If Terror is the Problem: What are the Responses?

Seminar inspiring the research future of PRIO's outgoing Director

Time: Friday, 16 June 2017 16:30-18:30, followed by a reception
Place: PRIO, Hausmanns gate 3, Oslo

If Terror is the Problem: What are the Responses?
Photo: Ebba Tellander / PRIO
Kristian Berg Harpviken has his last day in office 30 June, stepping down at the end of his 8 years term as PRIO's Director. 

In honour of Kristian, and his great achievements for PRIO the past eight years, we are delighted to invite you to a seminar , on a topic of his choosing, which will also be a goodbye gift inspiring his future research.

Preliminary Programme


Åslaug Haga, Chair of the PRIO Board

Introductory comments 

Kristian Berg Harpviken, PRIO's outgoing Director

What is the Problem? 

Facts about terror; trends, forms, scope and the role of terror in conflict. Presentation by Marianne Dahl, PRIO

What could the responses be? 

'Standup' presentations of research questions to investigate and inform effective responses – in the form of limiting, countering, or overcoming – terror

Any Way Ahead? 

Summing up and discussion, chaired by Henrik Urdal, PRIO's incoming Director

After the seminar, at approx 18:30, we will move to a reception with refreshments