The challenge of learning in aid: Is accountability the problem?
May 23, 2017 2:09 PM
The problem of learning in aid evaluation has been debated for decades – but it is still as challenging as ever. A new research report explores how learning and accountability in practice are hard to reconcile.
Reproductive health causes tension in South Sudan
Feb. 16, 2017 11:37 AM
South Sudanese women find themselves in the middle of a tug-of-war between traditional, militarised and medicalised views on their reproductive Health.
Soldiers want meat!
Feb. 7, 2017 2:39 PM
Why was Meat free Monday in the Norwegian Armed Forces unsuccessful?
Political origins of health inequities: Trade and investment agreements (TIA)
Nov. 8, 2016 10:26 AM
- The TIAs threaten to exacerbate powerful political and economic drivers of health inequities in years to come, says the Independent Panel on Global Governance for Health in the Viewpoint published in The Lancet this month.
China – world’s largest producer and consumer of cars
Sep. 21, 2016 5:15 PM
China has become both the world’s largest car market and the world’s largest producer of cars and vehicles. New vehicle sales in China have now surpassed those in the US.
Ph.D. Course: 'Critical perspectives on NGOs in development'
Aug. 16, 2017 9:00 AM
The objective of this interdisciplinary course is to critically analyse the changing role of NGOs in development, focusing especially on health and environment.
The application deadline was 31 March, 2017.
Ph.D. Course: Forging sustainable modernity: The Nordic Model and beyond
Sep. 18, 2017 12:00 AM
The objective of this interdisciplinary course is to explore challenges to sustainable modernity in cultural, economic, political and institutional realms.
Application deadline was May 02, 2017.
PhD Course: Social Protection for Development in the Emerging Welfare States of Latin America and the Caribbean
Oct. 25, 2017 12:00 AM
Multidisciplinary doctoral course organized by the University of Agder, in cooperation with NorLARNet. The course will be held in Kristiansand, at the University of Agder from 25-27 October 2017. The application deadline is 26 June.
Nov. 23, 2017 10:00 AM
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