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Seminar organized by the Embassy of Uruguay. Main speaker: Dr. Alfonso Lessa, political scientist and journalist from Uruguay. Comments by William Quinteros, Eirik Vold, Haakon Børde and Carlos Caballero.
Seminar with eight Brazilian researchers along with representatives from the University of Oslo, the Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Rainforest Foundation Norway and Norsk Hydro; organized by The Natural History Museum, University of Oslo.
Seminar on elections, popular mobilization and the future of democracy in Guatemala.
Exposition of books related to disappearances and the stealing of children during the military dictatorship in Argentina.
Title of the thesis: “Ecology of a tropical bay and the social aspects of small-scale fisheries: Implications for management”.
Conference organized by the Norwegian Institute for Urban and Regional Research (NIBR), with economic support from NorLARNet.
Open seminar with Marcia Caetano Langfeldt, researcher at CREPAL, Université Paris 3 - Sorbonne Nouvelle.
A talk by social anthropologist Trond Heitmann, University College of Østfold, on everyday life and society in Brazil.
Photographic exhibition of the life and work of Eva Peron. Mrs Estela Barnes de Carlotto, President of The Grandmothers of “Plaza de Mayo", will be present as a Guest of Honour.
Open meeting with Cuban and international academics, organized with economic support from NorLARNet.
Two-days workshop in Tromsø, organized with economic support from NorLARNet.
The 8th Conference of the Nordic Latin American Research Network will take place in Helsinki, Finland, 11 – 13 June 2015. It will be hosted by the Faculty of Social Sciences & Department of Political and Economic Studies, University of Helsinki. See conference web site.
Seminar including presentations by Benjamin de Carvalho, Paulo Esteves, Eduarda Hamann, Liliana Jubilut and Torkjell Leira.
Breakfast seminar with presentation of report; one of the case studies is from Colombia. Organized by the Norwegian Peacebuilding Resource Centre and Conciliation Resources.
Title of the thesis: “The Silences of Dispossession. The Dynamics of Agrarian Change and the Politics of Indigenous People in Chaco, Argentina”.
Lunch seminar with Silvia Hirsch, Universidad Nacional de San Martín, Buenos Aires.
The documentary will be commented by the director, Hernán Vilchez, and the main characters in the documentary, the Huichol shaman Don José Ramírez and his son Ernesto Ramírez.
Open meeting to discuss the current situation Cuba and the role of the labour movement. Introduction by Luis Manuel Castanedo Smith, General Secretary of CTC Havana. Organized by LO Oslo.
With Claudia García Pérez from ICAP and the youth organization of the Communist Party of Cuba, organized by Cubaforeningen and the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG). Language: English