Hilde Ousland Vandeskog

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Visiting address Forskningsveien 3A Harald Schjelderups hus inng.2 3.etg 0373 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1089 Blindern 0317 Oslo
Other affiliations Faculty of Medicine (Student)

Academic interests

  • Sustainable development
  • Development aid
  • Gender and health
  • Knowledge translation
  • International norm development
  • Human rights


2019 - PhD candidate at the Department for Interdiciplinary Health Sciences, Institute for Health and Society, University of Oslo: Cultural barriers to knowledge transfer in development aid, and the impact on the realisation of the SDGs pertaining to gender and health

2012-2019 - Advisor, Norwegian Church Aid, working with projects related to peacebuilding; gender-based violence; human rights; democratisation and advocacy

2006-2012 - Researcher II, PRIO (Peace Research Institute Oslo). Areas of research: International and national arms trade regulations; Humanitarian disarmament; gender-based violence; gender, peace and security

2004-2006 - MA in The theory and practice of human rights, Norwegian Center for Human Rights, University of Oslo

2003-2004 - Erasmus exchange grant with University College Dublin, Ireland

2001-2004 - BA in Comparative Politics, University of Bergen


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  • Vandeskog, Hilde Ousland (2020). Everything is political - a critical lense on gender and aid.
  • Wallacher, Hilde (2011). New Powers: How to Become One and How to Manage Them. Journal of Peace Research. ISSN 0022-3433. 48(2), p. 266–266.
  • Wallacher, Hilde (2012). The Abatangamuco - Engaging men for Women's Empowerment in Burundi. Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO). ISSN 978-82-7288-443-6. 2012(5).
  • Vandeskog, Hilde Ousland (2012). Engaging Men - The Abatangamuco and Women's Empowerment in Burundi. PRIO.

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Published Aug. 19, 2019 9:37 AM - Last modified Oct. 2, 2020 4:07 PM