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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.

Time and place: Mar 4, 2014 06:00 PM, Kultursenteret ISAK, Prinsens gate 44, Trondheim

Screening of documentary from Guatemala, followed by debate.

See the announcement.

Time and place: Feb 26, 2014 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), 4th floor, Sognsveien 68, Oslo

Seminar with María Guzmán-Gallegos, FAFO, and two representatives from the Ecuadorian organization Pachamama: Director Belén Paez and lawyer Juán Aúz.

Language: Spanish

Time and place: Feb 21, 2014 10:15 AM - 04:00 PM, B-1005, SVHUM, University of Tromsø

Title of the thesis: “Hopes and Horror. An ethnographic study of a German community in Chile”.

See the announcement.

Time and place: Feb 14, 2014 01:00 PM - 03:30 PM, møterom 240, UiB Global, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

Screening of interview with the film maker and the film "Jogo de cena", Brazil 2007 (subtitles in English).  

Time and place: Feb 11, 2014 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM, Forskningsparken i Oslo, NIBR, møterom Soria Moria

Guest lecture with Professor Mariana Mota Prado, University of Toronto. Mota Prado, who is from Brazil, visits NIBR in connection with the project “The developmental state reloaded: Brazilian industrial policy in the XXIst Century”.

See announcement.

Time and place: Feb 7, 2014 - Feb 8, 2014, Oslo

Documentary (2013) about a music subculture glorifying the violence, narcotics and money of Mexican drug cartels, with introduction by author and journalist Alfredo Corchado and Benedicte Bull, University of Oslo. The film is part of the Human Rights Human Wrongs Documentary Film Festival. More information and trailer here.  

Time and place: Feb 6, 2014 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM, Nedjma, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

Award-winning author and journalist Alfredo Corchado in conversation with Benedicte Bull on his book “Midnight in Mexico: A Reporter’s Journey”, based on his courageous coverage of Mexico’s violent drug war.

Language: English

Time and place: Feb 4, 2014 05:15 PM - 07:00 PM, Auditorium 3, Eilert Sundts Hus, Blindern, University of Oslo

Seminar in the series “Ulandsseminaret”, with  Eirik Vold, journalist and author; Knut Erik Holm, NRK and Heidi Taksdahl Skjeset, Dagsavisen.

See announcement.  

Time and place: Feb 4, 2014 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM, PRIO, Hausmanns gate 7, Oslo

Academic seminar organized by Norwegian Centre for Humanitarian Studies (NCHS), in collaboration with the PRIO Research Groups on Gender and Law and Ethics. See announcement and registration.  

Time and place: Feb 4, 2014 08:30 AM - 10:00 AM, PRIO, Hausmanns gate 7, Oslo

Breakfast seminar – a conversation with Julieta Lemaitre, Universidad de los Andes, and Sveinung Sandberg, University of Oslo. See announcement and registration.  

Time and place: Feb 3, 2014 02:15 PM - 04:00 PM, Stort møterom (ex-personalkantina), Georg Sverdrups hus, Blindern, University of Oslo

Seminar with Marta Lagos, founding director of Latinobarómetro.

Time and place: Jan 25, 2014 01:00 PM - 03:30 PM, Det Norske Videnskaps-Akademi, Drammensveien 78, N-0271 Oslo

Lecture by Eduardo Posada-Carbo, Institute of Latin-American Studies, University of Oxford at the seminar 1814 i internasjonalt perspektiv: det internasjonale, det nordiske og det norske, organized by The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters.

Time and place: Jan 24, 2014 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM, Georg Sverdrups hus, Blindern, University of Oslo

In collaboration with the University of Oslo, the Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU) will arrange an inspirational seminar on academic cooperation with Brazil. Read the announcement.

Time and place: Jan 23, 2014 - Jan 24, 2014, Arne Næss auditorium, Georg Morgenstiernes hus, Blindern, University of Oslo

Title of the thesis: “The power of film in Venezuela and Mexico, 1980-2010. Contesting and supporting state Power”. Read the announcement.

Time and place: Jan 10, 2014 01:00 PM, Södertörns högskola, Flemingsberg, Sweden

Title of the thesis: “Pentecostalism and globalisation in contemporary Argentina” Read the announcement.

Time and place: Nov 27, 2013 - Nov 29, 2013, Oslo

The 7th conference of the Nordic Latin American Research Network (NOLAN) will take place in Oslo on 27 – 29 November 2013. See conference web site .

Time and place: Nov 13, 2013 12:15 PM - 02:00 PM, D6, Dragvoll, NTNU, Trondheim

Guest lecture by Miguel Ángel Quesada Pacheco; University of Bergen, about linguistic attitudes in the Spanish-speaking world.

Time and place: Nov 11, 2013, IMDI auditorium, Tollbugata 20, Oslo

A new circle of Brazilian films has been announced, starting on 11 November with the movie “Madame Satã“. Screenings once a month.

Read the programme.

Time: Oct 30, 2013

The breaksfast seminar with the Minister of Environment of Peru HAS BEEN CANCELLED, as the minister had to cancel his visit to Norway.

Time and place: Oct 29, 2013 12:15 PM - 01:30 PM, Centre for Development and the Environment, SUM, Sognsveien 68, 4th floor, Oslo

Lunch seminar with Rita Giacalone , Universidad de Los Andes, Venezuela.

More information and registration here .

Time and place: Oct 28, 2013 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM, Oslo Science Park, Blindern, Gaustadalleen 21, Oslo

Seminar organized by CICERO – Center for International Climate and Environmental Research; and Center for Development and the Environment (SUM), University of Oslo

More information and registration here.

Time and place: Oct 24, 2013 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM, Samisk Hus, Schouskvartalet, Tondheimsveien 2, Bygg K, Oslo

Event organized by Foro cultural y social Uruguay Noruega and Asamblea Permanente por los Derechos Humanos sede Oslo, with Eirik Vold and Richard Tedesco. Language : Spanish

Read more here .

Time and place: Oct 23, 2013 - Oct 30, 2013, Bergen

There will be four films from Latin America at BIFF 2013: EL ALCALDE, Mexico; DESHORA, Argentina/Colombia /Norway; HELI, Mexico /France; WAKOLDA, Argentina/France/Norway/Spain.

Read more here .

Time and place: Oct 22, 2013 05:15 PM, Auditorium 3, Eilert Sundts Hus, Blindern, University of Oslo

Panel debate with Leiv Marsteintredet and Cecilie Hirsch form the University of Oslo, and journalist and author EirikVold. Language: Norwegian