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Important dialogue with Norwegian research communities about the UN Security Council

Important dialogue with Norwegian research communities about the UN Security Council

Thursday, 06 May 2021

​As part of the newly established Dialogue Forum for Norway's membership in the United Nations Security Council 2021-2022, the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) in collaboration with PRIO, and the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI) are organizing a series of thematic roundtable meetings about current issues on the Council's agenda. The first meeting took place on April 29th and the topic was global health and security.

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Zenonas Tziarras talks about the patterns of cooperation and competition in the Eastern Mediterranean

Zenonas Tziarras talks about the patterns of cooperation and competition in the Eastern Mediterranean

Tuesday, 04 May 2021

​In this talk for Deep Dive Politics Zenonas covers the international systemic drivers and individual state interests that led to the emergence of the new security architecture in the Eastern Mediterranean. He specifically analyzes the impact of global power shifts on the regional level, Turkish foreign policy, and the factors that led to a closer cooperation among Eastern Mediterranean states. Lastly, the talk covers the prospects and challenges of regional integration.

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Call for Applications: Postdoc Position with Project AWAR

Call for Applications: Postdoc Position with Project AWAR

Monday, 03 May 2021

​PRIO invites applications for a Postdoc Position.

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Call for Applications: Three New PhD Positions at PRIO

Call for Applications: Three New PhD Positions at PRIO

Monday, 03 May 2021

​PRIO invites applications for three Doctoral Researcher positions.

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New Article on the Challenges of Ceasefire Monitoring in Yemen

New Article on the Challenges of Ceasefire Monitoring in Yemen

Tuesday, 27 Apr 2021

​In her new article in International Peacekeeping, Senior Researcher Júlia Palik addresses the challenges of ceasefire monitoring in Yemen. "Watchdogs of Pause: The Challenges of Ceasefire Monitoring in Yemen" highlights key factors that made it difficult for the United Nations Mission to support the Hodeidah Agreement (UNMHA) to live up to its mandate. The findings from this Yemeni case study are relevant for other monitoring missions that are deployed in contexts of ongoing violence.

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