I worked with the Nordic Anthropological Film Association (NAFA) in the early 1980s. These are some reminicenses and outlooks on NAFA then and today.
This article discusses hydropower development in Nepal, with a focus on involuntary resettlement. It is based on a paper that was presented at the 2021 conference of the International Association for Impact Assessment (IAIA).
This article is an ode to the Norwegian food speciality of "kompe", and specifically to the regional version of it found in Agder county in the country's most southern part
All articles on Devblog that focus on the ethnic group Roma. Several are outputs of projects in Bulgaria and Norway that were funded by the EEA and Norway Grants.
While developing a joint Polish-Norwegian project proposal to be submitted to the EEA and Norway Grants, I presented my views on the role of the Norwegian NGO CBNRM Networking, through focusing on transparency and trust.
Procrastination, that possibly universal trait of homo sapiens, deserves some comments. Indeed, it deserves to be decontextualized.
Kristiansand kommune vedtok å bevilge midler til en "sanitærbrakke" for Roma som oppholder seg i byen. Artikkelen argumenterer for at fokus og ressursbruk til Roma er feil prioritering av midler.
List over alle Devblog artikler som omhandler Agder, og mer konkret Kristiansand, med kort omtale og lenker.
A World Bank primary education project in Vietnam that I worked on during the mid-90s has gotten me thinking. Was the project's bilingual education component a success?