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Major General Kristin Lund Joins PRIO as Practitioner in Residence

Major General Kristin Lund Joins PRIO as Practitioner in Residence

Friday, 03 Jan 2020
PRIO’s latest Practitioner in Residence (PiR) is Major General Kristin Lund. She has recently retired from the Norwegian Armed Forces and will now be at PRIO for a year, participating in the life of the institute as a PiR.
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December Issue of Gender, Peace and Security Update is Out

December Issue of Gender, Peace and Security Update is Out

Wednesday, 18 Dec 2019

The December 2019 issue of the PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update is out now.

Read the Gender, Peace and Security Update – December 2019 issue here.

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New GPS Policy Brief: How Does Civil Society Understand Conflict-Related Sexual Violence?

New GPS Policy Brief: How Does Civil Society Understand Conflict-Related Sexual Violence?

Perspectives from women activists in Colombia

Monday, 16 Dec 2019

​'How do women mobilize against conflict-related sexual violence (CRSV)? How do such women activists understand the nature and causes of this violence, and what can we learn from these insights? 

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Louise Olsson Participates in Hearing at the Swedish Parliament

Louise Olsson Participates in Hearing at the Swedish Parliament

Wednesday, 11 Dec 2019

​Senior Researcher Louise Olsson participated in a public hearing on Women, Peace and Security organized by the Committee on Foreign Affairs at the Swedish Parliament on December 10.

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Researchers Share Findings from Equal Peace Project

Researchers Share Findings from Equal Peace Project

Friday, 06 Dec 2019

​What are the challenges of implementing a global framework on gender equality within the context of different cultural and religious understandings of gender and peace? This is the central question that the Equal Peace project at PRIO has sought to answer since 2015. Now that the project is nearing its end, the research team met with international scholars for a two-day workshop in Oslo on 5–6 December to discuss their findings.

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