2019

Group photo of conference participants
Published June 14, 2019 10:41 AM

Is there a common ‘Nordic narrative’ of international law and is it distinct? Why do Nordic states mobilise specific narratives of international law?

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.

Published May 15, 2019 11:28 AM

A PhD Research Fellowship in Sustainable Digitalisation is available at Digitalisation & Entrepreneurship (DIGENT) research section at the Department of Informatics. The successful candidate will be based at the Sustainability and Design Lab.

Deadline 7 April 2019!

Published May 15, 2019 11:20 AM

The project Futuring Sustainable Nordic Business Models have a postdoctoral position available in Oslo.

Deadline 19 April 2019!

 

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.

 

Published Mar. 11, 2019 1:29 PM

The Third Nordic Challenges Conference kicked off on March 5th, 2019 at the Copenhagen Business School with the “Emerging Scholars Day”:

Picture of the room the UN Security Council use in New York
Published Mar. 11, 2019 9:11 AM

Professor Malcolm Langford has been actively debating Norway's campaign for a seat in the UN Security Council from 2021. 

Published Nov. 13, 2018 9:29 AM

In a recent article in Aftenposten, NOWEDE researchers respond to report about nordic socialism from Donald Trump's economic advisers.

Published Oct. 15, 2018 2:43 PM

NORDHOST researcher Vanessa Barker is interviewed on welfare state and nationalism by Masha Geesen in New Yorker

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.

Published Sep. 12, 2018 9:33 AM

NORDHOST researcher Vanessa Barker reflects on Sweden's election 09.09.18

The white Schæffergården building
Published Aug. 21, 2018 9:26 AM

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

Images of peace: family, dove, the globe, recycling
Published June 6, 2018 1:49 PM

Call for papers for two-day conference in Oslo, Mar. 18-19, 2019

Illustration photo woods
Published May 16, 2018 9:26 AM

Why are the Nordic countries ranked as the world’s best countries to live in? And can their good fortune last?

Exploding bomb on grass field
Published Apr. 19, 2018 10:44 AM

Could Norway's reaction to Turkey's use of force in Syria affect how we are perceived globally?

Agreement signed by representatives of TF and SIMI
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

Book cover
Published Mar. 12, 2018 10:57 AM

“En bra plats att vara på” (Artos Academic 2016) is an anthropological study of long-term integration and diversity work in the Church of Sweden.

Published Feb. 2, 2018 6:32 PM

Call for abstracts for Nordic Branding workshop in Paris 20 -22 June 2018 on Gender Equality as Branding: Moving Beyond Nordic Exceptionalism

Published Feb. 2, 2018 10:06 AM

New publication by Katarzyna Jezierska and Ann Towns in "Place Branding and Public Diplomacy

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 Dec. 17, 2017 11:04 AM

Several of the NORDHOST researchers have new publications out.

Published Dec. 7, 2017 11:32 PM

In a letter sent to the Storting President Nov. 29, 17 Law Professors from the University of Oslo, The University of Bergen, and the University of Tromsø write that the Storting's procedures for election to the Nobel Peace Prize Commitee should be reviewed in light of Nobel's will and testament.

Published Nov. 10, 2017 7:51 AM

NORDHOST congratulates colleague Vanessa Barker with her new publication!

Published Nov. 6, 2017 11:23 AM

Researchers from Nordic Branding have received funding from the Swedish research council for the project “The Scandinavian rights revolution: Individual rights, civil society mobilization and democratic change.” The project that grew out of Nordic  Branding has a frame of three years and falls within the pillar “Rights and Democracy.”