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2014 - Page 4

Time and place: Mar. 7, 2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, S-402, Østfold University college, Fredrikstad

Presentation of results and planning of future cooperation between Østfold University college and the Federal University of Espírito Santi (UFES); with economic support from NorLARNet.

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Time and place: Mar. 6, 2014 6:00 PM, Fredshuset, Møllergata 12, Oslo

Open meeting on the human rights situation in Guatemala, with Karen Jeffares, who has recently returned from one year as a volunteer for Peace Brigades International in Guatemala.

Language: English

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Time and place: Mar. 4, 2014 6:00 PM, Kultursenteret ISAK, Prinsens gate 44, Trondheim

Screening of documentary from Guatemala, followed by debate.

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Time and place: Feb. 26, 2014 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), 4th floor, Sognsveien 68, Oslo

Seminar with María Guzmán-Gallegos, FAFO, and two representatives from the Ecuadorian organization Pachamama: Director Belén Paez and lawyer Juán Aúz.

Language: Spanish

Time and place: Feb. 21, 2014 10:15 AM - 4:00 PM, B-1005, SVHUM, University of Tromsø

Title of the thesis: “Hopes and Horror. An ethnographic study of a German community in Chile”.

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Time and place: Feb. 14, 2014 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM, møterom 240, UiB Global, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

Screening of interview with the film maker and the film "Jogo de cena", Brazil 2007 (subtitles in English).  

Time and place: Feb. 11, 2014 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM, Forskningsparken i Oslo, NIBR, møterom Soria Moria

Guest lecture with Professor Mariana Mota Prado, University of Toronto. Mota Prado, who is from Brazil, visits NIBR in connection with the project “The developmental state reloaded: Brazilian industrial policy in the XXIst Century”.

See announcement.

Time and place: Feb. 7, 2014 - Feb. 8, 2014, Oslo

Documentary (2013) about a music subculture glorifying the violence, narcotics and money of Mexican drug cartels, with introduction by author and journalist Alfredo Corchado and Benedicte Bull, University of Oslo. The film is part of the Human Rights Human Wrongs Documentary Film Festival. More information and trailer here.  

Time and place: Feb. 6, 2014 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM, Nedjma, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

Award-winning author and journalist Alfredo Corchado in conversation with Benedicte Bull on his book “Midnight in Mexico: A Reporter’s Journey”, based on his courageous coverage of Mexico’s violent drug war.

Language: English

Time and place: Feb. 4, 2014 5:15 PM - 7:00 PM, Auditorium 3, Eilert Sundts Hus, Blindern, University of Oslo

Seminar in the series “Ulandsseminaret”, with  Eirik Vold, journalist and author; Knut Erik Holm, NRK and Heidi Taksdahl Skjeset, Dagsavisen.

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Time and place: Feb. 4, 2014 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM, PRIO, Hausmanns gate 7, Oslo

Academic seminar organized by Norwegian Centre for Humanitarian Studies (NCHS), in collaboration with the PRIO Research Groups on Gender and Law and Ethics. See announcement and registration.  

Time and place: Feb. 4, 2014 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM, PRIO, Hausmanns gate 7, Oslo

Breakfast seminar – a conversation with Julieta Lemaitre, Universidad de los Andes, and Sveinung Sandberg, University of Oslo. See announcement and registration.  

Time and place: Feb. 3, 2014 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Stort møterom (ex-personalkantina), Georg Sverdrups hus, Blindern, University of Oslo

Seminar with Marta Lagos, founding director of Latinobarómetro.

Time and place: Jan. 25, 2014 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM, Det Norske Videnskaps-Akademi, Drammensveien 78, N-0271 Oslo

Lecture by Eduardo Posada-Carbo, Institute of Latin-American Studies, University of Oxford at the seminar 1814 i internasjonalt perspektiv: det internasjonale, det nordiske og det norske, organized by The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters.

Time and place: Jan. 24, 2014 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Georg Sverdrups hus, Blindern, University of Oslo

In collaboration with the University of Oslo, the Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU) will arrange an inspirational seminar on academic cooperation with Brazil. Read the announcement.

Time and place: Jan. 23, 2014 - Jan. 24, 2014, Arne Næss auditorium, Georg Morgenstiernes hus, Blindern, University of Oslo

Title of the thesis: “The power of film in Venezuela and Mexico, 1980-2010. Contesting and supporting state Power”. Read the announcement.

Time and place: Jan. 10, 2014 1:00 PM, Södertörns högskola, Flemingsberg, Sweden

Title of the thesis: “Pentecostalism and globalisation in contemporary Argentina” Read the announcement.