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  • 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.

  • eus-non-members-230614-panel Paradoxes of EU non-membership Jul 10, 2014 02:50 PM

    A number of EU neighbouring countries are integrated in the internal market and adopt the EU acquis to various degrees, through the EEA agreement, bilateral or other agreements. This has important democratic implications.


  • 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?