International Environment and Development Studies

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

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Locally suitable and low-cost farming technologies identified to improve food security in Ethiopia

Locally suitable and low-cost farming technologies identified to improve food security in Ethiopia

In his doctoral research, Yonas Berhanu identified agricultural technologies that increase food production and farmers' incomes, make agriculture less vulnerable to climate change and contribute to reducing greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture.

Advancing the adaptive capacity of Arctic communities

Advancing the adaptive capacity of Arctic communities

Noragric is part of an ambitious international effort to advance the capacity of Arctic communities to adapt to climate and biodiversity changes in a major new EU Horizon 2020 project.

The coronavirus leads to the biggest internal migration in India since 1947

The coronavirus leads to the biggest internal migration in India since 1947

1.3 billion Indians have been ordered to stay home, and public transport stopped running overnight. Millions of Indians have to walk hundreds of kilometres to get to their own homes. Researchers at NMBU now fear that the country is also facing a famine.

Research

Community-Based Policing and Post-Conflict Police Reform

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.

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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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