Some Norwegian companies have moved industrial production home from low-cost countries. Could reshoring become a trend?
Department of Geography
Increased openness by the authorities is often a requirement for developing countries to receive foreign aid. But at its worst, openness can be harmful.
Svalbard’s cold climate means that its glaciers are solid and frozen to the ground. This allows for winter travel into unique ice caves that contain plants and material that froze into the glacial ice as it formed.
More and more people claim to have experienced the direct impacts of climate change. Yet we are worrying less about how climate change may affect us.
Researchers are studying how Norwegian communities are tackling climate change and extreme weather events.
Substantial revenues from natural resources bring opportunities, but also problems, in developing countries. A new research project will look at best practices in resource management.