The Norwegian Partnership Programme for Global Academic Cooperation (NORPART) supports academic partnerships and student mobility between higher education institutions in Norway and selected developing countries.

Paul Mutuku Musili collecting plants for his master thesis in an earlier north-south collaboration. Musili has completed a PhD and is now linked to the NORPART project at the Museum of Natural History. Photo: Brita Stedje

NORPART projects

Year Project title UiO coordinator Main partner(s)
2019 Collaboration in Higher Education in Mental Health between Nepal and Norway Suraj Thapa, Institute of Clinical Medicine Tribhuvan University
2019 Strengthening Education and Research in Conservation biology: a collaboration between Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia and the University of Oslo, Norway Nils Christian Stenseth, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences

Addis Ababa University, Bahir Dar University, University of Bergen

2019 ANTENNA: Norwegian – African network for training a new generation of entomologists in DNA-based molecular methods Vladimir Gusarov, Museum of Natural History

Addis Ababa University, National Museums of Kenya,  Makerere University, University of Dar es Salaam, University of Ghana, University of Buea, University of Bergen


Collaborative learning in biodiversity, excellence in education through two-way North-South mobility

Brita Stedje, Museum of Natural History

Addis Ababa University, Makerere University, University of Zimbabwe, Kenyatta University, Ethiopian Biodiversity Institute


EXCEL SMART - Exceeding Learning through Strategic Mobility and Academic Partnership

Jeanette Magnus, Faculty of Medicine Jimma University
2017 ExTending Health Informatics Capacity (ETHIC) Petter Nielsen, Department of Informatics

Eduardo Mondlane University, University of Malawi


Published Aug. 21, 2017 4:25 PM - Last modified May 29, 2019 1:07 PM