• A review of Ireland Aid's Human Rights and Democratisation Scheme 

      Sørbø, Gunnar M.; Skaar, Elin; Stokke, Hugo (Research report, Research report, 2002)
      In 1997, Ireland Aid (IA) established a Human Rights and Democratisation (HRD) scheme in order to assist projects outside IA’s programme countries. Its broad objective is to assist the development of democratic processes ...
    • Country Evaluation Brief: South Sudan 

      Sørbø, Gunnar M.; Schomerus, Mareike; Aalen, Lovise (Country Evaluation Briefs 6, Research report, 2016-11-01)
      While the international community is primarily concerned with trying to restore stability and providing protection and relief to an increasing number of people in South Sudan, evaluations of past development interventions ...
    • Food securities and social conflict 

      Helland, Johan; Sørbø, Gunnar M. (CMI Report R 2014:01, Research report, 2014-06-01)
      Following rising food prices violent ‘food riots’ took place in about 40 countries around the globe in 2007-2008. These developments have led to renewed interest among both scholars and policymakers in the role of food ...
    • Land issues and poverty reduction: Requirements for lasting peace in Sudan and Afghanistan 

      Sørbø, Gunnar M.; Strand, Arne (The poorest and the hungry. Assessments, analyses, and actions, Chapter, 2009-11-01)
    • More complex conflict drivers than environment and climate 

      Sørbø, Gunnar M. (New Routes vol. 17 no. 2, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012-06-01)
      While there is a connection between climate variability and conflict in Sudan, the effects are played out in interaction with other conflict-promoting factors as is clearly seen in Darfur. Vulnerability to environmental ...
    • NGOs in Conflict - an Evaluation of International Alert 

      Sørbø, Gunnar M.; Macrae, Joanna; Wohlgemuth, Lennart (Research report, Research report, 1997)
      This report is an evaluation of International Alert (IA), a London-based international NGO which works to prevent and resolve conflict through fieldwork and advocacy activities in different parts of the world. The report ...
    • Norges rolle i Sri Lanka 

      Sørbø, Gunnar M. (Conference object, 2015-03-26)
      Vår innsats i Sri Lanka et brudd med «den norske modellen» slik vi lærte den å kjenne fra Midtøsten eller Guatemala. Det var også noe annet som var nytt i tilfellet Sri Lanka. Vi ser et bredere globalt maktskifte der ...
    • Norwegian Anthropology and Development: New Roles for a Troubled Future? 

      Sørbø, Gunnar M. (Anthropology in Norway: Directions, Locations, Relations, Chapter, 2021-11-01)
      This book traces the history, growth and wide-ranging public engagements of social anthropology in Norway. An outcome of the Norwegian Anthropology Day at the Royal Anthropological Institute, the book explores diverse ...
    • Pawns of peace. Evaluation of Norwegian peace efforts in Sri Lanka, 1997-2009 

      Sørbø, Gunnar M.; Goodhand, Jonathan; Klem, Bart; Nissen, Ada Elisabeth; Selbervik, Hilde (Evaluation report no. 5/2011, Research report, 2011-11-01)
      This evaluation assesses Norway’s peace efforts in Sri Lanka from 1997 to 2009. It tells the story of Norway’s engagement, assesses the effects and identifies broader implications and lessons. The analysis is ...
    • Peacebuilding in post-war situations: Lessons for Sudan 

      Sørbø, Gunnar M. (Research report, Research report, 2004)
      This report examines lessons from peacebuilding efforts during the last decade or so that are relevant to the current challenges in Sudan. While there is an emphasis on governance interventions, it is argued more generally ...
    • Research for development 

      Sørbø, Gunnar M. (CMI Brief vol. 11 no. 7, Report, 2012-12-10)
      The Norwegian development research community is growing and thriving, but some of the old tensions with policy making remain.
    • Sudan’s Transition: Living in Bad Surroundings 

      Sørbø, Gunnar M. (Sudan Working Paper SWP 2020:4, Working paper, 2020-12-01)
      Following the 2019 April revolution, Sudan now finds itself in the middle of a profound and uncertain political transition. Should the transition succeed, the country could move in directions that are novel in Sudan’s ...