International Environment and Development Studies

International Environment and Development Studies, Noragric

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Noragric aspires to excellence in education, research and collaboration in interdisciplinary studies of development, international relations and the environment.


Brenda Awuor Jimris-Rekve vant pris for beste oppgave 2017.

Prize for Best Master's Thesis goes to study on terrorism impacts

Noragric student Brenda Awuor Jimris-Rekve won the prize for Best Master’s Thesis at NMBU in 2016 for her work on the impact of terrorism on the Kenyan media. 

REDD+ (reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation) er det største globale enkelttiltaket for å bevare natur i utviklingsland, og Norge er sterkt involvert. Pilotprosjekter blir blant annet gjennomført i Tanzania, hvor feltarbeidet for Øyvind Hystad Handbergs doktoravhandling ble gjennomført.

REDD+ in Tanzania

‘Success projects’ emerge in the wake of new development fads, and REDD+ in Zanzibar is at risk of becoming another example of a ‘conservation fad’


Community-Based Policing and Post-Conflict Police Reform

A Horizon 2020 Collaborative Partner Research Project.
This project conducts integrated social and technical research on community-based policing (COP) in post-conflict countries in S.E. Europe, Asia, Africa and Central America.


Department of International Environment and Development Studies

Our research, education and institutional collaboration activities are focused primarily, but not exclusively, on developing countries and countries with economies in transition.

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