Challenges to the protection of civilians
This seminar takes a closer look on the challenges of protecting civilians.
The Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI) and the Norwegian Centre for Humanitarian Studies (NCHS) have the pleasure of inviting you to a seminar to discuss challenges to the Protection of Civilians.
This seminar takes a closer look on the challenges of protecting civilians. It discusses emerging and persistent trends, using Uganda as a case and with a particular focus on urban displacement. The seminar features presentations from five researchers that will speak on the basis of their current research on protection challenges.
Øystein Lyngroth (Ministry of Foreign Affairs): Welcome
Loren Landau (Tufts University): Urban Displacement
Morten Bøås (NUPI): Economic Conditions of Displacement
Teddy Atim (Tufts University): Protection of Civilians in Uganda
Tove Heggli Sagmo (PRIO): Returnees and the Protection of Civilians
Jon Harald Sande Lie (NUPI): Protection and the Humanitarian-Development Nexus