Opening of Research School in Peace and Conflict

Please note: This page refers to an event that has already taken place.

Time: Monday, 11 April 2011 14:00-16:30
Place: PRIO, Hausmanns gate 7, Oslo

Opening of Research School in Peace and Conflict

The official opening of the Research School in Peace and Conflict will take place at PRIO on Monday 11 April, at 14:00 –16:00. It will be followed by a reception.

The opening includes a lecture by Professor Mats Berdal, King’s College London, on the topic: Research, Policy and Practice: Reflections on the Study of Peace and Conflict in the Post-Cold War Era.


Chair: Deputy Director, Inger Skjelsbæk, PRIO

14:00-14:30 Opening speeches
Rector Ole Petter Ottersen, UiO; 
Dean, Jan Morten Dyrstad, NTNU; and
Director Kristian Berg Harpviken, PRIO.


Opening lecture
Professor Mats Berdal, Department of War Studies, King’s College London.
15:15-15:30 Comments by
Professor Øyvind Østerud, UiO
Special Adviser Lynn P. Nygaard, PRIO.
15:30-16:00 Discussion
16:00- Reception



All PRIOites are welcome to this event. Please remember to register for this event with, as we need to order food & drinks for the reception.


Related pages