NorLARNet events 2008-2009
A NorLARNet seminar
Bistandstorget (The Norwegian Development Network) invites researchers and organizations working with Latin America to a joint meeting to exchange experiences and discuss how they might cooperate.
Open seminar with Andrea González Peña from the National University of Colombia, guest researcher at Norwegian Centre for Human Rights.
On January 29 NorLARNet and NOREF (Norwegian Peacebuilding Centre) will host a meeting where representatives of Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, NGOs and researchers associated with NorLARNET will discuss the implications of key trends in Latin America for Norwegian Latin America policy.
NorLARNet seminar in Bergen.
Open seminar with Elsa Son, Vice-Minister of Culture, Guatemala
Informal meeting with the Head of the Program committee.
On 31 January NorLARNET and LAG will host a launch of the documentary De ville vi skulle glemme about women and conflict in Latin America.
Seminar (Ulandsseminaret) arranged by SAIH and SUM in cooperation with NorLARNet and LAG
Many countries in the region have experienced periods of poor public security. How does this, and the governmental responses to it, affect the human rights situation in these countries?
Adrian Bergmann, who has been involved in work related to the gangs ("maras") in Central America for three years, talked about what motivates the gang members, what are their impacts, and which are the most constructive ways to meet the challenges they pose.
NorLARNet open meeting with Bridget Wooding from FLACSO.
During the First Annual Norwegian Latin America research conference at the University of Oslo 12 – 13 November, there will be three open lectures with speakers from Argentina, Bolivia and Costa Rica. Read more here.
A debate arranged arranged by NorLARNet and Latin-Amerikagruppene on 16 September 2009.
The Power Point presentation used by Francisco Gutiérrez Sanín, researcher and professor at the Institute of Political Studies and International Relations (IEPRI), National University of Colombia at the NorLARNet seminar at SUM, University of Oslo on 9th September is avaiable here.
Presentations from the introductory seminar on the processes of change in Latin America, organised by LAG and NorLARNet at the University of Oslo on 23rd September, are now available at our web site.
The Power Point presentation used by James Copestake from University of Bath, England at the NorLARNet seminar at SUM, University of Oslo on 10th September is avalable here.
The conference aims to identify the critical agenda for linking the worlds of development, poverty and health research.
Norwegian Peacebuilding Centre (Noref) and NorLARNet invite you to a breakfast seminar with Dr. Clovis Brigagão on the significant changes in Brazilian foreign policy during the last two decades. Read more here.
Please register at firstname.lastname@example.org by June 2nd.
Date: Thursday 4th June; 09:00 - 11:00 Place: Noref / Fafo in Borggata 2b at Grønland, Oslo
Seminar with Mattias Borg Rasmussen, Department of Anthropology, University of Copenhagen. Read more here.
Time: Friday 27 Nov; 10:15 – 11:45 Place: Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), Sognsveien 68, 4th floor, University of Oslo
NorLARNet and SUM invites Latin America researchers to an informal lunch-meeting with vising speakers to the Latin America week organized by LAG, including Mariana Selvas.
An open guest seminar in Bergen with Dr. Sebastián Linares
Open seminar with Dr. Carlos Flores, CIESAS, Mexico
NorLARNet seminar with Mark Weisbrot