Ole Jacob SendingResearch Director
Ole Jacob Sending does research on global governance, with a particular focus on the role of international and non-governmental organizations in peacebuilding, humanitarian relief, and development. His publications have appeared, inter alia, in International Studies Quarterly, European Journal of International Relations, and International Theory.
Sending is co-author, with Iver B. Neumann, of Governing the Global Polity (2010, University of Michigan Press). His new book, Competing for Authority in Global Governance, is forthcoming, also with University of Michigan Press. Another book (co-edited with Iver B. Neumann and Vincent Pouliot), Diplomacy: The Making of World Politics, is forthcoming with Cambridge University Press. Sending is currently part of the editorial team of International Studies Quarterly.
Thu 18 Jan 2018Event
Breakfast seminar: Global disorder and distrust – the Middle EastTime: 08:30 Location: NUPI
New seminar series about the global distrust that has been more evident lately, and the first event will take a closer look what this development means for the Middle East.
Fri 8 Dec 2017Event
Theory seminar: The Emergence of Hyper-real Politics of TruthTime: 13:15 Location: NUPI
Andreas Aagaard Nøhr, PhD Candidate on International Relations at LSE visits NUPI to talk about post-truth politics.
Wed 18 Oct 2017Event
International Intervention and Local Politics: Insights from AcehTime: 13:00 Location: NUPI
Fabio Scarpello visits NUPI to talk about the book "International Interventions and Local Politics: Fragmented States and the Politics of Scale".
Thu 19 Oct 2017Event
Theory Seminar: Contestation, norms and normativitiy. What’s at stake and what empirics can tell us about itTime: 13:15 Location: NUPI
Professor Nicole Deitelhoff will talk about her research on contestation, norms and normativity.
2017 - 2018 (Ongoing)
Which tools to politicians in the Nordic countries have available to them in a more challenging geopolitical sphere?
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06.07.2017Today, the G20 summit is being held in Hamburg. The power of the G20 as an arena for shaping global governance represents both a challenge and an opportunity for Norway.
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Wed 21 Jun 2017Event
Can quotas lead to social justice?Time: 14:45 Location: NUPI
What are the long-term effects of electoral quotas? This is the topic NUPI researcher Francesca R. Jensenius has studied in her new book. At this book launch, she and Mari Teigen (ISF) will talk about some of her key findings and their relevance for discussions of political inclusion in Norway and elsewhere.
Fri 5 May 2017Event
Theory seminar: «“These Days of Shoah”: History, Habitus, and Realpolitik in Jewish Palestine, 1942– 1943»Time: 13:15 Location: NUPI
Daniel J. Levine is visiting NUPI on May 5 to present his new book project.
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Fri 31 Mar 2017Event
Theory seminar: Co‐Managing International Crises: Judgements and JustificationsTime: 13:00 Location: NUPI
This is the title of the new book from Professor of International Relations at the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna, Markus Kornprobst, who is coming to NUPI to talk about it.
The project is commissioned by the World Bank and seeks to better understand how the interplay between international actors and domestic political actors affects efforts to prevent violent conflict.
Wed 11 Jan 2017Event
Political Asylum Deceptions: The Culture of SuspicionTime: 14:00 Location: NUPI
The line between truth and lies is often elusive in political asylum matters. Carol Bohmer will look at the problems related to deception and suspicion in asylum matters.
Thu 19 Jan 2017Event
Theory seminar: When War is Oikonomia by Other MeansTime: 14:00 Location: NUPI
NUPI has the pleasure of inviting you to a theory seminar with Patricia Owens from University of Sussex.
Wed 7 Dec 2016Event
Theory Seminar: Beyond Reification and Deconstruction: Towards a Dialogical Approach to Theorizing International PoliticTime: 13:00 Location: NUPI
NUPI has the pleasure of inviting you to a theory seminar with Andreas Holmedahl Hvidsten from the Department of International Politics, University of Oslo. He recently defended his doctoral thesis "Beyond Reification and Deconstruction: Towards a Dialogical Approach to Theorizing International...
Wed 23 Nov 2016Event
Theory Seminar: Ethnography as an approach to studying global policy regimes?Time: 10:00 Location: NUPI
NUPI has the pleasure of inviting you to a theory seminar with Finn Stepputat, who is a senior researcher at DIIS.