Håvard Mokleiv Nygård: All news

24 news items

Wednesday, 20 Jan 2021
Siri Aas Rustad New Research Director

Siri Aas Rustad will be the Research Director of the research department Conditions of Violence and Peace from 10 February.

Friday, 30 Oct 2020
Håvard Mokleiv Nygård New Director of Knowledge and Evaluations at Norad

​Håvard Mokleiv Nygård will be the new Director of Knowledge and Evaluations at Norad, the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation.

Friday, 9 Oct 2020
Director Henrik Urdal Celebrates World Food Programme Nobel Win

The WFP has been a long-time favorite on Urdal’s shortlist

Thursday, 17 Sep 2020
Three New Research Professors at PRIO

​Following external academic evaluations, the PRIO Board has awarded Research Professor competence to Håvard Mokleiv Nygård, Siri Aas Rustad and Tore Wig.

Thursday, 10 Sep 2020
Håvard Nygård to Co-Lead CAS Project “Stability and Change”

A team of peace researchers and mathematicians from UiO, PRIO, and other institutions, will investigate “The Long Peace”

Monday, 9 Mar 2020
PRIO Has the Leading Experts on Protests

How does a country’s security apparatus react to a protest movement?And what happens in the aftermath of successful protests?PRIO has long been at the forefront of research on protest movements.

Tuesday, 5 Mar 2019
Siri Aas Rustad will Head the Conditions of Violence and Peace Department

​While Håvard Nygård is on paternity leave, Siri Aas Rustad will be the Research Director of Conditions of Violence and Peace Department, starting 4 March 2019.

Wednesday, 20 Jun 2018
NEPS Medal to PRIO Researchers

​Yesterday, the NEPS Medal for the best publication in peace science, was awarded in Verona to Carl Henrik Knutsen, Håvard Mokleiv Nygård and Tore Wig for their aricle in World Politics: 'Autocratic Elections: Stabilizing Tool or Force for Change?'.

Wednesday, 31 Jan 2018
PRIO Awarded Prestigious TOPPFORSK Grant

​The Research Council of Norway announced this morning that PRIO will receive TOPPFORSK funding for the project: "Securing the victory? Understanding dynamics of short-run and long-term success in popular uprisings and democratization".

Thursday, 30 Nov 2017
​RCN FRIPRO Funding for Two PRIO Projects

​The announcement of FRIPRO funds from the Research Council of Norway has been published, and PRIO is very happy to see two important projects receiving funding: ‘Micro-Foundations of Conflict Escalation’ (MiCE), Young Researcher Talent project for Håvard Nygård'Street-level Autocrats -- Individual Decisions with Collective Consequences’, a researcher project led by Kristin Bakke More information about these projects will soon be available at the PRIO website.

Monday, 24 Jul 2017
SDG 16 Data Initative Launches Global Report

PRIO is a founding member of the SDG 16 Data Initiative - a collective project by a consortium of organizations seeking to support the open tracking of the global commitments made by more than 194 countries on peace, justice, and strong institutions.

Tuesday, 4 Jul 2017
New Research Director for the CVP Department

​​Håvard Mokleiv Nygård will take over as Research Director for the Conditions of Violence and Peace Department from 1 July 2017.

Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017
Atsushi Tago appointed PRIO Global Fellow

Atsushi Tago, Professor of Political Science at the Kobe University School of Law, has been appointed PRIO Global Fellow.

Thursday, 14 Jul 2016
Measuring Progress on Peace and Justice: New Global Data Site for SDG16

PRIO Partakes in New Data Initiative

Wednesday, 20 Apr 2016
Conflict Warning System Spearheaded by PRIO Researchers Receives Major Grant

​The development of an early-warning system for armed conflicts will begin at Uppsala University after the European Research Council (ERC) has decided to contribute EUR 2,5 million to the project.

Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016
What Makes a Country Dangerous to Aid Workers?

​​PRIO researchers write in The Guardian on the perceived dangers of humanitarian work following the Kunduz attack in Afghanistan.

Monday, 9 Feb 2015
Peacekeeping Works!

New Policy Brief from the Conflict Trends Project

Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014
Development Consequences of Internal Armed Conflict

​​The Conflict Trends Policy Brief, published today, on occasion of Paul Collier giving the PRIO Annual Peace Address, outlines that "the development consequences of armed conflict are profound and far-reaching.

Monday, 8 Sep 2014
War Breeds War

New Blog Post by Håvard M. Nygård

Thursday, 12 Jun 2014
JPR at 50: Launches

​​​As Journal of Peace Research celebrates it's 50th Anniversary, we launch two new Policy Briefs and other core outputs from the Conflict Trends project: Peace on Earth? The Future of Internal Armed Conflict​ and ​Ukraine and the Role of the Security Forces in Popular Uprisings.

Friday, 23 May 2014
Peace on Earth? The Future of Internal Armed Conflict

First output from PRIO Conflict Trends

Friday, 31 Jan 2014
Successful Doctoral Dissertation Defence by Håvard Mokleiv Nygård

​Håvard Mokleiv Nygård​ successfully defended his thesis at the University of Oslo on Friday 31 January.

Monday, 3 Dec 2012
A More Peaceful World Awaits

Article in TIME

Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012
The Cost of War

PRIO research on conflict and the Millennium Development Goals

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