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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

Time and place: Nov. 4, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, møterom 240, UiB Global, Bergen

With Dr. Vladimir Safatle, Universidade de São Paulo. Language: English

Time and place: Nov. 2, 2016 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM, Café Mestizo, Pilestredet Park 5, Oslo

Seminar on the present situation for the Colombian peace negotiations, with the director of the Pastoral Social de Colombia, Héctor Fabio, Diego Marín and Jemima García-Godos, University of Oslo; organized by Caritas Norway. Language: Spanish.

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Time and place: Oct. 29, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, Prelaten Kro og Scene, Sjøgata 12, Tromsø

As part of the festival, there will be an academic event in two parts:

1) Presentation of research projects on Latin America by the research group Politics of Cultures in Latin America (POCLAT) at UiT The Arctic University of Norway

2) Conference by Leiv Marsteintredet, University of Oslo: “Venezuela og Latin-Amerika: Et land i krise, en region i endring

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Time and place: Oct. 27, 2016 - Oct. 30, 2016, Oslo

Several events with participants and topics from Latin America.

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Time and place: Oct. 20, 2016 2:15 PM, Auditorium 1, Eilert Sundts hus, Blindern, University of Oslo

The Eilert Sundt-lecture 2016 will be given by anthropologist  Gastón Gardillo, University of British Colombia.

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Time and place: Oct. 19, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM, Room 400, HF-Bygget, University of Bergen

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

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

Time and place: Oct. 18, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Sørhellinga (SU-105), Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Ås

Introductions by Mariel Cristina Aguilar Støen, University of Oslo, and Nicolás Mendoza, Norwegian University of Life Sciences.

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Time and place: Oct. 7, 2016 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM, 9th floor meeting room, Faculty of Social Science, Fosswinckelsgate 6, Bergen

Seminar with Eduardo Viola, who is Full Professor of International Relations at the University of Brasilia since 1993. He has researched and published extensively on issues of: Brazilian climate and energy policy and politics; Brazilian foreign policy; Global Climate Governance; and, Comparative climate/energy policies in major Latin American countries. Organized by the Centre for Climate and Energy Transformation (under construction).

Lunch will be served. To participate send an e-mail to: karin.lillevold@uib.no

Time and place: Oct. 6, 2016 - Oct. 16, 2016, Oslo

See the long list of films from Latin America at this year’s Films from the South Festival. The directors Amat Escalante from Mexico and Gabriel Mascaro from Brazil will attend the festival.

Time and place: Oct. 5, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM, Room 400, HF-Bygget, University of Bergen

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

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

Time and place: Sep. 30, 2016 8:15 AM - 9:30 AM, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsvn.29, Oslo

Breakfast seminar on the on the peace agreement in Colombia and the upcoming referendum. Language: Norwegian, with one presentation in English.

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Time and place: Sep. 29, 2016 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Majorstuen Seniorsenter, Slemdalsv. 3, Oslo

Lecture by author Mercedes Alvarado, with an introduction by Mexico’s ambassador to Norway, Luis Javier Campuzano; organized by Centro Hispano-Noruego.

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Time and place: Sep. 28, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM, Room 400, HF-Bygget, University of Bergen

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

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

 

Time and place: Sep. 28, 2016 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM, Norwegian Church Aid, Bernhard Getzgt.3, Oslo

Seminar on Norwegian Church Aid's 40 years of work in Guatemala, with the participation of four high-profile judges from Guatemala.  Language: Norwegian (with interpretation from Spanish)

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Time and place: Sep. 28, 2016 - Sep. 29, 2016, Norwegian Centre for Child Research, NTNU, Trondheim

Seminar organized by Marit Ursin at Norwegian University of Science and Technology, with economic support from NorLARNet.

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Time and place: Sep. 27, 2016 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Bergen Public Library, Strømgaten 6, Bergen

Hans Jacob Ohldieck, University of Bergen, presents the Latin American boom and shows how it was affected by the political conditions of the time. Organized by Bergen Public Library.

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Time and place: Sep. 27, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:45 AM, Grand Hotel, Oslo

The Norwegian Association of Lawyers invites you to a seminar with four high-profile judges from Guatemala on the struggle for a state governed by the rule of law. Deadline for registration: 15 September (limited number of participants) Language: Norwegian (with interpretation from Spanish)

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Time and place: Sep. 24, 2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM, Akkerhaugen stasjon - 3812 Akkerhaugen, Telemark

Introductions by Diego Marin Rios and Andrea Ramirez Stangeland, both from Støttegruppen for Fred i Colombia.

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Time and place: Sep. 22, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsveien 29, Oslo

Screening of the documentaries "Gult kort til VM" (30 min) and "Drømmen om OL" (50 min) by Einar Braathen, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, and Anne Kjersti Bjørn, and a conversation between the film makers and Margit Ystanes, University of Bergen. The event is part of "Forskningsdagene", organized by the Research Council of Norway.

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Time and place: Sep. 22, 2016 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM, Bergen Resource Centre for International Development, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

Seminar with four high-profile judges from Guatemala: Yassmin Barrios, Haraldo Vasquez, Miguel Angel Galvez and Claudia Gonzales, in dialogue with Elin Skaar, Chr. Michelsen Institute.

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