The crisis of Central American child migrants: background, responses and possible solutions
Aug 19, 2014 10:54 AM
Seminar (Oslo, 25 August) with Guatemala’s Human Rights Ombudsman, Jorge De León Duque.
Equality and Sustainable Development: a Latin American and Caribbean perspective
Aug 11, 2014 11:03 PM
Lecture (Oslo, 3 Sept.): by Alicia Bárcena, Executive Secretary of the UN Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, on the occasion of being awarded an honorary doctorate at the University of Oslo.
Support for seminars
Aug 11, 2014 12:00 AM
Call for applications: NorLARNet will support open seminars related to Latin America research in Norway. Deadline: 18 September 2014.
Hispaniola 2014: justice, nationality and migration
Jun 12, 2014 04:25 PM
Conference (Oslo, 18-19 September) on Dominican-Haitian relations, with economic support from NorLARNet, PRIO and Fritt Ord.
Pentecostalism in Argentinean society and politics
Pentecostals are the fastest growing religious group in Latin America, and the second largest after Catholics. In Argentina Hans Geir Aasmundsen has observed how they are increasingly engaging in social questions, and he predicts that the Pentecostal churches will come to challenge the position the Catholic Church has had in politics over centuries.