UiO Nordic organized a workshop in Athens Dec. 1-3. 2016 where scholars from Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Greece discussed the relationship between bureaucracy and society in Greece and the Nordic countries.
UiO:Nordic organized a panel with the title Global challenges - Nordic solutions at the 16. Transatlantic Forum in Chicago.
UiO:Nordic received seven applications for research funding by our announcement this summer. The applications are now distributed to the review panel, and the grant for Nordic-funding 2017 will be published mid-November.
Up to NOK 30 million is available for Researcher Projects under a joint call issued by the VAM and SAMKUL programmes. They seek research projects that study various aspects of the prerequisites for the welfare and working life model in light of societal changes related to migration, socioeconomic differences and greater diversity.
The SCANCOR-centres at Harvard and Stanford encourage researchers to apply for temporary research stay at world leading social science research communities.