Norsk Forening for Utviklingsforskning (NFU)
Universitas Bergensis
Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI)

Do you take an interest in development research and global challenges?

Are you keen to challenge globalisation, to tackle inequalities, to query (planetary) boundaries, to join the flow of ideas?

Please see our Storify to revisit and rewatch the best parts of EADI NORDIC 2017.

EADI NORDIC 2017 was a joint partnership between EADI (European Association of Development Research and Training Institutes), NFU (Norwegian Association of Development Research), the University of Bergen (UiB) and the Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI).

The conference was kindly sponsored by the Research Council of Norway, the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ).

Bryggen in Bergen – the German Wharf (modified)

Target Groups

The conference targets scholars, students, practitioners and policy-makers within the broad field of development research:

  • Researchers and students
  • Members of development agencies
  • Representatives of governmental, non-governmental agencies
  • Representatives of civil society organisations

Conference Format

The format will be interactive, with plenaries, panels and working group sessions. Presentations and papers will be available online.

Bergen Harbour a beautiful day
Location of Bergen in Norway


The conference takes place in Bergen on the west coast of Norway.

To get more impressions of the beautiful city, please visit our Photo Gallery.

To find our conference venue and all locations, please see our map.

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