Upcoming Events

PRIO Annual Peace Address 2021

PRIO Annual Peace Address 2021

Why We Must Avoid a New Cold War – And How to Do It

Thu, 28 Oct 2021 17:30-19:30 - Vega Scene, Hausmanns gate 28, Oslo

This year, the Address will be given by Jeffrey D. Sachs, a world-leading expert in economics and sustainable development, and University Professor and Director of the Center for Sustainable Development at Columbia University.

 After the Address, there will be a discussion between Jeffrey D. Sachs and Sun Heidi Sæbø.

This event is by invitation only.

Engaging Men for Gender Equality

Engaging Men for Gender Equality

How can we better understand men and masculinities within the Women, Peace and Security Agenda?

Fri, 29 Oct 2021 09:00-10:15 - PRIO, Hausmanns gate 3, Oslo

Civil Society Briefers in the UNSC: Past, Present and Future

Civil Society Briefers in the UNSC: Past, Present and Future

Tue, 09 Nov 2021 15:00-16:30 - Online event

​This is the second of two roundtable disussions to exchange knowledge and expertise on the UN Security Council's group of elected member states (E10) in favour or women, peace and security (WPS). This event is organised by The Nordic Africa Institute (NAI), together with the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) and the University of Pretoria.

INSPIRE seminar series: Guy Elhanan

INSPIRE seminar series: Guy Elhanan

Wed, 10 Nov 2021 12:00-13:00 - PRIO, Hausmanns gate 3, Oslo

​Please be invited to this INSPIRE seminar with Guy Elhanan on bilingual and translingual Arabic-Hebrew Performance practice and teaching as an empowerment for Palestinian students and performance practitioners in Israel.


Mediator as Gatekeeper Workshop

Mediator as Gatekeeper Workshop

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 09:00-16:00 - PRIO, Hausmanns gate 3, Oslo

On 25 November 2021, PRIO will host a Workshop on the Mediator as a Gatekeeper and Door Opener in Oslo. The workshop will bring together an international group of experts and scholars to discuss the responsibility and ethical challenges of the peace mediator as a gatekeeper and door opener in peace talks. 


INSPIRE Seminar Series:  Protest aesthetics in motion

INSPIRE Seminar Series: Protest aesthetics in motion

Wed, 01 Dec 2021 12:00-13:00 - PRIO, Hausmanns gate 3, Oslo

In this seminar, Jeannine-Madeleine Fischer will explore how aesthetic forms of protest shape, mobilise and disseminate activism in South Africa.