New centre for humanitarian studies

Published: 17 Oct 2013

The Norwegian Centre for Humanitarian Studies (NCHS) has been established as a joint initiative between CMI, NUPI and PRIO.

The Centre aims to promote and facilitate critical and relevant research on key humanitarian issues. Moreover, NCHS serves as a hub for research and policy discussion, and features a national network of scholars working on humanitarian issues from outside the three core institutions. It also features an extensive network of international humanitarian scholars.

The Centre’s current activities are organized in these projects:

In collaboration with the respective core institutions, the Centre organizes events. The network of scholars also contributes to the humanitarian debate through blogs and publications.

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The Centre is financed by the Norwegian Research Council.