Now the 5th issue of Asia in Focus – a Nordic journal on Asia by early career researchers is out! In the first paper Therese Boje Mortensen necessarily puts international human rights conventions into a local context, and questions the normative acceptance
Huayu Language Enrichment Scholarship (HES) The purpose of HES is to encourage international students to undertake Huayu courses in the Republic of China (Taiwan); in order to provide them with opportunities to increase their understanding of Taiwanese culture and society,
The objective of the foundation is to enhance exchange of knowledge and understanding between Japan and the five Nordic countries. Financial support is granted to research, development, education and training within medicine, the humanities, social and natural sciences, technology and
The Board of the European Association for Chinese Studies is pleased to announce again the EACS Young Scholar Award (YSA). The purpose of this award is to encourage research in Chinese studies among young scholars, especially, but not exclusively, scholars
Det Norske Forsvarsdepartementet lyser ut en to års stilling som kinesisk språklig assistent ved Forsvarsattachékontoret i Beijing fra august 2018. Søknadsfrist: 1. januar Mer informasjon.
Save the dates for this year’s Afghanistan Week organized by Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), which will take place 13.-15 March 2018. The programme of the week is yet to be announced, but follow this link for newest updates.
The Mercator Institute for China Studies (MERICS) is pleased to announce a call for applications for the 2018 European China Talent Program (ECTP). Every year, the ECTP gathers a select group of 15 China-savvy young professionals and post-graduate students in Berlin to provide them with an opportunity to discuss topical issues in European China policy with senior decision makers from politics, business and civil society. The three-day workshop will
NIAS will be closed for Christmas and New Year’s holidays from 23 December 2017 until 2 January 2018.
As the first foreign organisation, the China Programme at the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights received the Li Buyun Law Price this week. Read the article here.
Asia in Focus is a peer-reviewed journal published online twice a year by NIAS – Nordic Institute of Asian Studies. Asia in Focus provides Master students and Ph.D. students affiliated to a European institution a widely accessible and transnational forum to