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Time and place: June 10, 2011 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), Sognsveien 68, 4th floor, Oslo

Lunch talk.

Language: Spanish

More information and registration here.  

 

Time and place: June 3, 2011 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM, Seminarrom 301, HF-Bygget, Sydnesplassen 7, University of Bergen

With Gregorio Delgado, master student at University of Bergen

 Language: Spanish

Time and place: June 1, 2011 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), Sognsveien 68, 4th floor, Oslo

Lunch seminar with Marta Lagos, Director and founder of the Corporación Latinobarómetro.

Registration and more information here.

Time and place: May 27, 2011 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Seminarrom 301, HF-Bygget, Sydnesplassen 7, University of Bergen

With Dr Fernando Rodríguez Lafuente.

 Language: Spanish

Time and place: May 26, 2011 3:15 PM - 5:00 PM, Room 648, 6th floor at Eilert Sundt's house, Blindern, University of Oslo

Opening seminar for the Latin America and the Caribbean Seminar Series to be run from the Dept of Social Anthropology, University of Oslo. With Professor Penelope Harvey , University of Manchester.

Language : English

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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 6, 2011 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Seminarrom 400, HF-Bygget, Sydnesplassen 7, University of Bergen

With Professor Hólmfríður Garðarsdóttir, Háskóli Íslands.

 Language: Spanish

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 5, 2011 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Seminarrom 301, HF-Bygget, Sydnesplassen 7, University of Bergen

With Professor Hólmfríður Garðarsdóttir, Háskóli Íslands.

 Language: Spanish

Time and place: May 4, 2011 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), Sognsveien 68, 4th floor, University of Oslo

Seminar with Mr. Hugo Leon-Manco from the Ombudsman Office, in the series Poverty and Development in 21st Century (PAD).

Language: English

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

Read more here.

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. 15, 2011 5:15 PM - 6:45 PM, Auditorium 7, Eilert Sundts hus (SV-bygget) Blindern, University of Oslo

Language: Norwegian

 

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. 17, 2011 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI), C.J. Hambros plass 2 D, Oslo

Organized by Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI), as part of a study tour for two Cuban researchers.

Language: English

Registration and more information here.  

Time and place: Feb. 10, 2011 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM, Thor Larsen Loftet, Noragric (Universitetsplassen 1), Universiy of Life Sciences (UMB), Ås

Seminar with Sjur Kasa, CICERO, who has recently returned from a research trip to Brazil.

Language: English

Questions about this event should be directed towards Sjur Kasa (sjur.kasa@cicero.uio.no) or Arild Vatn (arild.vatn@umb.no)  

Time and place: Feb. 8, 2011 5:15 PM - 6:45 PM, Auditorium 7, Eilert Sundts hus (SV-bygget), Blindern, University of Oslo

With a special focus on Ecuador and Peru.

Language: Norwegian

 

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