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  • The influenza pandemic hit the native communities in Alaska hard. These children in an orphanage in Nushagak, Alaska, lost their parents. Summer of 1919. Source: Alaska Historical Library

    Why do Indigenous people have high risk of severe influenza?

  • Håvard Mokleiv Nygård and Nils Lid Hjort. Photo: PRIO/UiO

    Is the world becoming more peaceful?

  • The CAS projects 2022/23: from peace-and-conflict and influenza pandemics, to algebra. Photo: Pixabay

    Announcing the CAS projects 2022/23: from influenza to peace-and-conflict, and algebra