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Time and place: Jan. 27, 2017, Auditorium 3, Eilert Sundts hus, Blindern, University of Oslo

Title of the thesis: "Elusive appearances - How policies fail in the Argentinian Paraná Atlantic forest".

See announcement (in Norwegian)

See article on her research (in English)

Time and place: Jan. 26, 2017 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM, Norad, Bygdøy allé 2, Oslo

Presentation of the book by its author, Eirin Mobekk, and comments by Sarah Lister, Director, Oslo Governance Centre; organized by Norad.

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Time and place: Dec. 13, 2016 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Astrup Fearnley Museum, Tjuvholmen Oslo

Ministers, civil society and the private sector of Colombia will share their expectations now that the peace accord has been signed, in this event organized by Norwegian Ministry of Climate and Environment and the Colombian Ministry of Environment and Sustainable development.

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Time and place: Dec. 12, 2016 - Dec. 14, 2016, Litteraturhuset (12 Dec) and Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences (13-14 Dec) , Oslo

International conference, including interventions by Rodrigo Veliz, investigative journalist, Guatemala; Christian Zurita Ron, investigative journalist, Ecuador; and Iván Velásquez, Commissioner, International Commission Against Impunity in Guatemala (CICIG), Guatemala.

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Time and place: Dec. 9, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM, Folkets hus, Youngsgate 11, Oslo

Conference organized by Colombiaforum on the ongoing peace process and the role civil society is playing to achieve peace and justice.

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Time and place: Dec. 9, 2016 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM, PRIO, Hausmanns gate 3, Oslo

Breakfast seminar with Angelika Rettberg, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia

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Time and place: Dec. 8, 2016 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM, Pilestredet 46, KK-loungen i 3. Etasje, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, Oslo

How democratic are peace agreements? Breakfast seminar and debate based on the Colombian peace agreement and the Nobel Peace Prize to President Santos.

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Time and place: Dec. 7, 2016 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM, SF Kinosal 5, Sølvberget, Stavanger kulturhus, Sølvberggt. 2, Stavanger

Breakfast meeting with Leiv Marsteintredet, University of Oslo, on Venezuela's way from revolution to crisis. Breakfast from 08:00 (50 kr)

See announcement (see 7 Dec).

Time and place: Dec. 5, 2016 - Dec. 7, 2016, Kunstnernes hus, Wergelandsvn. 17, Oslo

Films from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Mexico and Venezuela. Free entrance.

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Time and place: Dec. 2, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM, Seminarrom 240, UiB Global, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

Spanish with English subtitles. See the announcement for this film.

This event forms part of the film seminar series Ciclo de cine latinoamericano.

Time and place: Dec. 2, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM, Norsk Folkehjelp, Stortorget 10 (Glassmagasinet, inngang Møllergata), Oslo

Breakfast seminar organized by NorLARNet and Norwegian Peoples' Aid. The main speaker is professor Roddy Brett, Universidad del Rosario, Bogotá, Colombia.

Comments by John-Andrew McNeish, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Beate Thoresen, Norwegian People's Aid, and Roy Krøvel, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences.

Time and place: Dec. 1, 2016 - Dec. 5, 2016, Oslo

On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the peace accord in Guatemala, several events will be organized in Oslo by Mellom-Amerika-forum, consisting of 13 Norwegian organisations.

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Time and place: Nov. 30, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, Café Mestizo, Pilestredet Park 5, Oslo

Seminar with Cristina Auerbach and Maria Esmeralda Saldana from the organisation Familia Pasta de Conchos, which works for the miners of  Coahuila in Northern Mexico; organized by Peace Brigades International.

Language: Spanish, with interpretation depending on need

See announcement.

Time and place: Nov. 25, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM, Seminarrom 240, UiB Global, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

Spanish with English subtitles. See the announcement for this film.

This event forms part of the film seminar series Ciclo de cine latinoamericano.

Time and place: Nov. 24, 2016 4:00 PM - 7:30 PM, CAK – African Cultural Institute, Pilestredet 75 C, Oslo

A new meeting place for all professionals in Oslo who speak or are studying Portuguese, organized by Brazilian Norwegian Chamber of Commerce.

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Time and place: Nov. 24, 2016 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM, TEO H1 1.413, UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Tromsø

Seminar, main speakers: Maria Canil, Conavigua, and Georges Midré, professor emeritus, UiT The Arctic University of Norway.

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Time and place: Nov. 21, 2016 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM, Semiarrom 360 P.A. Munchs Hus, Blindern, University of Oslo

Guest lecture with Professor Javier Corrales, Amherst College; with comments from Leiv Marsteintredet, University of Oslo.

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Time and place: Nov. 18, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM, Seminarrom 240, UiB Global, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

Spanish with English subtitles. See the announcement for this film.

This event forms part of the film seminar series Ciclo de cine latinoamericano.

Time and place: Nov. 18, 2016 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM, Bergen Resource Centre for International Development, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

Breakfast forum on coping with oil in Norway, Angola and Venezuela; with Javier Corrales, Amherst College, Jonathon Moses, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, and Ricardo Soares de Oliveira, University of Oxford, in conversation with Åse Gilje Østensen, Chr. Michelsen Institute.

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Time and place: Nov. 17, 2016 - Nov. 18, 2016, Aud. B, Sydneshaugen skole, University of Bergen

Title of the thesis: “Actitudes lingüísticas de los bogotanos hacia los dialectos del español hablado en Colombia y las variedades nacionales de esta lengua en los demás países de Hispanoamérica”

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Time and place: Nov. 14, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Old Ceremonial Hall (Gamle festsal), Karl Johans gate 47, University of Oslo

This year’s award goes to Argentinian psychiatrist, anti-torture activist and human rights defender Dr Diana Kordon.

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Time and place: Nov. 14, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM, Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Cort Adelers gate 30, Oslo

Diana Kordon, winner of the University of Oslo's Human Rights Award – Lisl and Leo Eitinger Prize in conversation with Nora Sveaass, member of the UN Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture, and Inga Bostad, Director of the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights.

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Time and place: Nov. 11, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM, Seminarrom 240, UiB Global, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

Spanish with English subtitles. See the announcement for this film.

This event forms part of the film seminar series Ciclo de cine latinoamericano.

Time and place: Nov. 7, 2016 6:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

Lecture by Venezuelan historian and philosopher, Carmen Bohórquez Móran on Francisco de Miranda and the independence process in Latin America; organized by Venezuela's embassy in Norway. Language: Spanish with simultaneous translation to Norwegian 

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Time and place: Nov. 4, 2016 7:00 PM, Majorstuen seniorsenter, Slemdalsveiein 3, Oslo

By Argentina’s ambassador to Norway, Monica Dinucci; organized by Grupo Contacto. Language: Spanish