Events organised by NUPI are most often open to the general public. Most of our events are also streamed live on our Youtube channel.
Thu 24 May 2018
Mali and the Sahel – finding the balance between security and developmentTime: 10:00 Location: NUPI
Ambassador and former Malian foreign minister Abdoulaye Diop comes to NUPI to discuss the balance between security and development in Mali and the broader Sahel region, and the balance between the priorities of external stakeholders and local needs.
Wed 9 May 2018
Is Russia on a collision course with the West?Time: 10:00 Location: NUPI
Vladimir Putin has made several statements on the West as “the bad guy”. What will this mean for the relationship between the East and the West?
Fri 4 May 2018
Theory Seminar: The Territorialization of CybersecurityTime: 13:15 Location: NUPI
Dr Jordan Branch visits NUPI to talk about the tension between territorial and non-territorial aspects of cyber security.
Thu 3 May 2018
Breakfast seminar: Global disorder and distrust – Chinese reactionsTime: 09:00 Location: NUPI
How does China deal with global disorder and distrust, and what does China’s domestic politics mean for its international engagements?
Wed 25 Apr 2018
The International Cyber Diplomacy AgendaTime: 13:00 Location: NUPI
Karsten Geier, an important voice in international cyber diplomacy and security, visits NUPI to give you an overview of the international cyber diplomacy agenda.
Fri 20 Apr 2018
Violent extremism and the role of mental disorderTime: 09:30 Location: NUPI
To what degree can mental illness explain terrorism, and is there a marked difference between the lone actor and the group-based extremist?
Thu 19 Apr 2018
Europe after BrexitTime: 14:00 Location: NUPI
What will the power balance in Europe look like after the UK leaves the EU next year?
Tue 17 Apr 2018
Islamist radicalisation in Europe – characteristics and driversTime: 10:30 Location: NUPI
Professor Olivier Roy visits NUPI to give a lecture on the characteristics and drivers of Islamist radicalisation in European societies.
Tue 17 Apr 2018
Ten years of economic reforms in Cuba: the way forwardTime: 14:00 Location: NUPI
How successful have economic reforms been in Cuba? And what alternatives are there?
Fri 13 Apr 2018
What will Brexit mean for the Nordics?Time: 12:00 Location: NUPI
The British government’s decision to withdraw from the European Union (EU) in 2016 marks a watershed in the history of European integration. What will Brexit mean for the Nordic countries?
Fri 13 Apr 2018
The Philippines, ASEAN and climate changeTime: 09:00 Location: NUPI
What did the Philippines achieve in its chairmanship of ASEAN in 2017? And what challenges lie ahead for the ASEAN countries related to climate change?
Fri 23 Mar 2018
Myanmar – challenges and opportunitiesTime: 09:00 Location: NUPI
UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP representative in Myanmar, Knut Østby and researchers Roman Vakulchuk and Kristian Stokke will take a closer look at Myanmar, and the political and economic challenges the country is facing.
Tue 20 Mar 2018
Breakfast seminar: Global disorder and distrust – Trump as a symptomTime: 09:00 Location: NUPI
What are the consequences of American distrust in the political elite for international politics? Daniel Drezner and Ole Jacob Sending discusses this and more as a part of NUPIs "Global disorder and distrust" series.
Mon 19 Mar 2018
Six new years with Putin – what now?Time: 14:30 Location: NUPI
On 18 March Vladimir Putin will by all appearances be re-elected for a new six-year term as President. What will this mean for Russia?
Fri 16 Mar 2018
Brexit and the future of European and Norwegian SecurityTime: 13:00 Location: NUPI
Steven Blockmans, Garvan Walshe and Øystein Bø are visiting NUPI to share their insights and perspectives on Brexit, the possible implications for Norway, and how it may impact the EU’s Common Security and Defense Policy (CSDP).
Thu 15 Mar 2018
Nordic-Baltic security in times of uncertainty: The defence-energy nexusTime: 13:00 Location: NUPI
How is energy policy in the Nordic-Baltic region affected by changing threat perceptions and responses to security challenges posed by Russia?
Mon 5 Mar 2018
A more connected Asia – new possibilities in Europe?Time: 09:00 Location: NUPI
Trade and infrastructure projects are booming in Asia. How may relations between countries in Asia and Europe change?
Fri 2 Mar 2018
Theory seminar: Controlling the Narrative and International Order in the South China SeaTime: 13:15 Location: NUPI
Amanda Cheney visits NUPI to talk about the term “rule based order” in the South China Sea.
Wed 28 Feb 2018
The future of European integration: A new government for Germany – and EuropeTime: 10:00 Location: NUPI
Michael Kaeding is visiting to NUPI to give a talk on Germany’s current role in the European integration project and the role of the new government.
Mon 19 Feb 2018
Understanding the foreign fighter phenomenon in the Balkans: insights from Kosovo and BosniaTime: 11:45 Location: NUPI
Three researchers are visiting NUPI to talk about why the assumption we have about foreign fighters often is incorrect.