Debate following the screening of the documentary “500 Years” at the HUMAN International Documentary Film Festival, with Andrea Ixchiú, journalist and activist from Guatemala; Pamela Yates, director of 500 Years; and Mariel Aguilar-Støen, University of Oslo. Language: English
The annual Lektor Fjord Memorial Lecture will this year be given by Benedicte Bull, University of Oslo.
There will be three films from Latin America at the festival: Piripkura, State of Exception and 500.
Seminar with Venezuelan and Norwegian scholars and human rights activists seeking to analyze the crisis in Venezuela from a legal point of view.
Seminar organized by Caritas Norway on the humanitarian and political crisis in Venezuela, with Marianne Gulli, the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG); Silvia Barbarino, The Norwegian-Venezuelan Justice Alliance; Antulio Rosales, University of Oslo; and Knut Andreas Lid, Caritas Norway.
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Lunch seminar with two of the directors of Cuba Posible, an independent Cuban think tank.
Breakfast Forum with Camila Gianella and Elin Skaar from Chr. Michelsen Institute & Centre on Law and Social Transformation.
Seminar & Workshop including Lidia Casas, Diego Portales University (Chile), and Verónica Undurraga, University of Adolfo Ibáñez (Chile).
With professor of Law Dr. Verónica Undurraga, University of Adolfo Ibáñez (Chile); organized by the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG).
“Job talk” with Michel Dummar Azulai, PhD Candidate at London School of Economics.
This is the fourth seminar in a series organized by the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG).
“Job talk” with Albrecht Bohne, PhD Candidate at the University of Mannheim (Germany).
Breakfast forum with Sebastian Saborio,University of Costa Rica, and Tomas Salem, University of Bergen, in conversation with Margit Ystanes, University of Bergen.
Launch of the anthology "Norge i Latin-Amerika: Forbindelser og forestillinger", edited by Leiv Marsteintredet, and with contributions from a long list of Norwegian Latin America researchers. The book seeks to demonstrate the breadth of Norway’s contact with Latin America and discuss our ideas about the region. Language: Norwegian
The Trump administration represents a break with the foreign policy of previous Republican governments. What does that mean for Latin America?
Seminar with Jesus Velasco, Tarleton State University.
Lecture by Margrete Dyvik Cardona, University of Bergen, on stereotypes in US and Mexican newspaper articles on Mexican immigrants in USA.
This is the third seminar in a series organized by the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG).
Screening of documentary and conversation with three of the persons behind the film. Language: English
Talk by the ambassador of Argentina, Betina Alejandra Pasquali de Fonseca, organized by Centro Hispano-Noruego.
Talk by Torkjell Leira, University of Oslo, about his travel along the Trans-Amazonian Highway.
What’s the situation in Colombia one year after the signing of the peace agreement? Organized by The Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG), Nobel Peace Center, YATA Oslo and Fred i Colombia.
Seminar at the Department of Social Anthropology at the University of Bergen with Margit Ystanes, who will present the documentary "Dirty Games: Olympic Evictions in Rio de Janeiro".
Free entrance, organized by the embassies of Argentina, Brazil, Mexico and Peru.
Seminar with presentations/comments by Axel Borchgrevink, Vegard Bye and Kari Thomassen. This is the second seminar in a series organized by the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG).
Breakfast seminar with Franklin Castañeda, who as a representative of civil society closely follows the implementation of the peace agreement in Colombia; organized in cooperation with Peace Brigades International.