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Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015

MA student 2: NATION

​MA project II: Religious diversity and negotiating Norwegianness

Deadline: 31 May 2015

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Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015

MA student 1: NATION

MA project I: Negotiating constructions of religious buildings ​

Deadline: 31 May 2015



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Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015

MA student in psychology - Equal Peace

MA student in psychology - Equal Peace

Application deadline: 1 June 2015


This position is financed as part of a grant from the Research Council of Norway (FRIHUMSAM) to PRIO for the project “Equal Peace? Women’s Empowerment and Multicultural Challenges in War-to-Peace Transitions”(EPP), which will be led by Research Professor Inger Skjelsbæk.


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Friday, 17 Apr 2015

Patterns of Peacemaking

New Policy Brief from the Conflict Trends project

​​​When do we see international mediation, and what are the impacts?​ This brief outlines the major trends in international mediation, identifies relevant empirical trends and discusses implications for policy. 

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Friday, 17 Apr 2015

PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update (Issue 1-2015)

‘Somali Women’s Civic Engagement: Past, Present and Future’

​​The lead story in the first 2015 issue of the GPS Update is a report from a conference on ‘Somali Women’s Civic Engagement: Past, Present and Future’ organized in Nairobi on 6 February by the GENSOM project. In this issue you can also read an interview with PRIO Senior Researcher Inger Skjelsbæk about a new project at PRIO entitled ‘Equal Peace? Women’s Empowerment and Multicultural Challenges in War-to-Peace Transitions’. You will also find reports from the launch of the new Norwegian National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security, the fifth High-Level Seminar on Gender and Inclusive Mediation Processes, a seminar at PRIO on national action plans with the Institute for Inclusive Security, and PRIO Senior Researcher Torunn L. Tryggestad’s recent appointment to the 4th Advisory Group of the UN Peacebuilding Fund. As usual, the GPS Update also gives you an update on relevant seminars, reports and policy briefs, as well as a list of publications which might be of interest to our readership.​

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16 Apr 2015 Call for Papers: Multitude and Democracy: Experiences from Northeast India and Myanmar
08 Apr 2015 PRIO Cyprus Centre: New Premises
30 Mar 2015 Afghanistan Week 2015
27 Mar 2015 Call for Papers: Engaging with Scenarios of Return Migration
24 Mar 2015 A Young and Fragile Time in Afghanistan
24 Mar 2015 Article of the Year Award goes to Corinne Bara
24 Mar 2015 Fifth High-Level Seminar on Gender and Inclusive Mediation Processes
23 Mar 2015 How can Norway best Support Afghanistan?
18 Mar 2015 Policy Brief on Humanitarian Organizations and Protection of Civilians
17 Mar 2015 Call for Applications: Advanced Quantitative Methods
13 Mar 2015 5-year Project on Climate and Security
10 Mar 2015 Reflections on Climate-Conflict Research: More Confusion than Knowledge
08 Mar 2015 Fifty Years Since the Selma March
04 Mar 2015 Vacancy at PRIO: Doctoral Researcher within the Equal Peace Project