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Time and place: Sep. 18, 2017 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM, Undervisningsrom 4060, West Wing GFI (Jahnebakken 5), University of Bergen

Seminar with L. Antonio Cuevas, University of Concepcion, Chile.

See announcement.

Time and place: Sep. 14, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Nobel Peace Center, Brynjulf Bulls plass 1, Oslo

Professor Edgardo Lander, Central University of Caracas, in conversation with Norwegian scholars and the director of the Nansen Center for Peace and Dialogue.

Time and place: Sep. 14, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Sophus Bugges Hus, Auditorium 2, Blindern, University of Oslo

Guest lecture with Professor Edgardo Lander, Universidad Central de Caracas, who is one of the leading thinkers on social mobilization and politics in Latin America.

Open to all - Welcome!

Time and place: Sep. 12, 2017 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM, Siste Sang Bryggeri, Grønlandsleiret 27 Oslo

What's the situation in Guatemala 25 years after the Nobel Peace Prize to Rigoberta Menchú? With Maria Isabel Soc Carrillo, CONAVIGUA, and Leticia Váquez de León, CUC, organized by the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG).

Time and place: Sep. 12, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM, Nobels fredssenter, Brynjulf Bulls plass 1, Oslo

Seminar with presentation of report on Norway’s cooperation with Guatemala since 1996. With Nobel Peace Prize winner Rigoberta Menchú and others. Language: Norwegian, incl interpretation of speech by Menchú

See announcement.

Time and place: Sep. 6, 2017 1:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Sydneshaugen skole: Grupperom I, University of Bergen

Film and lecture (in Spanish) by Enrique Ajuria Ibarra, Universidad de las Américas Puebla, Mexico.

See announcement.

Time and place: Sep. 1, 2017 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Gamle festsal, Urbygningen, Karls Johansgt 47, Oslo

Yasmin Barrios, judge at Guatemala’s High Risk Courts, will give a lecture on the occasion of receiving an honorary doctoral degree at the University of Oslo.

Language: Spanish, with simultaneous interpretation to Norwegian

At the same event, Oslo Dokumentarkino will sceen the documentary “500 years. Life in resistance” (Pamela Yates, Guatemala/USA 2017).

Note: It is still possible to sign up (but try to do it by 25 Aug), though the announced deadline is passed.

See announcement.

Time and place: Aug. 30, 2017 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM, Bergen Resource Centre for International Development, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

Breakfast forum with Leiv Marsteintredet, University og Bergen and University of Oso, and Rune Jansen Hagen, University of Bergen, in conversation with Ragnhild Osnes Legreid.

See announcement.

Time and place: Aug. 29, 2017 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM, PRIO, Hausmanns gt.3, Oslo

The conference will discuss Brazil’s involvement in humanitarian efforts and marks the formal end of the project Brazil’s Rise to the Global Stage.

See announcement.

Time and place: Aug. 21, 2017 - Aug. 25, 2017, Bergen

Law & society in Latin America is one of the topics in focus at this meeting place for scholars and practitioners, including two book launches on subjects from Latin America.

See announcement.

Time and place: Aug. 17, 2017 8:45 AM - 9:00 PM, HiOA Conference Centre , Oslo and Akershus University College, Pilestredet 46, 2nd Floor, Room PA 357.

Public seminar and movie screening.

See full announcement and programme here.

Time and place: June 22, 2017 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM, Pilestredet 46, (PA113 Athene 1), Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, Oslo

Seminar as part of a series of events to wrap up the research project "Extracting Justice?".

See announcement.

Time and place: June 21, 2017 6:00 PM - 11:59 PM, Siste Sang, Grønlandsleiret 27, Oslo

Social gathering and talks on Venezuela with Iselin Strønen, Chr. Michelsen Institute and Eirik Vold, journalist and author; organized by the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG).

See announcement.

Time and place: June 21, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsv. 29, Oslo

Seminar organized by the Norwegian University of Life Sciences, with economic support from NorLARNet, and as part of a series of events to wrap up the research project "Extracting Justice?".

See announcement.

Time and place: June 20, 2017 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM, Vitenparken, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Ås

Part of a series of events to wrap up the research project "Extracting Justice?".

See announcement.

Time: June 15, 2017 - June 17, 2017

The Nordic Latin American Research Network (NOLAN) is organizing its 9th Conference, hosted by the University of Gothenburg in Sweden. The theme is 'Latin American Challenges in the 21st Century: Societies in Motion'.

See conference web site.

Time and place: June 8, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), 4th floor, Sognsveien 68, Oslo

Seminar with professor Jon Strand, University of Oslo, on a World Bank research project mapping economic values of rainforest protection in the Brazilian Amazon.

Time and place: June 7, 2017 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM, Vespa og Humla, Københavngata 2C, Grünerløkka, Oslo

Who is president in Brazil today? Conversation on the political situation in Brazil.

Language: Norwegian

Time and place: June 6, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Nobel Peace Center, Brynjulf Bulls plass 1-2, Oslo

Bertha Lucia Fries in conversation with Alfredo Zamudio, director of the Nansen Center; organized by the Nobel Peace Center.

See announcement.

Time and place: June 2, 2017 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM, Senter for utvikling og miljø (SUM), 4. etg., Sognsveien 68, Oslo

Lunch seminar with Christian Sørhaug, Østfold University College, based on his fieldwork and travel in Venezuela. Language: Norwegian.

Time and place: June 1, 2017 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsv. 29, Oslo

Astrid Stensrud, focusing on Peru, and María A. Guzmán-Gallegos, focusing on the Amazon; both from the University of Oslo, are two of several speakers at the event.

See announcement.

Time and place: May 31, 2017 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Seminarrom 301, HF-bygget, University of Bergen

Talk by Professor Jaime Ginzburg, Universidade de São Paulo.

See announcement.

Time and place: May 29, 2017 - May 30, 2017, University of Bergen

Workshop organized by the research group “Radical Philosophy and Literature”, University of Bergen, with economic support from NorLARNet.

See announcement.

Time and place: May 24, 2017 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Kulturhuset (sala: Laboratoriet), ojo! nueva dirección: Youngs gate 6, Oslo

Seminar with Yesid Arteta, Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona, on the Colombian preace process six months after the signing of the peace agreement. Language: Spanish.

Time and place: May 22, 2017 - May 24, 2017, Oslo

There will be speakers from Cuba, Uruguay, Venezuela and Ecuador at the ninth Oslo Freedom Forum.

See announcement.