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Four of the five most popular master programmes among international applicants directly tackle global challenges. 
Still, a handful of neighboring states continue to host the majority of Syrian refugees.
This spring, the CORE Lecture Series is launched, in which leading international scholars are invited to present their ongoing research.
The Christie Conference is one of Norway's most important meeting places for academia, business, culture and society. UiB invites decision makers and key people from business, cultural life, public sector, NGO's and the media. This year associate professor Eeva Mauring, assistant professor Nina Serdarevic and head of Department Tommy S. Gabrielsen participated with engaging lectures.
We are pleased to share with you the CET Annual Report 2020. Although 2020 was a year with huge global challenges, the centre continues to grow and develop new projects and engagement in societal transformation. Read our highlights pamphlet below and download the full annual report.
Read the latest updates on the OceanStates research front in our blog.
Lise H. Rykkja, Kristin Rubecksen and Per Lægreid are co-authors on new article in Administration & Society.
Detachment and separation continue to be central to urban development across the globe, especially in Sub-Saharan Africa. Will enclaving—the construction of these detached societies—further fuel socio-economic differences?  
Professor Marit Skivenes is appointed by the Norwegian government to lead a national working group reviewing the child protection system.
Fort the first time, data from the Panel of Public Representatives are being published in a scientific journal. The article also builds on data from the Norwegian Citizen Panel. 
Hanne Kvilhaugsvik examines employer panels in Nordic university governance.
Trond Mohn Foundation, who gave DIGSSCORE a significant 5-year grant back in 2016, has written a generous article on our results. Read about our achievements here.
Nikolai Skorge Bogre has finished his master thesis, that he wrote under supervision of Susanne Bygnes.
Høivik Bye with a new open-access publication on individual and cultural stereotypes and prejudices and their relationship with behavior toward asylum seekers, using data from the Norwegian Citizen Panel.
New position open as Associate Professor at the Department of Administration and Organization Theory.
An article in the online newspaper "Energi og Klima" makes use of Citizen Panel data to examine how Norwegians feel about the use of hydrogen as fuel.
How can we better understand the gendered dimensions of marine economies and environmental sustainability? I invited Senior Lecturer and project leader Iselin Åsedotter Strønen for a coffee and a conversation to elucidate the core focus of her new teaching- and research development project, ENMARINE.
Ishtiaq Jamil and Hasan Muhammad Baniamin with new insights from Bangladesh and Nepal

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