2019

  • Governing oceans in an age of global shifts
    Event
    Mon 17 Jun 2019
    Time: 08:30 Europe/Oslo | Location: NUPI

    How can we ensure that the oceans are governed in a secure and sustainable way? How can coastal states like Norway use the oceans to increase their economic growth? Welcome to this seminar and launch of NUPI’s new Center for Ocean Governance.

  • NUPI's Russia Conference 2019: The Return of Russia – Identity and Foreign Policy
    Event
    Wed 4 Sept 2019
    Time: 09:00 Europe/Oslo | Location: Wergeland, Litteraturhuset i Oslo

    During Putin’s years in power, Russia has made a comeback as a European great power with global ambitions. What are the Kremlin’s long-term foreign policy objectives? How does Russian self-understandings affect this policy? And what implications may this have for Russia’s neighbors, including for Norway?

  • Generation Putin: What’s important to them?
    Event
    Wed 5 Jun 2019
    Time: 09:00 Europe/Oslo | Location: NUPI

    Recent polls show that Russian youths differ from their parents in values and orientations. What impact may this have on their political participation and preferences?

  • Theory seminar: Sonic IR
    Event
    Sun 2 Jun 2019
    Time: 13:15 Europe/Oslo | Location: NUPI

    What role does sound have in the field of IR studies?

  • What does Trump’s Space Force mean for Europe?
    Event
    Mon 3 Jun 2019
    Time: 13:30 Europe/Oslo | Location: NUPI

    The American President wants his own Space Force, and this could contribute to a shift in the dynamics of space that until now has been characterized by cooperation.

  • Walls and other boundaries to irregular migration: is the US approach that different from the European one?
    Event
    Tue 4 Jun 2019
    Time: 18:00 Europe/Oslo | Location: Kværneland, The House of Literature in Oslo

    At this seminar 5 June, we will take a closer look at the policies implemented in areas bordering Europe and ask how this affects the neighboring countries and migration flows.

  • NATO – an alliance for the future?
    Event
    Tue 4 Jun 2019
    Time: 09:00 Europe/Oslo | Location: NUPI

    NATO is currently facing new and major challenges in today’s security environment. How well is the alliance prepared and equipped to meet these challenges?

  • Constructed anarchy: governance, conflict and precarious property rights in Bukavu, DR Congo
    Event
    Tue 11 Jun 2019
    Time: 13:15 Europe/Oslo | Location: NUPI

    What is the nexus between conflict, property rights and land governance in some parts of DR Congo?

  • Lunch seminar: Peace, war and alliances in cyberspace
    Event
    Sun 2 Jun 2019
    Time: 12:00 Europe/Oslo | Location: NUPI

    What are cyberspace operations? In what ways is conflict in this “domain” different from conflict in physical domain? And how do cyberspace operations relate to information warfare, what are the similarities and differences?

  • International food trade: From seafood exports to meat from Africa
    Event
    Mon 20 May 2019
    Time: 09:00 Europe/Oslo | Location: NUPI

    Why does the price of flowers from Africa multiply on its way to Norway? What explains the success of Norwegian seafood exports?