8th ReDi research conference on “Diaconia as Gamechanger” to take place in Oslo

The International Society for the Research and Study of Diaconia and Christian Social Practice (ReDi) is organising its 8th bi-annual research conference in Oslo from 16-18 September 2020.   The conference theme is “Diaconia as Gamechanger? Leadership of Service in Times of Crisis, Complexity and Transformation”. A set of high level keynote speakers from Africa,…

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Submit your master thesis to the Anders Bäckström Prize 2020

Professor emeritus in the Sociology of Religion Anders Bäckström (Uppsala University) has founded a fund to support research on diaconia, Christian social practice, welfare and religion, and in particular young researchers in this field. The Anders Bäckström Fund is placed at Diakonhjemmet foundation in Oslo/Norway. The board of the Anders Bäckström Fund announces this year…