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Time and place: Oct 24, 2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Bergen Resource Centre for International Development, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

Seminar with Gabriel Quiroz, Felipe Zuluaga, both University of Antioquia, Colombia, Ana B. Chiquito, University of Bergen (UiB) and Alberto D. Cimandamore, CROP-ISSC/UiB.

See announcement.

Time and place: Oct 22, 2014 04:15 PM - 06:00 PM, Auditorium 7 ES, Eilert Sundts hus, Blindern, University of Oslo

Film portraying a group of Brazilian transgendered and transvestite people in São Paulo;  and debate with introductions by Sara Alejandra Manzanares Monter and Arnd Schneider from  Department of Social Anthropology, University of Oslo. The event forms part of Ethnographic Film Festival.

See announcement.  

Time and place: Oct 22, 2014 12:15 PM - 01:45 PM, Bergen Resource Centre for International Development, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

The pope’s Latin American background will be a central part of this seminar with Hans Egil Offerdal, Jane Skjoldli  and Hans Geir Aasmundsen, all from the University of Bergen.

See announcement.  

Time and place: Oct 21, 2014 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM, NIBR, Forskningsparken, Gaustadalleen 21, Oslo

Seminar with Marylen Serna, spokeswoman for Congreso de Pueblos and Cumbre Agraria; organized by Norwegian Institute for Urban and Regional Research (NIBR).

Language: Spanish  

Time and place: Oct 20, 2014 02:15 PM - 04:00 PM, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), 4th floor, Sognsveien 68, Oslo

Seminar with Nancy Postero from the University of California at San Diego — Unmasking the Bolivian State: Performance and Protest in the Struggle over the TIPNIS.

Comments by Norwegian researchers.

Time and place: Oct 17, 2014 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM, Fakultetsstyrerommet, room 450, 4th floor, Eilert Sundts hus B, Moltke Moes vei 31, Blindern, University of Oslo

With Ben Ross Schneider, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Lars Mjøset, University of Oslo (UiO), and the authors: Benedicte Bull, SUM, UiO, Fulvio Castellacci, TIK, UiO and Yuri Kasahara, NIBR/UiO.

More information and registration.

Time and place: Oct 16, 2014 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM, P.A. Munchs hus, HF-Fakultetet, Blindern, University of Oslo

Latinamerikansk forening at the University of Oslo invites to the screening of this Brazilian comedy. See announcement.

Time and place: Oct 15, 2014 08:30 AM - 09:30 AM, Bergen Resource Centre, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

Breakfast forum: Dr. Lara Côrtes, University of Bergen / Chr. Michelsen Institute and Torkjell Leira, University of Oslo, in conversation with Åse Gilje Østensen.

See announcement.

Time and place: Oct 13, 2014 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsveien 29, Oslo

Seminar organized by the Norwegian Peacebuilding Resource Centre (NOREF). See announcement.

Time and place: Oct 9, 2014 - Oct 19, 2014, Oslo

There are several invited guests and a large number of films from Latin America at this year’s Films from the South festival. See announcement.

Time and place: Sep 29, 2014 06:30 PM, Kulturhuset, Youngstorget, Oslo

Presentations and debate as the organization SAIH launches a campaign related to the Norwegian Government Pension Fund's investments in gold and coal in Latin America.

See announcement.

Time and place: Sep 29, 2014 - Sep 5, 2014, Oslo, Bergen, Stavanger, Tromsø and Trondheim

The Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG) will arrange its yearly Latin America Week with numerous events.

See announcement.

Time and place: Sep 26, 2014 03:15 PM, Auditorium 3, Dragefjellet, University of Bergen

Guest lecture by film director Christopher Murray from Universidad Católica de Chile. Murray visits Bergen for the film festival BIFF 2014.

Time and place: Sep 25, 2014 07:30 PM, Majorstuen Seniorsenter, Slemdalsveien 3, Oslo

Conference by D. José Miguel Cruz, Chile’s ambassador to Norway; organized by Centro Hispano-Noruego.

See announcement.

Time and place: Sep 25, 2014 05:00 PM, Gamle festsal, Karl Johans gate 47, Oslo

Conference by Uruguayan journalist Guillermo Garat; organized by Asociación Uruguay-Noruega and Tverrfaglig arbeidsgruppe om narkotikaspørsmål.

 

Time and place: Sep 24, 2014 - Oct 1, 2014, Bergen

At BIFF 2014 there will be eight films from Latin America. See the list of films.

Some of the directors/producers will be present.

Time and place: Sep 23, 2014 09:15 AM - 12:00 PM, Auditorium 5, Vilhelm Bjerknes' Hus, Moltke Moes vei 35, Blindern, University of Oslo

Seminar on Uruguay’s cannabis legislation: lessons, expectations and possible implications for the global drug policy regime.

Speakers: Uruguayan journalist Guillermo Garat,  who has studied and published extensively on drug policy in Uruguay;  Professor Willy Pedersen and Senior Research Fellow Ole Jørgen Røgeberg.

Time and place: Sep 19, 2014 02:15 PM - 04:00 PM, Auditorium 1, Ground floor, Eilert Sundts hus, Blindern, University of Oslo

The ESOP Public lecture of 2014 will be given by the prominent scholars Ruth Berins Collier and James Robinson, who both have extensive research experience from Latin America.

See announcement.

Time and place: Sep 19, 2014 01:15 PM - 03:00 PM, Room 240, UiB Global, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

With Prof. Dr. Carlos Vladimir Zambrano, Universidad de Cádiz. Language: Spanish  

Time and place: Sep 18, 2014 - Sep 19, 2014, Niels Treschows hus, 12th floor, Blindern campus, University of Oslo

Conference on Dominican-Haitian relations.

Time and place: Sep 16, 2014 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM, Kulturhuset, Youngstorget, Oslo

A conversation on the upcoming elections in Brazil, between Yuri Kasahara, Norwegian Institute for Urban and Regional Research (NIBR), Torkjell Leira, author of “Brasil – Kjempen våkner”, and Benedicte Bull, University of Oslo. Others to be confirmed. Language: Norwegian

See the announcement.

Time and place: Sep 16, 2014 02:00 PM - 03:45 PM, Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Cort Adelersgate 30, 2nd floor, Oslo

Seminar with Ivan Ormachea, President of ProDíalogo, Peru, based on the collaborative project "Social Conflict and Extractive Industries in Peru." Commentator: Stener Ekern, University of Oslo.  Q&A will follow.

See the announcement.

Time and place: Sep 12, 2014 12:15 PM - 02:00 PM, Auditorium D, Sydneshaugen, University of Bergen

Guest lecture with Prof. Karl Erik Schøllhammer, Pontifície Universidade Católica, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

See announcement.

Time and place: Sep 11, 2014 08:00 PM - 10:00 PM, Tromsø Bibliotek, Tromsø

Seminar with Øystein Schjetne, Golden Colombia. The seminar is part of the festival “No Siesta – Fiesta!”.

See announcement.

Time and place: Sep 9, 2014 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM, Maos lille røde, Det Akademiske Kvarter, Olav Kyrresgate 49, Bergen

The Tiniest Place is a documentary about the survivors of the Salvadorian Civil War. It will be held a short introduction. Organized by the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG). The film is in Spanish with English subtitles.

See announcement.