2011 - Page 2

Time and place: May 25, 2011 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Litteraturhuset (room: Kverneland), Wergelandsveien 29, Oslo

Seminar with Dr. Sergio Morales Alvarado, Guatemala's Human Rights Ombudsman.

Language : Spanish

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Time and place: May 12, 2011 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM, Senter for menneskerettigheter, Cort Adelers gate 30, Oslo

Breakfast seminar.

Language: Norwegian

Registration and more  information here.  

Time and place: May 10, 2011 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), Sognsveien 68, 4th floor, Oslo

Seminar with César Rodríguez Garavito, University of the Andes, Colombia.

Language: English

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Time and place: May 5, 2011 3:00 PM - 4:40 PM, HSL-Fak E-1001, University of Tromsø

Seminar on  Latin American literature in Scandinavia with Cecilia Alvstad, ILOS, University of Oslo.

Language: Swedish

Read more: here.  

Time and place: May 3, 2011, Bioforsk Auditorium, University of Life Sciences (UMB), Ås

Title of the thesis: “Bringing the Workers’ Rights Back In? The Discourses and Politics of fortifying Core Labour Standards through a Labour-Trade Linkage.”

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Time and place: Apr. 12, 2011 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM, Litteraturhuset (room: Kjelleren), Wergelandsv. 29, Oslo

Access the video recording of the seminar.

NorLARNet seminar. Main speaker: JOSE BRICEÑO RUIZ, University of the Andes, Venezuela.

Language: English

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Registration by Friday 8 April to: norlarnet@sum.uio.no

 

Time and place: Apr. 5, 2011 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Kirkens Nødhjelp (Norwegian Church Aid), Bernhard Getz gt 3, Oslo

This half-day seminar presents a study made by the ACT Alliance on the shrinking political spaces of CSOs, a policy paper based on case studies from 14 countries. Four representatives from social movements in Brazil will present some of the issues from the Brazilian context.

Presentation of background material here. Presentation of speakers here.

Registration by 1 April to: marianne.opheim@nca.no

 

Time and place: Mar. 17, 2011 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, : Seminar Room at Department of Social Anthropology, Fosswinckels gate 6, 8th floor, University of Bergen

Department of social anthropology seminar with Dennis Rodgers, Brooks World Poverty Institute, University of Manchester.

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Time and place: Mar. 16, 2011 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, NUPI , C.J. Hambros plass 2 D, Oslo

China is becoming a major actor in Latin America. This half-day seminar brings together high level experts on China’s foreign policy and development strategies and experts on Latin American development.

Information and registration .

Presentation of speakers.

Access the presentations at this seminar.

Time and place: Mar. 3, 2011 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, : Seminar Room at Department of Social Anthropology, Fosswinckels gate 6, 8th floor, University of Bergen

Department of social anthropology seminar with Diane Nelson, Duke University.

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Time and place: Feb. 21, 2011 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

Seminar organized by Rainforest Foundation Norway, FIVAS and ForUM.

Registration to: regnskog@regnskog.no

 

Time and place: Feb. 3, 2011 8:00 PM, Parkteatret, Olaf Ryes Plass 11, Oslo

Trying to bring justice to the victims of Colombia’s civil war. Introduction by Jemima García Godos, researcher at the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, University of Oslo. The documentary is part of the film festival Human Rights Human Wrongs.  

Time and place: Jan. 18, 2011 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

An open theme meeting as part of the process organized by the Norwegian Government to develop an official Norwegian strategy for Brazil. See the program.

Register by 12 January to info@peacebuilding.no and brasilstrategi@mfa.no

 

Time and place: Jan. 12, 2011 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Nobel Peace Center, Rådhusplassen, Oslo

A one year commemoration. Read more here.