A new podcast series on ethics in peace negotiations is now available on Spotify.
The PRIO Research School on Peace and Conflict, in collaboration with the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, hosted doctoral candidates at the PhD-level course.
The PRIO project “On Fair Terms: The Ethics of Peace Negotiations and Mediation” (FAIR) organized a workshop in Cyprus in partnership with the PRIO Cyprus Centre, PRIO Middle East Centre, and the PRIO Centre on Gender, Peace and Security, 19-21 October.
The First Lady of Colombia, Veronica Alcocer, visited PRIO 7th of September 2022.
In a new PRIO Paper, Senior Researcher Wenche Iren Hauge assesses how the reintegration processes of ex-combatants affect their political participation.
Doctoral candidates from all over the world attended PRIO's PhD-level course on Gender, Peace and Conflict.
The new open accessbook Livesin Peace Research: The Oslo Stories explains how PRIO, the world'soldest independent peace research institute, was founded and how it survivedthrough crises.
The new case brief by Wenche Iren Hauge examines the Guatemalan peace process from 1990 to1996 as an early example of the inclusion of civil society in a negotiation process.
PRIO seeks to recruit a Research Assistant in a 50% position, to work for 10 months on the DISARM project within the CVP department.
On 9-10 September 2021, around 20 researchers met for a hybrid online-offline workshop to share their research on specific cases of ethical issues in peace negotiations and mediation.
Read the Gender, Peace and Security Update – June 2021 issue here.
The DISARM project seeks is to identify the impact of disarmament processes on conflict recurrence and pinpoint the conditions under which disarmament can be the most effective.
The March 2021 issue of the PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update is out now.
Leaders of armed groups often strongly advise their members to avoid pregnancies, due to the dangers that guerrilla soldiers face in the mountains and jungle areas where they operate and carry out battles.
Read up before the PRIO Annual Peace Address 2020
What makes peace negotiations fair?This is the over-arching question asked in the project On Fair Terms: The Ethics of Peace Negotiations and Mediation, which has now received three years of NORGLOBAL funding from the Research Council of Norway.
From 5–16 March 2018, the PRIO Centre on Gender, Peace and Security and the UNDP Oslo Governance Center will host the third cohort of UN Peace and Development Advisors (PDAs) in Oslo for a Fellowship Programme on the topic of ‘Gender Responsive Peacebuilding’.
PRIO Visiting Researcher Debendra Adhikari won the IIER Excellent Paper Award at the 131st IIER International Conference held in Zurich, Switzerland.
Empowering Survivors of Sexual Violence in DR Congo
DDR through a Gender Lens in Nepal and Myanmar
Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration Processes (DDR): The Gender Asset
We are happy to announce that the Research Council of Norway (NORGLOBAL) has funded another 3-year PRIO project Gender Equality, Peace and Security in Nepal and Myanmar (WOMENsPEACE).
Like every year since 1969, the University of Oslo and PRIO join forces to organise a Peace Research Course, as part of the International Summer School (ISS).
Haitian migrant workers in the Dominican Republic: a different framework
Selected publications by PRIO Researchers
Report from a seminar in Guatemala City 6-7 February 2013
PRIO Researcher Kristoffer Lidén is guest editor of the November 2009 issue of International Peacekeeping.
The latest issue of CSD includes two contributions from PRIO staff members.
PRIO researchers are participating with comments and film seminars at several of this year's screenings at the Films from the South Festival in Oslo.