• Political Party Dialogue: A Facilitator's Guide was launched in Oslo in May.

    Concept Development/ Guidelines

    Political parties and organizations need to have the capacity to both compete and cooperate. "Political Party Dialogue: A Facilitator's Guide" - the ultimate guidebook for organizing or taking part in political dialogues. Read more

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    Strengthening the law making process in Nepal

    The Oslo Center and Nepal Law Society is providing technical assistance in order to support the implementation of the newly promulgated constitution in Nepal. Since 2015, we have supported Ministry of Law and Justice in developing a constitutional mapping with over 230 laws identified, hosted outreach programs with the aim of informing people about the status of the constitution through our mapping, drafted some key laws on fundamental rights that shows how laws can be made inclusive independent of the current controversial constitution and training political parties on internal democracy and coalition building. Read more

  • Good Governance of Natural Resources

    Based on Norwegian experiences with management of oil and gas reserves on Norway’s continental shelf, the Oslo Center want to provide valuable contributions to a better, more prudent and transparent management of mineral resources in relevant countries, primarily in Asia. Read more

  • Youth forum in Mon State, Myanmar.

    Supporting youth in Myanmar

    In Myanmar the Oslo Center is supporting youth to raise, discuss and advocate for issues of their own concern so that they can take active part in the democratic processes of the country. Read more

  • Aspiring political parties in Oslo Center workshop. Photo: Ebba Tellander

    Democracy Assistance in Somalia

    The overall goal of the project is to strengthen democratic political institutions and processes in Somalia. The work has throughout the program focused on long term preparation for a multi-party system with representative political parties. Read more

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    Democracy assistance in Kenya

    The purpose of the Oslo Center's Kenya program is to build a stronger democracy in Kenya. We will do this by actively supporting the increasingly strengthened political institutions and the democratic processes that are under construction in Kenya, as well as facilitating increased political dialogue between the political parties and actors. Read more

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    Democracy Assistance in South Sudan

    South Sudan faces significant challenges and opportunities when they as the youngest nation in the world are trying to build up a new state apparatus. The Oslo Centre wants to help strengthen the democratic institutions and the legal framework of the country, as well as build up a long-term program for Democracy. Read more

  • Graveyard, Mostar in Bosnia Herzegovina

    Universal Code of Conduct on Holy Sites

    In 2011 the «The Universal Code of Conduct on Holy Sites» was established, created to protect sacred places worldwide. This initiative aims to secure religious adherent the safe use of their sacred places. The Code of Conduct main purpose is to serve as a tool for initiating cooperation and reconciliation between ethnic and religious communities. Read more

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    Good governance – the Kyrgyz Republic

      The Kyrgyzstani Parliament The Oslo Center, together with the Norwegian Helsinki Committee, is cooperating with Kyrgyzstani political parties on strengthening democratic institutions and practices in the Kyrgyz Republic. As part of our effort to this end we have held […] Read more