Bergen Summer Research School

Presentations BSRS 2016

Here you will find the various presentations (pdf) made during plenary sessions.

Paul S. Amundsen

Main content


Water and Society: A need for a paradigm shift?
Professor Terje Tvedt, University of Bergen

Water and food in Africa
Dr Terje Oestigaard, Nordic Africa Institute, Sweden
Water, Sanitation and Hygiene: New imperatives, new approaches
Dr Val Curtis, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK    

The Hydro-diplomacy of the Nile: Prospects for Regional Integration in North-Eastern Africa
Associate Professor Yacob Arsano, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
Science for integrated marine governance
Emeritus Keith Brander, Technical University of Denmark

Climate change and water security
Professor Tore Furevik, University of Bergen
Shared water resources and international water law: A state-of-the-art
Professor Owen McIntyre, University College Cork, Ireland    
Integrated Watershed Management: The socio-institutional tale of one River Basin and one Lake Basin
Dr Robin Marsh, UC Berkeley, USA

Library workshop

Open Access - what, why and how?
Ingrid Cutler, Adviser at the UiB Library

Scientific publication and ethics – short contextual reflections
Matthias Kaiser, Director, Centre for the Study of the Sciences and the Humanities, UiB

Publication impact: What it means and how to improve it
Marta Zygmuntowska, Senior Academic Librarian at the UiB Library

The enforcement of water rights
Dr Lara Côrtes, Researcher, Chr. Michelsen Institute

Science Communication: Outreach-disseminate
Associate Professor Kikki Kleiven, Department of Earth Science, UiB