SUM student wins prize for best student article
Feb. 14, 2018 11:12 AM
Ordingsprisen 2017 is awarded to Antoine de Bengy Puyvallée for his article about Norway's role during the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
Welcome to the new Arne Naess students!
Feb. 1, 2018 3:28 PM
SUM is happy to announce that three master's students have been granted the Arne Naess stipend for 2018.
A new round of our MOOC "What Works? Promising Practices in International Development"
Jan. 9, 2018 11:25 AM
A new chance to sign up to the successful MOOC which starts February 26.
How do the media portray climate change?
Jan. 4, 2018 1:46 PM
We see a change from a focus on the dramatic consequences of climate change to a larger focus on technological solutions. Will this make us equipped to engage in the battle for a climate friendly future?
Financing for research on science communication awarded to SUM
Nov. 7, 2017 9:22 AM
The grant comes from the Research Council of Norway.
Kick-off: Reimagining Norden in an Evolving World (ReNEW)
Mar. 1, 2018 3:00 PM
Join us to celebrate ReNEW! UiO:Norden received NOK40 million to set-up a research hub for Nordic studies together with five other Nordic Universities. Come to celebrate, hear more about the project and listen to our distinguished speakers – the President of the Nordic Council and UiO's vice-dean.
The breakdown of rule of law and its consequences for Venezuela
Mar. 1, 2018 3:30 PM
Seminar with Venezuelan and Norwegian scholars and human rights activists seeking to analyze the crisis in Venezuela from a legal point of view.
Renewing Democracy in Europe
Mar. 21, 2018 9:30 AM
How can democracy be rejuvenated in the post-Brexit, post-Orban, post-Kaczynski and post-Sebastian Kurz Europe?
South Asia across the Nordic Region 2018
June 5, 2018 11:30 AM
The South Asia across the Nordic Region (SANR) annual meeting 2018 will be held in Oslo on 5 and 6 June
POLLEN Biennial Conference 2018
June 20, 2018 12:00 AM
Political Ecology, the Green Economy, and Alternative Sustainabilities