PRIO Network

Recent and upcoming events

04 Jun 2015 08:30-10:00 - PRIO, Hausmanns gate 7, Oslo

The stability of the North Korean regime is one of the vital factors shaping the regional politics of Northeast Asia. Recently, many observers have pointed to the non-reformability and unsustainability of the regime and conclude its collapse is inevitable. 

04 Jun 2015 13:00-15:00 - PRIO, Hausmanns gate 7, Oslo

​​​July 2015 marks the 20th anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide. The seminar is organized by PRIO and the Bosnia Hercegovina Association in Norway .

05 Jun 2015 13:30-15:30 - PRIO, Hausmanns gate 7, Oslo

Sometimes the only discernible difference between a genius and a lunatic is the ability to communicate….It’s not enough simply to know something. You must be able to communicate your knowledge to others. To accomplish this, you need to know who you are talking to, what you want to say, and how you are going to say it.

10 Jun 2015 12:30-15:30 - PRIO, Hausmanns gate 7, Oslo

​Over the last decade, Brazil has shown itself as an increasingly important and committed player in the field of humanitarian assistance and peacekeeping. During the Lula presidency, known for its efforts to reduce poverty and inequalities, Brazil also increased its international footprint and scaled up its international humanitarian engagement. 


16 Jun 2015 13:00-15:00 - PRIO, Hausmanns gate 7, Oslo

​Through a series of three public seminars, leading international experts will analyze various aspects of the relationship between Buddhism and conflict, focusing on Myanmar, Thailand and Sri Lanka. The seminar series is organized by PRIO in collaboration with NOREF. More information will follow

Mon, 29 June 2015 - Thessaloniki, Greece

​The key gole of the summer school is to contribute in a substantial way to the study of violence as a field. Furthermore, participants will have the opportunity to forge valuable connections with one another and woth senior scholars working on various aspects of violence.

For details and more information please visit the summer school website. ​


Thu, 20 August 2015 - PRIO, Hausmanns gate 7, Oslo

The possibility of one day returning to one’s country of origin is a fact of life for international migrants. Some live in fear of deportation; others have a dream about retiring in their native country. This conference addresses the different ways in which migrants think, feel, and act upon the possibility of return. The conference is organized on the occasion of the completion of the project Possibilities and Realities of Return Migration (PREMIG).

07 Oct 2015 10:00-14:00 - PRIO, Hausmanns gate 7, Oslo

​Through a series of three public seminars, leading international experts will analyze various aspects of the relationship between Buddhism and conflict, focusing on Myanmar, Thailand and Sri Lanka. The seminar series is organized by PRIO in collaboration with NOREF. More information will follow

Recent events


29 May 2015 08:15-09:45 Frokostseminar: Innvandreres tilknytning til Norge og sitt opphavsland
28 May 2015 08:30-10:30 Social Media in Crisis Management
22 May 2015 08:15-09:45 Reintegration of Returnees and Deportees to Afghanistan
20 May 2015 09:00-16:00 A Humanitarian Crisis on the Doorstep of Europe
18 May 2015 10:00-12:00 The fight against Jihadism in the Horn of Africa
Thu, 14 May 2015 A Multidisciplinary Approach to Processes of Sovereignty Construction
13 May 2015 13:00-15:00 Clash of Universalisms?
07 May 2015 12:00-13:30 Nonviolent Campaigns for Democracy and Human Rights
22 Apr 2015 12:00-14:00 The Greatest Threat to World Peace
15 Apr 2015 10:00-12:00 Brazil´s Future Foreign Policy
13 Apr 2015 13:00-15:00 Breathing Life into the UN’s Vision for Women, Peace, and Security