PRIO Network

Recent and upcoming events

27 May 2016 08:30-10:00 - PRIO, Hausmanns gate 3, Oslo
​​Based on his new book, American State-Building in Afghanistan and its Regional Consequences (Rowman & Littlefield), Neamat Nojumi will assess the shortcomings of US engagement with Afghanistan and the surrounding region, since 2001, and suggest possible alternative courses ahead. 

What does the US-led international military intervention in Afghanistan teach us about U.S. foreign policy formation and policy implementation? 

  • ​Chair: Kristian Berg Harpviken, PRIO Director
  • Discussant: TBC

27 May 2016 13:00-19:00 - PRIO, Hausmanns gate 3, Oslo

​​On the occassion of Ola Tunander​'s retiring, after 30 years of research at PRIO​, we have the pleasure of inviting you to a seminar, followed by a reception at PRIO (from 17:00). 

The seminar will be chaired by Åshild Kolås, Research Professor at PRIO.

Mon, 30 May 2016 - PRIO, Hausmanns gate 3, Oslo

​​​​​​The course​ will provide an overview and critical assessment of contemporary research on civil conflict. It will be in equal measure backward looking, assessing the state of the art; what have we learned; and future oriented, exploring cutting edge issues and challenges for the students of civil war.​​​

25 Oct 2016 09:00-16:00 - PRIO, Hausmanns gate 3, Oslo

​This one day conference is a collaboration between the Psychology Department (PSI) at the University of Oslo (UiO) and the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO).

More information and a detailed programme for this conference will follow.

Recent events

04 May 2016 08:30-10:00 The Potential and Perils of Quantum Leaps
27 Apr 2016 12:00-15:15 Humanitarian Changes, Humanitarian Challenges and the Protection of Civilians
26 - 27 Apr 2016 Workshop on ‘Women and Peace Processes’ for Myanmar Women Delegation
18 Apr 2016 10:00-12:00 The Nobel Peace Prize
15 Apr 2016 17:30-18:30 The Post-Annan Generation: Student attitudes towards the Cyprus Problem
04 Apr 2016 12:00-13:45 Trends in Africa: Conflict, Governance and Democracy
30 Mar 2016 11:30-13:00 India's Nuclear Behaviour
09 Mar 2016 13:15-14:30 Monitoring SDG16: How to Measure Conflict Deaths
09 Mar 2016 09:00-10:30 ​Failing to Reform - a Year with the State Broadcaster in Myanmar
02 Mar 2016 11:30-13:00 Why a More Equal World is Better for Us All
29 Feb 2016 10:00-12:00 (Mis)Representing the Sunni Uprising in Iraq: Culture Talk and the “Islamic State"