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Published Oct. 16, 2019 10:22 PM

Arne Viste is 'finally' on trial for employing undocumented migrants. Professors Malcolm Langford and Katja Franko comment on the case in the Washington Post.

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.

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. 

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

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?

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. 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. 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.”

Published Sep. 5, 2017 11:34 AM

International Conference on the branding of Nordic Aesthetics in Oslo.

Published Aug. 30, 2017 1:48 PM

New article by Charlotte Holmstöm and May-Len Skilbrei in Oslo Law Review on whether the Swedish Sex Purchase Act has lived up to its expectations. 

Published Aug. 21, 2017 2:09 PM

SUM is happy to announce that Kristian Bjørkdahl has joined the Centre as a postdoctoral fellow. His position is part of a UiO:Norden programme, Nordic Branding, in which SUM is a central partner.

Published Aug. 7, 2017 1:54 PM

The article by Thomas Gammeltoft-Hansen is the first Nordic Branding-supported research article.

Published Aug. 7, 2017 11:13 AM

Kristin Bergtora Sandvik (PRIO/UiO) and Amanda Cellini (PRIO) have published a blog post on Nordic welfare humanitarianism, a topic that was discussed at the Nordic Branding kick-off conference.

Published Mar. 31, 2017 9:52 AM

Nordic Branding is announcing two post-doctoral research fellowships. One located at the Department of Psychology and one at Centre for Development and the Environment.

Published Mar. 31, 2017 9:39 AM

Nordic Branding is announcing an available Ph.D position relating to our research interests. The candidate needs a background in law, legal sociology, human rights, criminology or an equivalent field.

Published Jan. 26, 2017 10:50 AM

The Department of Public and International Law at the University of Oslo has published an article on the Nordic branding project, describing its background and purpose.