Events

Planned events and activities for 2018

January:

Kolkata: Lectures, seminars and consultations, University of Calcutta and Presidency University 

Oslo: Consultations w/ Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, UNDP Oslo Governance Center and civil society organizations

Oslo: Seminar talk by Dan Banik "Sustainable Development Goals or Stupid Development Goals?" (closed seminar, University of Oslo)

 

February:

Oslo: Consultations w/ business associations and the private sector (Telenor, Sustainability Hub)

Bergen: Attending Knowledge for Our Common Future: Norwegian Universities and the Sustainable Development Goals (conference organized by the University of Bergen)

Oslo: Academic brainstorming session (22.2)

Online: Launch of revised MOOC "What Works: Promising Practices in International Development" with SDG-related components. Sign up here (26.02)

 

March:

Hong Kong: Seminar w/ City University Hong Kong: The Role of CSR in the BRI and SDGs (02.03)

Oslo: Public event organized w/ The Development Fund: How can we end hunger by 2030?  (22.03)

 

April:

Kigali: Fieldwork and consultations w/ the SDG Centre for Africa

Beijing: Public event w/ Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy: China's Role in Global Governance (12.04)

Oslo:  Roundtable on Malawi and the SDGs (27.04 - by invitation only!)

 

May:

Oslo: Oslo SDG public event - TBA (date: 29.05)

 

June:   

Malawi: Fieldwork: National implementation of Agenda 2030

Oslo: Oslo SDG public event - TBA (date: 27.06)

 

July:

New York.: Lectures at, and interactions with, UN headquarters and Norwegian delegation to the UN

Washington D.C: Interactions with World Bank, IFPRI and think tanks 

 

August:

Online: Launch of new MOOC: "The Politics of Poverty"

 

September:

Oslo: International Oslo SDG conference

Kolkata: Conference: India's Reaction to China's Belt and Road Initiative

 

Published Jan. 17, 2018 11:24 AM - Last modified Apr. 18, 2018 9:36 AM