- Armed conflict and maternal- and child health
- Education and conflict
- Education and crime
- Sexual and gender-based violence
- Children in conflict
- Horizontal inequalities and conflict
- Socioeconomics of Islamist Radicalization
Wednesday, 7 Jun 2023
How does one turn commitments into action? In this seminar keynote speaker Pramila Patton, the UN Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict, focused on the many challenges we face in implementing UN Security Council resolutions addressing prevention and response measures.
Wednesday, 23 Nov 2022
On 23 November 2022 PRIO Research Professor Gudrun Østby gave a keynote lecture at the 18th Annual Workshop of the Households in Conflict Network (HICN) at the University of Warwick, UK.
Friday, 19 Feb 2021
A staggering 72 million children—17% of the 426 million children living in conflict areas globally, or 1 in 6—are living near armed groups that have been reported to perpetrate sexual violence against children. That means 3% of all children in the world are living at risk for sexual violence in ...
Journal article in Medicine, Conflict and Survival
Wednesday, 29 Aug 2018
PRIO Director Henrik Urdal and Senior Researchers Gudrun Østby and Siri Aas Rustad took part in a workshop on maternal and child health in conflict situations at the Wilson Center 28 August.
Friday, 30 Jun 2017
Empowering Survivors of Sexual Violence in DR Congo
Wednesday, 7 Jun 2023 09:00–10:00 UTC+02
We invite you to join us for a breakfast seminar with Pramila Patten, UN Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict.
Friday, 29 Apr 2022
Women are an “integral part of her country and its resistance.” This was the message that Kateryna Cherepakha, President of the organization La Strada-Ukraine, communicated to the world when speaking before the UN Security Council in April. Her speech also highlighted increased vulnerability of women and girls to the threat ...
Friday, 19 Feb 2021
PRIO has conducted a study for Save the Children estimating the number of children at risk of experiencing wartime sexual violence.
Thursday, 15 Nov 2018
PRIO has long been a leader in researching gender-based violence in conflicts; this issue has been the subject of extensive research interest at PRIO.
19–20 Jan 2018
More information about this workshop will follow.
PRIO Policy Brief
Thursday, 23 Sep 2021
The PRIO GPS Centre contributes to a new course on Gender, Peace and Conflic at the Centre for Gender Research (STK) at the University of Oslo, taking place for the first time this autumn.
Tuesday, 18 Feb 2020
The amount of humanitarian aid allocated to education doubled between 2015 and 2018 and Norway has reached the global goal of allocating 4% of their humanitarian aid to the sector.
GPS Policy Brief