Brazil will hold presidential elections on 7 October. BrasiLeira in cooperation with NorLARNet, will organize a panel talk on what to expect (in Norwegian).
Seminar organized by Center for Multilingualism in Society across the Lifespan, University of Oslo, with economic support from NorLARNet.
The 10th conference of the Nordic Latin American Research Network will be organized by OsloMet – Oslo Metropolitan University in collaboration with NorLARNet.
Seminar organized by Marit Ursin and Daniel Schofield at the Department of Education and Lifelong Learning, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, with economic support from NorLARNet.
Lecture, in Spanish, by leading expert on Nicaraguan politics, Professor Salvador Martí i Puig, followed by a panel discussion, in English.
Presentation of a new book on recent development of christianity in Latin America and the rest of the world, and a panel discussion on global christianity.
Screening of documentary followed by panel talk, organized by Cinemateket i Bergen and Bergen International Film Festival.
Four days with literary conversations, plus lectures about the Danish-Norwegian colonial history and “Central America for dummies”.
Book launch: The first Scandinavian translation of César Vallejo's Trilce (1922), reinterpreted by Gisle Selnes, University of Bergen.
Evaluation of Norway's involvement in the peace process in Colombia; organized by Norad.
Meet Norway's ambassador to Brazil, Nils Martin Gunneng; organized by Norad.
Organized by the Brazilian–Norwegian Chamber of Commerce.
Panel debate with introduction by rewcognized Latin Americanist Professor Marc Edelman, City University of New York, organized by Centre for Development and the Environment, University of Oslo.
Action-research seminar organized by Nord University, with economic support from NorLARNet.
Meeting with Carlos Francisco Guadamuz Zamora from the International awareness campaign for solidarity with Nicaragua. Guadamuz was involved since the beginning of the protests in Nicaragua. Read more about Guadamuz Zamora. Organized by SOSNicaragua - Støttegruppe i Norge. Language: English
Evening seminar on the current situation in Nicaragua.
Seminar on ethical coffee trade with Jose Miguel Sandoval, FECODESA (Nicaragua), Simon Pahle, OsloMet, and others; organized by OsloMet and The Development Fund.
Seminar with Arturo López-Levy, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (USA). The seminar will be in the form of a conversation with Vegard Bye, who is submitting his dr. philos. thesis in political science on transformations in Cuba in May 2018. Organized by OsloMet, with economic support from NorLARNet.
Heidi Mayorga Escalante, a lawyer and indigenous leader from Talamanca, will tell about indigenous peoples' rights in theory and practice in Costa Rica. Language: Spanish, with interpretation to Norwegian
Interview with filmmaker Fernando Solanas and an exclusive screening of his most recent film, followed by a panel about the topics of the documentary; organized by the University of Bergen in cooperation with NorLARNet.
Seminar with Herman Duarte, Igualitos Foundation, on the landmark decision by the Inter-American Court of Human Rights regarding sexual orientation and gender identity, and how this was used in Costa Rica's presidential elections. Organized by Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, University of Oslo, in cooperation with NorLARNet.
Screening of documentary (in Spanish with English subtitles) by Margarita Cadenas, after and introductory talk (in English) with Masaya Llavaneras Blanco, Balsillie School of International Affairs (Canada), and Antulio Rosales and Benedicte Bull from the University of Oslo, and others to be announced. Organized by The Oslo Documentary Cinema and NorLARNet.
The Ambassador of Brazil, George Monteiro Prata, will give an update on the possible candidates and what to expect from the primary campaigns. Organized by the Brazilian-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce.