Seminar with presentation of report on Norway’s cooperation with Guatemala since 1996. With Nobel Peace Prize winner Rigoberta Menchú and others. Language: Norwegian, incl interpretation of speech by Menchú
Film and lecture (in Spanish) by Enrique Ajuria Ibarra, Universidad de las Américas Puebla, Mexico.
Yasmin Barrios, judge at Guatemala’s High Risk Courts, will give a lecture on the occasion of receiving an honorary doctoral degree at the University of Oslo.
Language: Spanish, with simultaneous interpretation to Norwegian
At the same event, Oslo Dokumentarkino will sceen the documentary “500 years. Life in resistance” (Pamela Yates, Guatemala/USA 2017).
Note: It is still possible to sign up (but try to do it by 25 Aug), though the announced deadline is passed.
Breakfast forum with Leiv Marsteintredet, University og Bergen and University of Oso, and Rune Jansen Hagen, University of Bergen, in conversation with Ragnhild Osnes Legreid.
Law & society in Latin America is one of the topics in focus at this meeting place for scholars and practitioners, including two book launches on subjects from Latin America.
Public seminar and movie screening.
Seminar as part of a series of events to wrap up the research project "Extracting Justice?".
Social gathering and talks on Venezuela with Iselin Strønen, Chr. Michelsen Institute and Eirik Vold, journalist and author; organized by the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG).
Seminar organized by the Norwegian University of Life Sciences, with economic support from NorLARNet, and as part of a series of events to wrap up the research project "Extracting Justice?".
Part of a series of events to wrap up the research project "Extracting Justice?".
The Nordic Latin American Research Network (NOLAN) is organizing its 9th Conference, hosted by the University of Gothenburg in Sweden. The theme is 'Latin American Challenges in the 21st Century: Societies in Motion'.
Seminar with professor Jon Strand, University of Oslo, on a World Bank research project mapping economic values of rainforest protection in the Brazilian Amazon.
Who is president in Brazil today? Conversation on the political situation in Brazil.
Bertha Lucia Fries in conversation with Alfredo Zamudio, director of the Nansen Center; organized by the Nobel Peace Center.
Lunch seminar with Christian Sørhaug, Østfold University College, based on his fieldwork and travel in Venezuela. Language: Norwegian.
Astrid Stensrud, focusing on Peru, and María A. Guzmán-Gallegos, focusing on the Amazon; both from the University of Oslo, are two of several speakers at the event.
Talk by Professor Jaime Ginzburg, Universidade de São Paulo.
Workshop organized by the research group “Radical Philosophy and Literature”, University of Bergen, with economic support from NorLARNet.
Seminar with Yesid Arteta, Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona, on the Colombian preace process six months after the signing of the peace agreement. Language: Spanish.
There will be speakers from Cuba, Uruguay, Venezuela and Ecuador at the ninth Oslo Freedom Forum.
Erling Borgen presents the documentary «A Heart that Never Dies: Guatemala The land of terror» and talks about the challenging conditions for press freedom in Latin America; organized by the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG).
With Claudia Melim-McLeod, from the consultancy firm MMC; and Andreas Dahl-Jørgensen, Norway’s International Climate and Forest Initiative; organized by The Brazilian-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce and NHO.
Lecture by Miguel Ángel Quesada Pacheco, University of Bergen, on popular beliefs in Central America and Spain.