Financing Education in Afghanistan: Opportunities for Action
Norway is hosting the Oslo Summit on Education for Development in July 2015, to "help reverse the negative trend in external support for education and contribute to enhanced domestic resource mobilisation through innovative partnerships and results-oriented, well-coordinated development aid.
Five case studes will illustrate the status on education in countries at different stages of development, including Afghanistan that has had an enourmous increase in children in school over the last 13 years, despite the ongoing conflict.
A Good Ally - Norway and International Statebuilding in Afghanistan, 2001-2014
Mats Berdal, Astri Suhrke
Journal of Strategic Studies
Danish-Norwegian Return Center for Minors in Kabul: Well-Founded Initiative?
Jessica Schultz and Terje Einarsen
Missing from the picture: Men imprisoned for ‘moral crimes’ in Afghanistan
Aziz Hakimi, Torunn Wimpelmann
Child marriage and education in Eastern Sudan
Liv Tønnessen and Samia al-Nagar
Life skills in non-formal contexts for adolescent girls in developing countries
Kendra Dupuy, Sosina Bezu, Are Knudsen, Sandra Halvorsen, Christina Kwauk (Brookings Institution), Amanda Braga (Brookings Institution), Helyn Kim (Brookings Institution)
Community Views on Child Marriage in Kassala: Prospects for Change
Samia El Nagar, Manal Mahjoub, Adil Idris, Liv Tønnessen
Women’s informal peace efforts: Grassroots activism in South Sudan
Helen Kezie-Nwoha and Juliet Were
The International Protection Alternative in Refugee Law: Treaty basis and scope of application under the 1951 Convention on the Status of Refugees and its 1967 Protocol
Russian Use of Private Military and Security Companies - the implications for European and Norwegian Security
Åse Gilje Østensen and Tor Bukkvoll