Books and reports
(2011). Doctoral thesis: Dissonance in Development . Ås, Department of International Environment and Development Studies Norwegian University of Life Sciences. 190 pages. In his doctoral thesis, Øyvind Eggen looks into different forms of governance in Malawi and how this is affected by foreign aid.
(2011). Norden in a changing global order. Helsinki, The Finnish Institute of International Affairs. 14 pages. Over the past few years the global order has become characterised by a new sense of dynamics and changing power relations that challenge the mode of Nordic cooperation. At the same time, it is argued here that these changes can potentially provide an opportunity to strengthen Nordic cooperation.
(2011). The Emergence of Foreign Policy. Oslo, Universitetet i Oslo. 377 pages. In his PhD dissertation, Halvard Leira claims that foreign policy is a relatively new phenomenon closely affiliated to the birth and growth of the free press.
Nikolaisen, Trine , John Karlsrud
(2011). Ti år i Afghanistan - hva nå?. Oslo, Utenriksdepartementet. 32 pages. Rapporten oppsummerer innholdet i Sikkerhetspolitisk konferanse 2011 som handlet om Afghanistan. Rapporten er strukturert rundt to hovedspørsmål: Hva har Norge og vesten oppnådd i Afghanistan, og hva har vi lært.
Sending, Ole Jacob, Andreas Øien Stensland
(2011). Unpacking the “culture of protection”. Oslo, NUPI. 48 pages. Security in Practice. Rather than using conceptual vagueness as an explanation for the lack of operational effectiveness on Protection of Civilians (PoC), this report focuses on the organization-specific interests of the key actors involved and their different views of, and interests in, the concept of PoC.
(2011). Inter-mission Cooperation . Oslo, NUPI. 43 pages. Informed by extensive hands-on UN experience, this report draws out lessons from the field in order to identify new areas for policy consideration and to propose a set of concrete recommendations for more effective operational interaction between UN missions.
de Coning, Cedric H., Andreas Øien Stensland, Kjeksrud, Stian, Ravndal, Jacob Aasland, Lotze, Walter, Weir, Erin A.
(2011). Protection of civilians in armed conflict. Oslo, Norwegian Defence Research Establishment (FFI). 59 pages. This report provides a comprehensive overview and comparison of current Protection of Civilians-activities and practises among the most relevant international- and non-governmental organisations.
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