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MIGNEX team selects local areas for data collection

MIGNEX team selects local areas for data collection

Friday, 06 Dec 2019

The large PRIO-led project ​MIGNEX examines migration and development at the local level across Africa and Asia. A milestone was reached when the specific research areas were selected.

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Call for Abstracts: ‘Education in Conflict and Exile: Building Durable Futures?’

Call for Abstracts: ‘Education in Conflict and Exile: Building Durable Futures?’

Wednesday, 04 Dec 2019

​This academic workshop focuses on education of refugee children and children living in protracted conflict within and beyond the national frame. Call for abstracts - deadline 15 January 2020.

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PRIO Joins as Official Partner of Oslo Peace Days 2019

PRIO Joins as Official Partner of Oslo Peace Days 2019

Friday, 29 Nov 2019

The second annual Oslo Peace Days will take place December 5-12.

This year PRIO is joining as a partner in Oslo Peace Days, together with the City of Oslo, the Nobel Peace Center, the Norwegian Nobel Institute, and the University of Oslo.

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Inaugural lecture by Cyprus’ Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Christodoulides

Inaugural lecture by Cyprus’ Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Christodoulides

Thursday, 28 Nov 2019

​Nikos Christodoulides, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cyprus, gave the inaugural lecture for the newly established PRIO Middle East Centre on Wednesday 27 November.

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Advancing the participation of women in peace mediation: 10th high-level seminar took place in Helsinki

Advancing the participation of women in peace mediation: 10th high-level seminar took place in Helsinki

Thursday, 28 Nov 2019

​The 10th UN High-level Seminar on Gender and Inclusive Mediation Processes took place in Helsinki 5–7 November 2019. PRIO, the Crisis Management Initiative (CMI), and the UN Department of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs (UNDPPA) have been holding the seminars for six years. Altogether more than 200 senior mediators have attended the seminars, which have been funded by the Finnish and Norwegian Foreign Ministries.

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