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Radi-Aid Awards 2017: Here are the finalists

Radi-Aid Awards 2017: Here are the finalists

The finalists are ready: Until December 4, people all over the world are invited to vote for their favorites among the 2017 finalists for the Radi-Aid Awards 2017, selected by an international jury.

No more selfies with African kids

No more selfies with African kids

Individuals, organizations and commercial companies have a responsibility to promote ethical social media use, according to creators of a new Social Media Guide for volunteers and travelers.

Academic Freedom For All?

Academic Freedom For All?

SAIH and Scholars At Risk Norway proudly invite all interested individuals, organizations, academics and students to the seminar "Academic Freedom For All? Commercialisation & populism as rising threats to free research".

Dear student, thank you for the tenners!

Dear student, thank you for the tenners!

A new semester is in full motion and the semester fee has been paid. Are you one of those that gave a little extra to SAIH? Here we explain how your contribution will come to use!

Also Protect Higher Education from Attacks

Also Protect Higher Education from Attacks

(New York & Oslo – March 22, 2017) The problem of targeted attacks on academics, students, and universities during times of armed conflict should feature prominently at the Second Safe Schools Conference to be held in Buenos Aires on March 28-29, said the Council for At-Risk Academics, the Institute of International Education’s Scholar Rescue Fund, the Scholars at Risk Network, and the Norwegian Students’ and Academics’ International Assistance Fund (SAIH) in a joint statement today.

A voice that will not be silenced

A voice that will not be silenced

The Students at Risk programme has helped Joana Ruvimbo Mamombe continue her education after she endured sexual assault and beatings in her home country for activist work.

The winners of Radi-Aid Awards 2016

The winners of Radi-Aid Awards 2016

The results are ready: International HIV & Aids Alliance receives the Golden Radiator for the most compelling fundraising video of the year. The least prestigious prize Rusty Radiator goes to Compassion International.

The finalists for The Radi-Aid Awards 2016

The finalists for The Radi-Aid Awards 2016

Since 2013, the most offensive and compelling fundraising campaigns of the year have been awarded. From today, people all over the world are invited to vote for their favourites among the 2016 finalists, selected by an international jury.

New app to save the Norwegians

New app to save the Norwegians

SAIH's new video Change A Life With Just One Swipe is the forth in a series of videos where we use humour and satire to illustrate the perception many people have of Africa, as well as the solution to the problems. 

Radi-Aid Awards 2016: The jury members

Radi-Aid Awards 2016: The jury members

The five members of this year's international jury come from different parts of the world, each representing wide knowledge in the fields of international development, communication, social design, photography and journalism.

​Press Release: Please, make peace in Western Sahara!

​Press Release: Please, make peace in Western Sahara!

A new Norwegian peace initiative, the Please Prize, asks for peace in Western Sahara. The objective of the Please Prize is to initiate to peace processes, and this year it is awarded to a potential peace trio in Western Sahara. The prize might come in handy after Ban Ki-Moons visit to the Saharawi refugee camps.