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Time and place: Jun 11, 2014 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM, Litteraturhuset (room: Kverneland), Wergelandsv. 29, Oslo

Seminar ahead of the 15 June run-off presidential election in Colombia.

Language: Norwegian; with two presentations in English.

Time and place: May 27, 2014 09:15 AM - 11:00 AM, 12th floor, Niels Treschows hus, Blindern, University of Oslo

Raúl Risco, ex-political prisoner and now an active dissident in Cuba, visits Norway and is interested in meeting students and others with interest in Cuba.

Language: Spanish

(Additional information on Raúl Risco in Norwegian below).

Time and place: May 22, 2014 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM, Kafé Niels - HF Fakultetet (ground floor), Blindern, University of Oslo

Informal gathering organized by Latinamerikansk forening at the University of Oslo.

See announcement.

Time and place: May 21, 2014 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM, Norad Info Centre, Ruseløkkveien 26, Oslo (6th floor)

Introductions by Dr Martín Sabignoso, National Coordinator Programa SUMAR, and Dr Paul Gertler, Professor at School of Public Health at UC Berkeley. Organizer: Norad

See announcement.

Time and place: May 12, 2014 08:30 AM - 01:30 PM, Litteraturhuset (room: Nedjma), Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

Open seminar with researchers from Brazil, USA and Norway.

Language: English

Time and place: May 12, 2014 - May 14, 2014, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Ås

The seminar will bring together and appraise current international knowledge, experience, and expertise in integration of water-related disease control; including the results of the “Healthy Schools” project, in Colombia. Organised by Hans J. Overgaard, the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU), with economic support from NorLARNet.

See announcement.

Time and place: May 8, 2014 09:15 AM - 11:00 AM, UiB-Global, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

Guest lecture with Ronaldo Munck, Dublin City University. See announcement.

Time and place: May 6, 2014 07:00 PM, Kvarteret, Store Logen, Bergen

With the author, Torkjell Leira, and Johannes Nymark.

See announcement.  

Time and place: Apr 30, 2014 06:00 PM, Café Ni Muser, Bispegata 9A, Trondheim

Programme to come – see announcement.  

Time and place: Apr 24, 2014 06:00 PM - 11:59 PM, Kulturhuset, Youngstorget, Oslo

Torkjell Leira will present his book on Brazil, combined with a display of Brazilian culture.

See announcement.  

Time and place: Apr 24, 2014 12:30 PM - 02:30 PM, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, room P173, building P 48, Pilestredet 48, Oslo

Seminar on indigenous peoples and the peace process in Colombia; including a representative from Consejo Regional Indígena de Cauca (CRIC); organized by the Norwegian Students’ and Academics’ International Assistance Fund (SAIH).

Language: Norwegian/Spanish with interpretation

See announcement.

Time and place: Apr 24, 2014 09:00 AM - 12:30 PM, Chr. Michelsen Institute, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

This half-day public event forms part of the two days conference "Accountability for leadership participation in universal crimes and the role of judges"; jointly organised by the University of Bergen and the Chr. Michelsen Institute in collaboration with the Norwegian Judges’ Association, with economic support from NorLARNet.

See announcement for the half-day public event.

See announcement for the two days conference.

Time and place: Apr 5, 2014 11:00 AM - 03:00 PM, Fredshuset, Møllergata 12, 7 etg., Oslo

Representatives from the Colombian organizations Comunidades de Autodeterminación, Vida y Dignidad (CADIVA) and Comisión Intereclesial  de Justicia y Paz (CIJP), will be the main speakers at a seminar organized by Peace Brigades International.

See announcement.

Time and place: Apr 3, 2014 12:15 PM - 01:15 PM, Auditorium: D5, Dragvoll Campus. NTNU, Trondheim

Guest lecture with Andrés Arauz, vice minister of economic planning and development of the Government of Ecuador. Language: English

See announcement.

Time and place: Apr 1, 2014 - Apr 2, 2014, Folken, Stavanger
Time and place: Mar 28, 2014 12:15 PM - 02:00 PM, seminarrom F, Sydneshaugen skole, Bergen

With MSc Hilda Baltudano Reyes, UNAN, Nicaragua. Language: Spanish

Time and place: Mar 28, 2014 - Mar 30, 2014, Chateau Neuf, Slemdalsveien 15, Oslo

Films from and about Latin America. Free entrance. See announcement.

Time and place: Mar 27, 2014 12:30 PM - 02:00 PM, Seminarrom 217, HF-bygget, Bergen

With Argentinian sociologist Fabián Mosenson. Language: Spanish

Time and place: Mar 27, 2014 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM, Auditorium D, Sydneshaugen skole, Bergen

With Argentinian sociologist Fabián Mosenson. Language: Spanish  

Time and place: Mar 21, 2014 01:15 PM - 03:00 PM, Seminarrom 301, HF-bygget, University of Bergen

Screening of the documentary Raza (2008, 35 min) by Eric Corvalán, about race/ethnicity and racism in today’s Cuba. Introduction by Håkon Tveit, University of Bergen. Organized by the research group Caribbean: Identities and Conflicts (KIK).

Language: The film is subtitled in English. Conversation will be held in Spanish unless English is requested.

Time and place: Mar 14, 2014 07:00 PM, Dattera til Hagen, Grønland 10, Oslo

With Dave Watson, the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG), and Beate Thoresen, Nowegian People’s Aid; organized by LAG.

See announcement.

Time and place: Mar 14, 2014 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), 4th floor, Sognsveien 68, Oslo

Seminar with Mariel Aguilar Støen, University of Oslo, and a delegation of social activists from Guatemala, organized in cooperation with Norwegian Church Aid.

Language: Spanish

Time and place: Mar 7, 2014 12:15 PM - 02:00 PM, grupperom H (214), Sydneshaugen skole, Bergen

With Fabier Mena, Costa Rica. Language: Spanish

Time and place: Mar 7, 2014 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM, S-402, Østfold University college, Fredrikstad

Presentation of results and planning of future cooperation between Østfold University college and the Federal University of Espírito Santi (UFES); with economic support from NorLARNet.

See announcement.

Time and place: Mar 6, 2014 06:00 PM, Fredshuset, Møllergata 12, Oslo

Open meeting on the human rights situation in Guatemala, with Karen Jeffares, who has recently returned from one year as a volunteer for Peace Brigades International in Guatemala.

Language: English

See the announcement.