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Time and place: Mar 19, 2013, Litterarturhuset i Fredrikstad, Storgaten 11, Fredrikstad

A one-day seminar on the war on drugs in Latin America.

More information and registration here.  

Time and place: Mar 18, 2013 01:15 PM - 03:00 PM, Bergen Resource Centre for International Development, Jekteviksbakken 31 (Juss II), Bergen

Seminar organized by University of Bergen Global - CROP.

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Time and place: Mar 15, 2013 01:00 PM - 03:30 PM, Seminar room 240, UiB Global, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

Andrés Wood: Violeta se fue a los cielos, Chile 2012

Introduction, screening and discussion by Jon Askeland.

Due to many requests, this film, presented earlier, is screened  again this week. 

This event forms part of the film seminar series Seminario abierto sobre cine latinoamericano.

 

Time and place: Mar 13, 2013 06:00 PM, Fritt Ord, Uranienborgveien 2, Oslo

Seminar with the Human Rights Ombudsman of El Salvador, Oscar Humberto Luna, and others, organized by Fritt Ord to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the torture and killing of the founder of the human rights commission CDHES in El Salvador, Marianella García Villas.

Language: Norwegian, with translation from Spanish of the speech by Oscar Humberto Luna.

Registration to: marianella@fritt-ord.no

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Time and place: Mar 8, 2013 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM, Seminar room 240, UiB Global, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

Eduardo Mignogna: Evita quién quiera oir que oiga, Argentina 1983.

Introduction, screening and discussion by Jon Askeland.

This event forms part of the film seminar series Seminario abierto sobre cine latinoamericano.

 

Time and place: Mar 6, 2013 08:30 AM - 09:30 AM, Bergen ressurssenter for internasjonal utvikling, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

Åse Gilje Østensen, University of Bergen, in conversation with Camilo Pérez-Bustillo, Autonomous University of Mexico City/CROP, and Benedicte Bull, Centre for Development and the Environment, University of Oslo.

Language: English

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Time and place: Mar 1, 2013 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), seminar room 4th floor, Sognsvn. 68, Oslo

Rosmery Quispe (Bolivia) and Marcelino Higueras Saavedra (Bolivia) will take part in an informal conversation about the divisions in the social movements in Bolivia, especially after the TIPNIS conflict, and the possible consequences for the process of change and the MAS government. They are both activists in the youth organization CEADL - Centro de Estudios y Apoyo al Desarrollo Local.

Please send a mail to cecilhi@sum.uio.no if you are interested in attending.

Lanuage: Norwegian and Spanish   

Time and place: Feb 27, 2013 - Feb 28, 2013, Blindern, University of Oslo

Two seminars with a special focus on Chile, organized by the Latin American Association at the University of Oslo. Read more here.  

Time and place: Feb 22, 2013 09:15 AM - 12:00 PM, Seminar room 217, HF-bygget, Sydnesplassen 7, Bergen

Andrés Wood: Violeta se fue a los cielos, Chile 2012

Introduction, screening and discussion by Jon Askeland.

This event forms part of the film seminar series Seminario abierto sobre cine latinoamericano.

 

Time and place: Feb 21, 2013 - Feb 22, 2013, Bergen Resource Centre for International Development/CMI, Jekteviksbakken 31 (Juss II), Bergen

Public lectures, debate and workshop; organized by CROP/UiB Global, University of Bergen and Chr. Michelsen Institute, with economic support from NorLARNet.

Please register to: hans.offerdal@crop.uib.no

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Time and place: Feb 15, 2013 09:15 AM - Feb 15, 2012 12:00 PM, Seminar room 217, HF-bygget, Sydnesplassen 7, Bergen

Julian Schnabel: Before Night Falls, USA 2000

Introduction, screening and discussion by Jon Askeland.

This event forms part of the film seminar Seminario abierto sobre cine latinoamericano.

 

Time and place: Feb 1, 2013, Historical Museum, Frederiksgate 2, Oslo

Opening of exhibition of the photos taken by the Norwegian Carl Lumholtz in Mexico from 1890 to 1910.

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Time and place: Jan 31, 2013 - Feb 1, 2013, University of Bergen

Title of the thesis: “Mal de mapa. Prácticas de territorialidad en el siglo XIX mexicano”.

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Time and place: Jan 22, 2013 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM, Solidaritetshuset, Fredensborgveien 6, Oslo

The Catholic priest Arija García received the human rights award Orden Juan Gerardi in 2011. Among the many issues he has been engaged in, are the conflicts related to the Canadian Mining Company Goldcorp’s operations. The meeting is organized by The Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG).

Language: Spanish and Norwegian

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Time and place: Jan 21, 2013 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, PRIO, Hausmanns gate 7, Oslo

Seminar organized by PRIO. Speakers: Einar Braathen, NIBR; Ole Jacob Sending, NUPI / Simon Reid-Henry, PRIO (tbc); and Per Martin Norheim Martinsen, FAFO. Comments: Benedicte Bull, UiO.

Language: English

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Time and place: Jan 15, 2013 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM, Litteraturhuset (room: Kjelleren), Wergelandsv. 29, Oslo

Mario Ramírez-Orozco, associate professor at Telemark University College, will present his new book La paz sin engaños. Estrategias de solución para el conflicto colombiano. Comments by Jemima García-Godos, University of Oslo, and Knut Andreas O. Lid, Caritas Norway.

Language: Spanish

More information and registration here.

 

Time and place: Jan 11, 2013 08:00 AM - 09:30 AM, Café Christiania. Nedre Vollgate 19, entrance from Stortingsgaten, Oslo

Is Hugo Chávez a dictator in disguise? Presentation of a new book by Kristian Tonning Riise, and panel debate with Vegard Bye, Leiv Marsteintredet and Benedicte Bull. Language: Norwegian

 

 

Time and place: Dec 12, 2012 08:30 AM - 10:00 AM, Hambros cafe, Kristian IVs gate 7

This seminar will discuss the role that the international community could play in support of a post-conflict peacebuilding process in Colombia.  

More information about the seminar and registration

 

Time and place: Dec 6, 2012 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Litteraturhuset (room: Nedjma), Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

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Time and place: Nov 28, 2012 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM, NIBR, Oslo Innovation Centre-Forskningsparken, Blindern, Oslo

Lunch seminar with Gilmar Mascarenhas, professor at the State University of Rio de Janeiro, and Einar Braathen, senior researcher at the Norwegian Institute for Urban and Regional Research (NIBR). Organized by NIBR in co-operation with NorLARNet.

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Time and place: Nov 26, 2012 07:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

Premiere of the documentary “Before The Party” (14 minutes; director: Einar Braathen), followed by panel discussion. Organized and sponsored by: The Norwegian Institute for Urban and Regional Resarch (NIBR) in co-operation with NorLARNet.

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Time and place: Nov 6, 2012 - Nov 10, 2012, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

Five days with and about Latin American authors. Read more here.  

Time and place: Nov 1, 2012 - Nov 4, 2012, Folkets hus, Youngs gate 11, Oslo

There will be several events related to Latin America at the forum. Read more here.  

Time and place: Oct 26, 2012 10:00 AM, NUPI , C.J. Hambros plass 2 D, Oslo

Seminar organized by Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI). More information and registration here.  

Time and place: Oct 25, 2012 09:00 AM - 03:30 PM, Dragefjellet auditorium 4, Magnus Lagabøtes plass 1, Bergen

Seminar organized by NorLARNet and the Research group Caribbean Identities and Conflicts (KIK), University of Bergen