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PHD: Why is adoption rarely used in Norwegian child protection, but widely used in the United States?
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VIDEO: Marit Skivenes in conversation with judge Arnfinn Bårdsen from the European Court of Human Rights.
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NEW PROJECT: Marit Skivenes and Jill D. Berrick are awarded a research grant to study cross-national experiences of foster care […]
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The PhD-course in Systematic Reviews in Social Sciences attracted students from different countries and disciplines.
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COMMENTARY: Luhamaa and Krutzinna discuss the judgement in “Pedersen et al. v. Norway” and its implications.
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NEW COURSE: Free online PhD course in the use of systematic reviews in the social sciences.
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NEWS: The Centre will continue the visiting scholar program in 2020-21. The program is now also open for  Norwegian researchers.
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PUBLIC EVENT: We can do better in protecting the rights of the child in court, experts claim.
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Four researchers from the Centre involved in the Norwegian Government’s new strategy on children and youths at risk.
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NEW PROJECTS: The Centre has received funding to conduct a groundbreaking study of legitimacy challenges for democratic governments and the […]
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