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Researchers and Policymakers in Dialogue on Women, Peace and Security in Mediation

Researchers and Policymakers in Dialogue on Women, Peace and Security in Mediation

Thursday, 18 Jan 2018

Today, the Folke Bernadotte Academy (FBA), the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), and the Swedish Embassy in Oslo, are holding a Research and Policy Dialogue on Women, Peace and Security in Mediation.

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Helga Hernes turns 80

Helga Hernes turns 80

Tuesday, 16 Jan 2018

​PRIO congratulates Helga Hernes on her 80th birthday today!

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New project on armed drones

New project on armed drones

Tuesday, 16 Jan 2018

PRIO Senior researcher Bruno Oliveira Martins has been awarded a grant from the Open Society Foundations to lead the project TRANSAD – Transnational Academic Network for the Study of Armed Drones. 

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Call for Papers: Interrogating relationships between spatial and social mobility in the Global South

Call for Papers: Interrogating relationships between spatial and social mobility in the Global South

RGS-IBG 2018

Tuesday, 09 Jan 2018

​This session seeks to interrogate the variegated relationships between spatial mobility and social mobility in societies in the Global South.

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Vacancy at PRIO: Senior Researcher

Vacancy at PRIO: Senior Researcher

Wednesday, 03 Jan 2018

Application Deadline: 31 January 2018

PRIO is growing and invites applications from senior researchers to form part of the institute’s international team of excellent researchers. The successful candidates can demonstrate experience with cutting-edge research within PRIO’s relevant fields, project development and research communication. We are looking to recruit two researchers, one of which should ideally be highly experienced (7-10 years since PhD) with an extensive project development and publication record.

As a Senior Researcher at PRIO you are first and foremost an active, productive, entrepreneurial and open-minded academic. You develop and lead projects, and you communicate and engage with both the academic community and other stakeholders. You take an active part in institutional life at PRIO, and you provide input, advice and supervision to your colleagues. Ultimately, you identify with PRIO’s vision to produce knowledge to the service of a more peaceful world. 

Please follow this link for the full announcement.

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