Events - Page 2

Time and place: Mar. 13, 2018 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM, Kulturhuset, Youngs gate 6, Oslo

Breakfast seminar on the elections and the fight for democracy in Honduras with activists  Martin Fernandez, Movimiento Amplio Dignidad y Justicia (MADJ), and Leonel George, Coordinadora de Organizaciones Populares del Aguan (COPA); organized by Norwegian People’s Aid.

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Time and place: Mar. 9, 2018 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM, Cinemateket, Dronningens gate 16, Oslo

Debate following the screening of the documentary “500 Years” at the HUMAN International Documentary Film Festival, with Andrea Ixchiú, journalist and activist from Guatemala; Pamela Yates, director of 500 Years; and Mariel Aguilar-Støen, University of Oslo. Language: English

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Time and place: Mar. 8, 2018 7:15 PM - 8:45 PM, Auditorium C, Høgskolen i Innlandet, Lillehammer

The annual Lektor Fjord Memorial Lecture will this year be given by Benedicte Bull, University of Oslo.

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Time and place: Mar. 7, 2018 - Mar. 13, 2018, Oslo

There will be three films from Latin America at the festival: Piripkura, State of Exception and 500.

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Time and place: Mar. 1, 2018 3:30 PM - 6:30 PM, Nedjma, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

Seminar with Venezuelan and Norwegian scholars and human rights activists seeking to analyze the crisis in Venezuela from a legal point of view.

Time and place: Feb. 13, 2018 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

Seminar organized by Caritas Norway on the humanitarian and political crisis in Venezuela, with Marianne Gulli, the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG);  Silvia Barbarino, The Norwegian-Venezuelan Justice Alliance; Antulio Rosales, University of Oslo; and  Knut Andreas Lid, Caritas Norway.

Language: English

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Time and place: Feb. 13, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM, Centro para el Desarrollo y el Medio Ambiente (SUM), 4to piso, Sognsveien 68, Oslo

Lunch seminar with two of the directors of Cuba Posible, an independent Cuban think tank.

Language: Spanish

Time and place: Feb. 9, 2018 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM, Bergen Resource Centre, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

Breakfast Forum with Camila Gianella and Elin Skaar from Chr. Michelsen Institute & Centre on Law and Social Transformation.

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Time and place: Feb. 1, 2018 - Feb. 2, 2018, https://www.lawtransform.no/event/abortion-rights-health-effects-global-perspectives-seminar-workshop/

Seminar & Workshop including Lidia Casas, Diego Portales University (Chile), and Verónica Undurraga, University of Adolfo Ibáñez (Chile).

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Time and place: Jan. 31, 2018 6:30 PM, Seminarrom A på Studentsenteret, Parkveien 1, Bergen

With professor of Law Dr. Verónica Undurraga, University of Adolfo Ibáñez (Chile); organized by the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG).

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Time and place: Jan. 30, 2018 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus, Dep of Economics, Blindern, University of Oslo

“Job talk” with Michel Dummar Azulai, PhD Candidate at London School of Economics.

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Time and place: Jan. 25, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM, People's, Arbeidersamfunnets Plass 1, Oslo

This is the fourth seminar in a series organized by the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG).

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Time and place: Jan. 25, 2018 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus, Dep of Economics, Blindern, University of Oslo

“Job talk” with Albrecht Bohne, PhD Candidate at the University of Mannheim (Germany).

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Time and place: Jan. 23, 2018 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM, Bergen Resource Centre for International Development, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

Breakfast forum with Sebastian Saborio,University of Costa Rica, and Tomas Salem, University of Bergen, in conversation with Margit Ystanes, University of Bergen.

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Time and place: Jan. 11, 2018 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Athene, Pilestredet 46, Høgskolen i Oslo og Akershus, Oslo

Launch of the anthology "Norge i Latin-Amerika: Forbindelser og forestillinger", edited by Leiv Marsteintredet, and with contributions from a long list of Norwegian Latin America researchers. The book seeks to demonstrate the breadth of Norway’s contact with Latin America and discuss our ideas about the region. Language: Norwegian

Time and place: Dec. 11, 2017 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Litteraturhuset (room: Nedjma), Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

The Trump administration represents a break with the foreign policy of previous Republican governments. What does that mean for Latin America?

Seminar with Jesus Velasco, Tarleton State University.

Time and place: Dec. 8, 2017 1:15 PM - 2:30 PM, Sydneshaugen skole: Grupperom H, University of Bergen

Lecture by Margrete Dyvik Cardona, University of Bergen, on stereotypes in US and Mexican newspaper articles on Mexican immigrants in USA.

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Time and place: Dec. 7, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM, People's, Arbeidersamfunnets Plass 1, Oslo

This is the third seminar in a series organized by the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG).

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Time and place: Dec. 5, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

Screening of documentary and conversation with three of the persons behind the film. Language: English

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Time and place: Nov. 30, 2017 7:00 PM, Majorstuen Seniorsenter, Slemdalsveien 3, Oslo

Talk by the ambassador of Argentina, Betina Alejandra Pasquali de Fonseca, organized by Centro Hispano-Noruego.

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Time and place: Nov. 26, 2017 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Tøyen hovedgård (Salen), Botanisk hage, Oslo

Talk by Torkjell Leira, University of Oslo, about his travel along the Trans-Amazonian Highway.

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Time and place: Nov. 25, 2017 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Nobels Fredssenter, Brynjulf Bulls plass 1-2, Oslo

What’s the situation in Colombia one year after the signing of the peace agreement? Organized by The Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG), Nobel Peace Center, YATA Oslo and Fred i Colombia.

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Time and place: Nov. 23, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Seminar room 843, Department of Social Anthropology, Faculty of Social Sciences, Fosswinckelsgt. 6, University of Bergen

Seminar at the Department of Social Anthropology at the University of Bergen with Margit Ystanes, who will present the documentary "Dirty Games: Olympic Evictions in Rio de Janeiro".

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Time and place: Nov. 21, 2017 - Nov. 23, 2017, Kulturhuset, Youngs gate 6, Oslo

Free entrance, organized by the embassies of Argentina, Brazil, Mexico and Peru.

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Time and place: Nov. 16, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM, People's, Arbeidersamfunnets Plass 1, Oslo

Seminar with presentations/comments by Axel Borchgrevink, Vegard Bye and Kari Thomassen. This is the second seminar in a series organized by the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG).

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