Research projects

Examples of research on China or projects with Chinese partners.

  • MISC - Microbial Surface Colonization June 13, 2019 4:05 PM

    MISC is a Norwegian-Chinese-Japanese student and researcher exchange program on the study of microbial surface colonization.

  • librarys Brokering China’s Extraversion: An Ethnographic Analysis of Transnational Arbitration Apr. 3, 2018 4:09 PM

    BROKEX is an interdisciplinary research project funded by a European Research Council (ERC) Starting Grant. Heidi Østbø Haugen is the principal investigator. The project will run from 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2023.

  • 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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Published May 11, 2016 9:54 AM - Last modified Oct. 17, 2018 5:40 PM