The challenge of learning in aid: Is accountability the problem?
23. mai 2017 14:09
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.
To SUM-studenter nominert til Oslos miljøpris
25. apr. 2017 11:27
To av de nominerte til Oslos miljøpris er tilknyttet Senter for utvikling og miljø (SUM), ved UiO.
Reproductive health causes tension in South Sudan
16. feb. 2017 11:37
South Sudanese women find themselves in the middle of a tug-of-war between traditional, militarised and medicalised views on their reproductive Health.
En reise gjennom den magiske staten: Bilder fra et overopphetet Venezuela
2. juni 2017 11:30
Lunch seminar with Christian Sørhaug, Østfold University College, based on his fieldwork and travel in Venezuela. Language: Norwegian.
The Network for Asian Studies' Open Summer Meeting
7. juni 2017 15:15
Welcome to our open summer meeting! This year, award winning author Ivo de Figueiredo introduces us to his recent book "En fremmed ved mitt bord", a book that took him on a journey back to his ancestral village Saligao, in erstwhile Portuguese India. Lisa Björkman (Univ. of Louisville) will give a talk on "Pipe Politics, Contested Waters" based on her monograph on Mumbai. We also announce the winner of this year's "Best MA-thesis on an Asian topic". And, we serve drinks and refreshments.
Valuing the Brazilian Amazon Rainforest
8. juni 2017 12:00
Seminar with professor Jon Strand, University of Oslo, on a World Bank research project mapping economic values of rainforest protection in the Brazilian Amazon.