Research projects

Examples of research on India or projects with Indian partners.

  • gcsn_map_v3_small Global Component Separation Network Dec. 8, 2017 4:58 PM
  • pasiphae_logo PASIPHAE Dec. 5, 2017 5:18 PM
  • daniel-arnesson-prosjektfoto-507 Renewable Energy Law in the Face of International Diversity [PhD] Oct. 19, 2016 12:51 PM

    Daniel Arnesson examines in his PhD project the development of renewable energy certificate (REC) markets in South Africa, India and Europe, with a focus on the implementation of these markets in Sweden and Norway (known as Guarantees of Origin and electricity Certificate markets in the two Nordic countries).

  • 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?

  • logo_eng_rgb Motivic Hopf equations Feb. 10, 2016 1:21 PM
  • Exploring Factors that Enhance and restrict Women’s Empowerment through Electrification (EFEWEE) July 1, 2015 2:11 PM

    The project seeks to account for electricity’s effect on women's empowerment, both as women use electricity’s services and become involved in its provision. The project highlights a comparison between centralized (grid) and decentralized systems and the effects on women’s empowerment.

  • engel-uten-bakgrunn Transgressions Nov. 10, 2014 9:01 AM

    This project examines how transgressions give shape, direction and speed to South Asia’s vibrant societal dynamics, paying particular attention to the conditions behind their acceleration during the past 25-30 years.

  • engel-uten-bakgrunn Overskridelser Nov. 10, 2014 8:57 AM

    Prosjektet undersøker hvordan overskridelser gir form, retning og fart til Sør-Asias pulserende samfunnsdynamikk. Betingelsene som har fått regionens overskridelsesdynamikk til å akselerere i løpet av de siste 25-30 årene blir særlig vektlagt.

  • altar-boxes Indian Cosmopolitan Alternatives Oct. 15, 2014 5:42 PM

    Ritual Intersections and the Regulation of Religious Offense

  • altar-boxes Indiske kosmopolitiske alternativer Oct. 15, 2014 5:21 PM

    Rituell grensekryssing og regulering av religiøse krenkelser

  • Democracy, Welfare & Development: Indian & Scandinavian Experiences July 11, 2014 11:05 AM
  • From international to global health Mar. 24, 2014 10:12 AM

    The overall objective of the project is a historical study of the transition from international to global health. The project has four thematic strands on tuberculosis, mental health, traditional medicine and medical genetics. Regional focus is on East Africa and India.

  • Ibsen in Translation Jan. 10, 2013 9:07 AM

    Ibsen in Translation is a unique translation project where translators work together, exchanging experiences in the course of the translation work. The project aims to translate Henrik Ibsen's 12 contemporary dramas into 8 languages, a total number of 96 translations.

  • gifts300px Diabetes and prevention strategies in South Asian peoples July 31, 2012 10:02 AM

    GIFTS - Genomic and l ifestyle predictors of foetal ou tcome relevant to diabetes and obesity and their relevance to prevention strategies in South Asian peoples.

  • Agendas for Transformative Politics: Indian and Scandinavian Perspectives on Democracy, Economic Development and Well-Being May 3, 2012 12:41 PM

    The project is a dialogue between Indian and Scandinavian scholars who are interested in the possibilities for democratic transformative politics in their respective contexts.

  • surrogati200colourbox An Ethnographic Study of Surrogate Mothers in India Mar. 7, 2012 11:49 AM

    This project is an ethnographical study of Indian surrogate mothers, i. e. women who carry and give birth to babies on behalf of others, to a large extent Westeners.

  • kennet-nielsen-west-bengal-india Shaping Popular Politics in India's West Bengal Aug. 30, 2011 10:21 AM

    The project analyses the making of a rural social movement opposing a government-initiated land acquisition in Singur in the Indian state of West Bengal.

  • karina-prosjekt The Impact of Solar Electrification on Women in India Aug. 30, 2011 10:18 AM

    Solar energy has become an increasingly important factor in development assistance to rural electrification, in order to help people meet their basic needs. This project seeks to contribute to research on social and gendered implications of solar electrification in rural villages in the Indian states Uttar Pradesh and Jharkhand.

  • Sambhu Mitra's A Doll's House - Putul Khela June 14, 2010 12:38 PM

    The primary aim of the project is to explore and discuss an adaptation of Ibsen’s A Doll’s House by Sambhu Mitra titled Putul Khela (Playing with Dolls) which was brought to stage by Kolkata's pioneer theatre group, Bohurupee in 1958.

  • The Hindi Database May 10, 2010 9:04 AM

    The Hindi Database project is the first database for Hindi, the third most spoken language in the world. It will contain a huge amount of Hindi texts for scientific research.

Published May 25, 2016 12:17 PM - Last modified June 6, 2016 12:05 PM