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Global Challenges



Global challenges affect us all — they are complex and interdisciplinary by nature, and influence how we work and collaborate across disciplines at the University of Bergen.




Presenting UiB’s diverse migration research environment

Migration researchers from six of seven Faculties at the University of Bergen (UiB) gathered for a day-long symposium to highlight the contribution of UiB's research to understanding international migration.

BSRS 2018

Six PhD Courses on Global Challenges

This summer, we take on some of the biggest global challenges, from health and cultural heritage in a digital age, to ecology and ethics, food security, and rights as political tools.


Fighting child mortality in Uganda

Researcher Victoria Nankabirwa is leading two research projects that aim to reduce child mortality in Uganda.

Notes from the field

Places of silence at the edge of comfort

Read Kari Anne Drangsland's reflections on how silence and the lack of the ability to provide comfort to her informants is telling of the normative structures that shape irregular migrants' experience of waiting.


Funds for cooperation projects in Global Challenges

Strategy area for Global Challenges has allocated funds to promote scientific interfaculty cooperation in 2018.