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CONFERENCE PROGRAMME

First Annual Norwegian Latin America Research Conference:

 

 

Contributing to a better future?

 

 

The role of Norway based Latin America research

 

 

12-13 November 2009, University of Oslo

 

 

 

 

 

 

THURSDAY, November 12th  2009

 

 

Time

 

 

Event

 

 

Venue: Georg Sverdrups hus

 

 

13:00 – 14:00

 

 

Registration

 

 

Library foyer

 

 

14:00 – 14:30

 

 

Conference Opening

 

 

Benedicte Bull (Norlarnet)

 

 

Hege Araldsen (Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs)

 

 

Auditorium 1

 

 

14:30 – 16:30

 

 

Plenary session

 

 

Atilio A. Borón (University of Buenos Aires). Title: How hospitable is academia to critical thinking. A Latin America perspective. Language: English.

 

 

Auditorium 1

 

 

16:30 – ­17:00

 

 

Coffee break

 

 

Library, underground level

 

 

17:00 – 19:00

 

 

Parallel sessions

 

 

Natural resources: management, exploitation and conservation(I)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Room 3527

 

 

 

 

 

 

Natural resources: management, exploitation and conservation(II)

 

 

Room 3521

 

 

 

 

 

 

Culture and society (I)

 

 

Room 3511

 

 

 

 

 

 

Poverty, inequality and human development (I)

 

 

Room 3512

 

 

 

 

 

 

Politics and governance (I)

 

 

Room 3513

 

 

19:00 – 20:00

 

 

 

 

 

 

Open meeting

 

 

How to strengthen networking and cooperation among Norwegian based Latin America researchers.

 

 

Chair: Benedicte Bull

 

 

Room 3513

 

 

20:00 –

 

 

Conference buffet dinner

 

 

Klubben, library first floor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FRIDAY, November 13th 2009

 

 

9:00 – 10:30

 

 

Plenary session

 

 

Pamela Calla (University of La Cordillera in La Paz). Title: Articulando el empuje anti- patriarcal, anti-racista y descolonizador de la sociedad desde las Ciencias Sociales bolivianas.   Language: Spanish.

 

 

Auditorium 1

 

 

10:30 – 11:00

 

 

Coffee break

 

 

Library, underground level

 

 

11:00 – 13:00

 

 

Parallel sessions

 

 

Natural resources: management, exploitation and conservation (III)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Room 3513

 

 

 

 

 

 

Culture and society (II)

 

 

Room 3511

 

 

 

 

 

 

Poverty, inequality and human development (II)

 

 

Room 3512

 

 

 

 

 

 

Politics and governance (II)

 

 

Auditorium 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

Economy, Industry, business and markets

 

 

Room 3522

 

 

13:00 – 13:45

 

 

Conference buffet lunch

 

 

Kafe Sverdrup, library first floor

 

 

13:45 – 15:15

 

 

Plenary session

 

 

Carlos Sojo (Socioanálisis América Latina).Title: The new welfare: cohesion regimes in Latin America. Language: Spanish.

 

 

Auditorium 1

 

 

15:15– 16:00

Conference closure

 

 

Håkon Gulbrandsen (Vice-Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
Benedicte Bull (Norlarnet)

 

 

Ingebjørg Birkeland (Norwegian Center for International Cooperation in Higher Education)

 

 

Rickard Lalander (Latin America Program)

 

 

 

 

Auditorium 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Note:  All conference events will take place at the University of Oslo in the Blindern campus. Georg Sverdrups hus (University library) will be the conference venue. Instructions on how to get to Blindern and a map of the campus’ buildings are available here.

 

 

Printable programme here.

Published Sep 8, 2009 11:19 AM - Last modified Feb 11, 2014 12:05 PM