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  • detnorskeparadoks-coverbilde-300 Constitution conference: EU developments and consequences for Norway Oct 23, 2014 10:14 PM

    The EU system has changed significantly as a result of the euro crisis. A major international conference in Oslo on 4-6 November will discuss the democratic implications of these changes, both for the EU and Norway.

  • ewl-ep-seminar-flickr-ewl-300 European gender equality experts under scrutiny Sep 19, 2014 09:56 AM

    They claim to know European women's experiences and needs. Some argue that more expert power makes EU gender equality policies less democratic. Researchers have studied what kind of expertise is involved.

  • university-of-gothenburg-300 ARENA at the Nordic Political Science Congress Sep 17, 2014 03:28 PM

    ARENA contributed extensively to two workshops under the Nordic Political Science Congress in August. The themes discussed were the EU in the world and expert rule, respectively.


  • colourbox2446558 Er Stortinget satt på sidelinjen? Nov 1, 2014 02:00 PM

    Lørdagsforelesning ved professorene Knut Heidar og Helene Sjursen. Åpent for alle – velkommen!

  • eu-flag-gavel-cb-300 Democratic Constitutionalism in Europe Nov 4, 2014 09:00 AM

    What is the state of democratic constitutionalism in Europe today? This open conference will discuss the current status of democracy in Europe, the implications of the euro crisis, as well as implications for Norway as an associate EU non-member state.

  • stortinget-norsk-flagg-cb-300 Debate: EU and the constitutions Nov 4, 2014 06:00 PM

    This debate will gather parliamentarians from Norway, Denmark and Sweden to discuss today’s constitutional context and challenges. Do we take the current situation seriously enough?