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.

News

Lars Kåre Grimsby nominated NMBU’s Best Lecturer

Lars Kåre Grimsby nominated NMBU’s Best Lecturer

“I am both surprised and honoured”, says the prize winner from the Department of International Environment and Development Studies (Noragric).

Chr. Michelsen Prize for Outstanding Development Research goes to NMBU’s Aida Cuní-Sanchez

Chr. Michelsen Prize for Outstanding Development Research goes to NMBU’s Aida Cuní-Sanchez

Cuní-Sanchez led a ground-breaking study revealing high carbon stores and heavy deforestation in African mountain forests. The prize-winning findings were published in Nature last year.

The next decade will be critical

The next decade will be critical

"We have to act now to secure a liveable future for everyone on earth," says NMBU professor Siri H. Eriksen. She is one of the authors behind the most recent Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report. 

Research

Research at Noragric is organised into four thematic clusters that are closely linked to the Department's education programmes and institutional collaborations. See our research pages for full information.

Noragric

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


Head of Department
Jennifer Joy West

 

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