2018

Norwegian peacekeeper with blue UN-helmet in front of plane.
Published May 22, 2019 10:19 AM

Is there a Nordic peace model? How important is the Nordic brand as peace builders and peace nations in international diplomacy? These were some of the questions asked at the conference ‘Nordic Peace Revisited’ Mar. 18-19.

Opening the Conference, Aldo Skoda (SIMI), Gioacchino Campese (SIMI) and Trygve Wyller (NORDHOST) Photo: K. Rønsdal
Published Apr. 2, 2019 11:25 AM

How can critical, academic research contribute to dignity of migrants and refugees? This is one of the core questions in a UiO Nordic/Nordhost facilitated conference taking place in Rome April 1-3 April.

 

Panelists in conversation
Published Sep. 28, 2018 1:32 PM

NORDHOST aims at participating with a strong public voice in matters on migration and hospitality. One step taken in this concern is arranging public events in the House of Literature (Litteraturhuset) in Oslo. The first of these events took place on 18th September.

White building.
Published Aug. 21, 2018 9:26 AM

Nordic Branding held it's Second Aannual Conference at Schæffergården in Copenhagen, Aug. 13-14. 

Published Mar. 16, 2018 3:31 PM

The Nordic societies are more complex than indicated by the one-sided endorsements and collective praise. In many areas, the experiences of the five countries differ widely, and Nordic responses to global challenges are full of ambiguities and paradoxes.

Woman and man by a table.
Published Mar. 12, 2018 11:04 AM

NORDHOST is taking the initiative to an inter-European conference on migration and ethics in Rome! The conference will be arranged as a round-table event, titled: “European Spaces of Hospitality – Dialogues across borders on Migration and Ethics,” and is taking place in April 2019

Published Feb. 13, 2018 2:29 PM

NordForsk has awarded approximately €4.3 million in funding to the Reimagining Norden in an Evolving World (ReNEW) research consortium. The consortium that brings together UiO and five other universities is led by the Centre for Nordic Studies CENS at the University of Helsinki. Its aim is strategic cooperation for producing new knowledge and a new way of perceiving the Nordic countries, both from within and from a global perspective.

People in class.
Published Dec. 17, 2017 11:09 AM

NORDHOST arranged the group’s first open seminar titled Still a Nordic Welfare State? Religion, Migration, Values at The Faculty of Law, University of Oslo 4th and 5th December, followed by a day and half of NORDHOST business. Six excellent keynote speakers were invited and challenged to reflect on given titles, delivering enlightening talks for plenary discussions.

Published Dec. 17, 2017 11:08 AM

NORDHOST is happy to welcome a new affiliated PhD. fellow from Denmark, with an exciting, highly relevant project.

Published Nov. 10, 2017 7:51 AM

NORDHOST congratulates colleague Vanessa Barker with her new publication!