Nordic Approaches to Foreign Fighters

The Norwegian Centre for Human Rights will be hosting an interdisciplinary conference for young researchers entitled: ‘Nordic Approaches to Foreign Fighters’. The conference will be held in Oslo, Norway. 

The conference will bring together early stage researchers and key note speakers from a wide range of disciplines, to examine the phenomenon of foreign fighters from a multidisciplinary Nordic perspective. The objective is to create opportunities for early stage researchers to meet and exchange their research in a constructive setting.

This call is open to PhD candidates and early stage researchers from all research disciplines working with these issues in connection to the Nordic countries.

Please consult our Call for Papers and submit as instructed. 


  • Papers proposals (500 words) and panel proposals: within 12:00 noon 26 September 2016
  • Notification of acceptance: 1 October 2016
  • First draft submission (6-8000 words): 1 November 2016

All submissions and inquiries should be sent to: Anne Christine Lie

Published Aug. 12, 2016 12:54 PM - Last modified Dec. 13, 2016 1:55 PM