Breakfast seminar: More than the humanitarian gaze and the portrayal of refugees

Digital Lab is hosting a breakfast conversation about the portrayal of refugees, based on the exhibition “More than the humanitarian gaze” by UN photographer Jørgen Grinde.

The EU Trust Fund for Africa and implications for Norwegian Aid

NCHS hosts policy exchange in Oslo examining lessons learned from the implementation of the EUTF for Africa since it was established in 2015 and the implications for Norwegian aid.

Exhibition opening: More than the humanitarian gaze

The photo exhibition “More than the humanitarian gaze: Jørgen Grinde’s photographs from the Middle East in the 1950s” is set to open on 26 January at the University of Bergen.

Humanitarian borders of Europe seminar recording now available

If you missed the seminar on what the humanitarian borders of Europe are and how they have evolved since 2015, you can now listen to a recording of the discussion.

Looking back on 2022

An overview of NCHS activities for 2022 and the humanitarian events and issues that have shaped the work of the NCHS this year.

HumBORDER project wraps up in Oslo

The Humanitarian Borders from 2015-2022 project has wrapped up with a successful closing seminar in Oslo earlier this month.

Covid-19 and Muslim humanitarian actors and organisations

Two new PRIO policy briefs examine the response to the Covid-19 pandemic by Muslim humanitarian organisations in both Pakistan and in Indonesia.

What role do communities play in accessing energy in humanitarian settings?

In this latest installment from the Talking Humanitarianism podcast, Ekatherina Zhukova and Long Seng To discuss the role communities play in accessing energy in humanitarian settings.

The impact of the Ukraine war on donor priorities

Two new PRIO policy briefs examine the impact of the Ukraine war on donor priorities, including consequences for recipient communities in the Global South and the role of emerging donors.

Ukrainian pet exceptionalism unpacked

New article on ‘pet exceptionalism’ sheds light on new dilemmas raised when refugees are also fleeing with their companion animals.