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Successful Doctoral Defence by Hanne Seter

Successful Doctoral Defence by Hanne Seter

Friday, 21 Apr 2017

​Hanne Seter successfully defended her doctoral thesis today, 21 April, at the Faculty of Social and Educational Sciences at the Norwegian University of Science and Technolog (NTNU). The title of the thesis is “Climate variability and conflict”

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Jørgen Carling appointed to Migration Research Leaders Syndicate

Jørgen Carling appointed to Migration Research Leaders Syndicate

Thursday, 20 Apr 2017

​Jørgen Carling, Research Professor at PRIO, is one of the researchers appointed by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) to follow up on the New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants.

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Prio Research to Feature at Conference on Gender Perspectives on Demography and Conflicts

Prio Research to Feature at Conference on Gender Perspectives on Demography and Conflicts

​Presenting research results and policy recommendations on population, poverty, women, peace and security

Wednesday, 19 Apr 2017
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Atsushi Tago appointed PRIO Global Fellow

Atsushi Tago appointed PRIO Global Fellow

Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017

Atsushi Tago, Professor of Political Science at the Kobe University School of Law, has been appointed PRIO Global Fellow. Tago will continue to work closely with researchers in the Conditions for Violence and Peace department at PRIO.

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Out now: New issue of PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update (1-2017)

Out now: New issue of PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update (1-2017)

Gender Financing at the UN Peacebuilding Fund

Monday, 10 Apr 2017

The first issue in 2017 the PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update is now out. 

The lead story in this issue includes an interview with Sarah Douglas, Gender Advisor at the United Nations Peacebuilding Support Office, about how the UN Peacebuilding Fund has managed to surpass the target for financing gender-specific projects.

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