broeck J and Molland KM (2015). The social context of severe child malnutrition: a qualitative household case study from a rural area of the Democratic Republic of Congo. International Journal for Equity in Health, 14:47 DOI 10.1186/s12939-015-0175-x.

  • Bjørkhaug I and Anne Hatløy A (2009). Utilisation of Respondent Driven Sampling among a population of child workers in the diamond mining sector of Sierra Leone. Global Public Health, 4(1):96-109. 

  • Bøås M and Hatløy A (2008). Child labour in West Africa: Different children – Different work – Different vulnerabilities. International Migration,46 (3) 3-25

  • Bøås, M. and A. Hatløy (2008), "‘Getting in, getting out’: militia membership and prospects for re-integration in post-war Liberia", Journal of Modern African Studies, vol. 46, no. 1, pp.33-55.

  • Bøås M, Hatløy A and Bjørkhaug I (2008) Alcohol and drugs in post-war Sierra Leone, African Journal of Drug and Alcohol Studies, 7(1): 41-52.

  • Hallund J, Hatløy A, Benesi I and Thilsted SH (2007). Snacks are important for fat and vitamin intakes among rural African women: a cross-sectional study from Malawi. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition,  62: 866-871.

  • Bøås M and Hatløy A (2006). Poor, terrorised and internally displaced: the humanitarian situation in Northern Uganda. Humanitarian Exchange, 36: 21-22.

  • Hatløy A (2005). Life as a child domestic worker in Haiti. The Journal of Haitian Studies, 11 (1):11-25.

  • Torheim LE, Barikmo I, Parr C, Hatløy A, Ouatara F, Oshaug A (2003). Validation of food variety as an indicator of diet quality assessed with a food frequency questionnaire for Western Mali. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 57:1283-1291

  • Torheim LE, Barikmo I, Hatløy A, Ouattara F, Diarra M and Oshaug A (2001). Validation of a quantitative food frequency questionnaire in Western Mali. Public Health Nutrition, 4(6):1267-1277

  • Hatløy A, Hallund J, Diarra MM and Oshaug A (2000). Food variety scores, socio-economic status and nutritional status in urban and rural areas in Koutiala (Mali). Public Health Nutrition, 3(1):57-65

  • Hatløy A, Torheim LE and Oshaug A (1998). Food variety – a good indicator of nutritional adequacy? A case study from an urban area in Mali, West Africa. European Journal for Clinical Nutrition, 52:891-898

  • Oshaug A, Pedersen J, Diarra M, Ag Bendech M, Hatløy A (1994). Problems and pitfalls in the use of estimated age in anthropometric measurements of children from 6 to 60 months of age: A case from Mali. Journal of Nutrition, 124: 636-644



Other Fafo-publications

Book chapters




  • Hatløy, A., Sommerfelt, T. & Torheim, L. E. (2017). Ernæring - et sulteforet utviklingsfelt. Redd Barna.

  • Hatløy, A., Pedersen, J. & Zhang, H. (2013). Eritrea Population and Health Survey 2010. National Statistics Office, Asmara, Eritrea and Fafo.

  • Hatløy A, Kebede T, Aiello H and Langer S (2008): Verification of Certification Activities in West African Cocoa Sector Final Verification Report: Ghana. Oslo/Johannesburg: Fafo/Khulisa
  • Hatløy A, Kebede T, Aiello H and Langer S (2008): Verification of Certification  Activities in West African Cocoa Sector Final Verification Report: Côte d’Ivoire. Oslo/Johannesburg: Fafo/Khulisa
  • Bjørkhaug I, Bøås M, Hatløy A and Jennings KM (2007) Returning to Uncertainty? Addressing Vulnerabilities in Northern Uganda, Kampala: UNDP/Office of the Prime Minister
  • Atallah A, Bøås M, El Dada H, Hatløy A and Zhang H (2005) Northern Uganda IDP Profiling. Volume 2: Tabulation report. Kampala: UNDP/Office of the Prime Minister. (CD)
  • Bøås M and Hatløy A (2005) Northern Uganda IDP Profiling. Volume 1: Northern Uganda IDP Study. Kampala: UNDP/Office of the Prime Minister.
  • Mossige A, Hatløy A, Luyinduladio N, Makengo AM, Mboso SK, Mpiana B and  Nyonka N (2004). Etude Pilote de Risques et de la Vulnérabilité en République Démocratique du Congo. Ministère des Affaires Sociales and Banque Mondiale.
  • Sommerfelt, Tone (ed.). 2002. Les Fondements de la Pratique de la Domesticité en Haïti. Port-au-Prince, Republique d’Haïti: Ministère des Affairs Sociales et du Travail, PNUD, Unicef, OIT/IPEC, Save the Children Canada, Save the Children UK and Fafo

Other articles, op-eds


Slides and presentations

  • Sommerfelt, Tone and Anne Hatløy (2015) Enfants en domesticité en Haïti 2014, presentation slides, Port au Prince june 24. 2015



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