Research projects

Examples of research on China or projects with Chinese partners.

  • cable Theorizing brokerage Apr. 3, 2018 4:09 PM

    The proliferation of brokerage across sectors has placed the topic back on the agenda in the social sciences. Yet, approaches to brokerage have remained remarkably static. This project will advance theories of brokerage informed by data on trade and industrial upgrading in the Pearl River Delta.

  • CSR in the Sustainable Development Goal Era Jan. 16, 2017 11:15 AM

    This project aims at strengthening the role of corporate social responsibility (CSR) in Chinese companies in alignment with the global SDG agenda.

  • south-south-300 Production, trade, and consumption in South-South: Re-theorizing from below Sep. 14, 2016 12:37 PM

    Trade between developing countries constitutes an increasing proportion of global trade. Increasingly more of global production is now bound for consumption in Africa, Latin America and Asia.

  • globus-europe-507 Reconsidering European Contributions to Global Justice (GLOBUS) June 27, 2016 11:01 AM

    Since its inception, the European Union has proclaimed an ambition to promote justice at the global level. But what precisely is the EU’s contribution to global justice? And what could a just foreign policy look like?

  • PlagPART June 6, 2016 1:07 PM

    A Norwegian-Russian-Chinese research and training network on the study of plague

  • background-home Security in Internet Governance and Networks: Analysing the Law (SIGNAL) Feb. 22, 2016 1:14 PM

    SIGNAL is a project on the legal aspects of internet security hosted at the Norwegian Research Center for Computers and Law ( NRCCL). SIGNAL examines changes in legal frameworks for internet security by focusing on established, new and proposed legal security requirements – at both international and national levels – directed at critical internet infrastructure (CII) and cloud computing.

  • aideffect_web Aideffect Aug. 6, 2015 10:16 AM

    The purpose of this study is to go beyond typical project evaluations and single case studies and develop new research-based knowledge on the comparative impacts of aid on two crucial pillars of development – gender equality and food security.

  • erc-logo Finite Element Exterior Calculus and Applications Dec. 11, 2013 1:38 PM

    The ambition of this project is to set the scene for a number of new research directions based on FEEC by giving ground-breaking contributions to its foundation. The aim is also to use FEEC as a tool, or a guideline, to extend the foundation of numerical PDE to a variety of problems for which this foundation does not exist.

  • sinciere-300 SINCIERE - Sino-Norwegian Centre for Interdisciplinary Environmental Research Nov. 8, 2013 5:03 PM

    SINCIERE is a bilateral agreement between CAS/RCEES and CIENS/UiO. Our SINCIERE vision is to act as a catalyst and mediator for cooperation between China and Norway within the field of environmental research.

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  • weibo_smog-507 Airborne: Pollution, Climate Change, and Visions of Sustainability in China May 6, 2013 9:18 AM

    Airborne studies human dimensions of air pollution in China in a historical perspective. How do people’s experiences and fears of air pollution transform into new visions of sustainability and creative forms of action?

Published May 11, 2016 9:54 AM - Last modified June 6, 2016 1:40 PM