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NEWS: Professor Skivenes is appointed by the Norwegian government to lead a national expert group reviewing the child protection system.
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VIDEO: Barbara Ruiken presenting findings from research on services for families in vulnerable situations (in Norwegian).
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VIDEO: Hege Stein Helland presenting findings from research on adoption from care without parental consent (in Norwegian).
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NEW PROJECT: The Centre has received funding to conduct a groundbreaking study of children’s participation.
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BARNUNGE21: Three young researchers from the Centre held key roles in the process towards a national strategy for children at risk.
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VIDEO: PhD Candidate Hege Helland explains how decision-makers exercise discretion in adoption cases.
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VIDEO: Jenny Krutzinna presenting findings from research on judgements from the European Court of Human Rights.
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VIDEO: Professor Marit Skivenes discusses the Norwegian Child Protection System in an international perspective.
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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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