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Global Challenges

A multidisciplinary strategic area at the University of Bergen.

bergen summer research school 2018

Six PhD Courses on Global Challenges

Next 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. Register for the Bergen Summer Research School 2018 now.

Dec 08

Post-truth - a challenge?

In honor of prof. emeritus Gunnar Skirbekk 80-years’ anniversary, Centre for the Study of the Sciences and the Humanities invites all interested to the symposium "Post-truth - a challenge? » Prof Skirbekk has an extensive academic production and is still very active at the Centre and in the...

Two-year M. Phil programme

Master of Philosophy in Global Development Theory and Practice

Master of Philosophy in Global Development Theory and Practice with specialisation either in Gender in Global Development or in Health Promotion.


Doctors need Cultural Training

A UiB-study shows that general practioners in Norway show little competency in understanding different cultures. Associate Professor Esperanza Diaz asks for mandatory training.


Research for the worst off in the labour market

Georg Picot has long done research on temporary employment. For his next project he wants to study low-wage employment and how the state influences wages.