Events - Page 6
Title of the thesis: “When ‘a girl’ becomes ‘an attractive little number’: Stereotyped representations of Latin America in literary translation and reception in 1960s Norway”
Seminar om konsekvensene av paralamentsvalget i Venezuela 6. desember med tre norske forskere; to av dem nettopp hjemkommet etter å ha observert valget.
Meeting with lawyer Pablo Fajardo and indigenous leader Humberto Piaguaje from Ecuador, organized by the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG) and Café Mestizo. Language: Spanish with interpretation to Norwegian
Hans Egil Offerdal, University of Bergen, will give a short introduction to the movie and to water issues in Latin America. Spanish with English subtitles.
On the occasion of the launch of the book “The Politics of Slums in the Global South: Urban Informality in Brazil, India, South Africa and Peru”, the Norwegian Institute for Urban and Regional Research organizes a seminar, followed by the book launch.
Conversation between the Argentinian journalist Leila Guerriero and Kjartan Fløgstad, as part of the festival Verden i Bergen. Language: Spanish and Norwegian
Lunch seminar with Stener Ekern, Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, University of Oslo.
Mexico and Central America is one of the focus areas for this seminar organized by Norwegian Peacebuilding Resource Centre (NOREF).
With Tanja Plasil and Lorenzo Cañás Bottos, Norwegian University of Science and Technology.
The Latin American Council of Social Sciences (CLACSO) has announced the dates and the web site for its next conference.
Combined book launch, photo exhibition and peace party.
Seminar about the victims and transitional justice in the Colombian conflict and peace process; with Diego Martínez, Comité Permanente por la Defensa de los Derechos Humanos; a representative from ConPaz - Buenaventura; Linda Cabrera, Sisma Mujer; Jemima García-Godos, University of Oslo. Organized by Colombiaforum.
Film and discussion on the controversy over the new Brazilian Forest Code. Presented by Lara Côrtes, Chr. Michelsen Institute. The film is in Portuguese with English subtitles.
Breakfast forum with Diego Martínez, General Secretary of the Permanent Committee for the Defense of Human Rights in Colombia, and Elin Skaar, Chr. Michelsen Institute; jointly organized by NorLARNet and the Center on Law & Social Transformation.
Inga Bostad and Anine Kierulf, both at the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, University of Oslo, in conversation with Padre Melo, winner of this year’s Rafto Prize.
See announcement (inscription required).
Meet Padre Melo, the Honduran priest and radio activist who is the winner of this year’s Rafto Prize. Organized by the Rafto Foundation for Human Rights.
With speeches and debates related to this year´s Rafto Prize Laureate, Padre Melo from Honduras.
Seminar with Dr. Lorenzo Cañás Bottos, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Lunch seminar on natural and anthropogenic influence on extreme events – the case of water crisis in São Paulo, Brazil; with Gleby Almeida.