April 5, 2014

Women Perspectives, Conference, Budapest 27 March 2014


Programme –

International Journalist Conference – Women Perspectives

International Journalism Conference organised by Center for Independent Journalism, Budapest, Hungary, 27 March 2014.

March 20, 2014

Norhed Conference Addis Ababa March 2014


With colleagues from Norad and Oslo University College at the Norhed conference on Strategic Result Management for Capacity Development in Higher Education in Addis Ababa 13-14 March 2014.

February 16, 2014

Launching Norhed project Media in Post Conflict Societies 2014-2018

Launching Norhed project Media in Post Conflict Societies 2014-2018

The project ‘Strengthening Media in Post-Conflict Societies through Education and Research – Bridging Gaps, Building Futures in Uganda, South Sudan, Nepal and Norway’ was launched in the beginning of February 2014 in Kampala,
The project is a cooperation with partners from Department of Journalism and Communication, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda (Dr. William Tayeebwa); College of Journalism and Mass Communication, Kathmandu, Nepal (Dr. Manju Mishra) and University of Juba, South Sudan (Dr. Thomas Laku).

January 24, 2014

Challenges of Citizen Journalism

24th of January 2014. Discussing the ecosystem of journalism – traditional journalism and citizen journalism at the Programme in Comparative Media Law and Policy at the University of Oxford.

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January 21, 2014



Alumni association for former students of journalism in Oslo now officially launched at Oslo and Akershus Univeristy College!

December 10, 2013

Remembering, mourning and celebrating Nelson Mandela 1918-2013

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April 12, 2013

Media interventions is here!

Kevin Howley is the editor of the book Media Interventions (Peter Lang Publishers). The collection of essays explicates the concept of “media interventions,” which are defined as activities and projects that secure, exercise, challenge, or acquire media power for tactical and strategic action.

My chapter discusses the role of activist journalism taking the example of the project ’16 Days of Activism’ in Cape Town, South Africa as its point of departure.media-interventions-howley

April 12, 2013

New book ‘Fredskorpset’.

New book 'Fredskorpset'.

Roy Krøvel and I have edited a book about the Norwegian Peace Corps ‘Fredskorpset’ (Pax Forlag). It was launched last week at Oslo’s House of Literature. Here with our great photo editor Katrine Ziesler.

April 2, 2013

Back to Uganda

The feature story about Norwegian tv icon Ingrid Espelid Hovig’s return to Uganda 44 years after she lived and worked there was published in BT Magasinet.OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

March 14, 2013

Norhed Workshop in Kampala, warm February