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Assisting and protecting refugees in Europe and the Middle East - politics, law, and humanitarian practices

19 Sep 2019 | conference panel
What are the current trends when it comes to assisting and protecting refugees and asylum-seekers in Europe and in the Middle East? How do political decisions regarding refugees taken in one region affect assistance and protection in other regions?

Commission on Anthropology of the Middle East Conference

24 Aug 2019 | Paper given in conference

Sudan's recent violence against protesters casts a shadow over power-sharing deal

8 Aug 2019 | Sudan Blog
Analysis: New violence against protesters has created a difficult situation for both the Forces of Freedom and Change and the ruling military council, so where does the future lie?

The collapse of Bashir’s regime: A regional perspective on the Sudanese revolution

13 Jul 2019 | Sudan Blog
On July 5, the Sudanese people woke up to the announcement of a power sharing agreement between the Transitional Military Council (TMC) and the Freedom and Change Forces (FCF). The power sharing agreement provides cause for optimism, but also wariness according to Abdelmageed M. Yahya, as political parties and movements are preparing to compete for power.

Storytelling with a sting: Fifty years in journalism and academia

4 Jun 2019 | Portrait
Astri Suhrke has been writing all her life. About American politics, the UN, Afghanistan, Rwanda, Timor Leste - and about a ride on bus #20 in Bergen. Treading softly has never been one of her concerns. Wherever there has been cause for critique, she has raised it. -I have written completely without restraint, she laughs. Trying to describe Astri Suhrke, fearless is the first word that comes to mind.

The Sudanese Storm

13 Feb 2019

3 PhD fellowships

1 Dec 2018
Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI) is seeking three PhD candidates to conduct research in the framework of 3 NORGLOBAL research projects, funded by the Research Council of Norway (RCN)

Adviser on anti-corruption/governance, measurement and evaluation

15 Mar 2018 | Vacancy
Are you an experienced anti-corruption and/or governance professional? Do you have knowledge and expertise in development assistance, measurement and evaluation?