Global and development-related research


Research related to global challenges facing our societies is one of three priority areas at the University of Bergen.

Poverty, health, food, water, democracy, environment and climate are among the topics that belong to this kind of research.

ISsC seminar
Oct 26

On the Move - Global Migrations, Challenges and Responses

Thematic seminar in connection with the ISSC General Assembly, hosted by HiOA and co-organised by CROP.

International cooperation

SANORD Day 2016

This year's SANORD Day, celebrating higher education and research cooperation between all the Nordic countries and southern Africa, is a joint effort by UiB and Bergen University College.

save the date - 2017

2017 EADI Conference at UiB

"Globalisation at the Crossroads: Rethinking Inequalities and Boundaries"

Research related activities at UiB Global  
Comparative Research Programme on Poverty    
Nile Basin Research Programme
Bergen Summer Research School
Bergen Resource Centre for International Development

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UiB Global is responsible for initiating and coordinating multi- and transdisciplinary research and related activities within the Univeristy's priority area of global challenges. The unit aims to strengthen synergies across disciplines and build on the University's long history of academic cooperation. Find out more

UiB Global areas on a world map