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Tid og sted: 23. nov. 2017 10:00 - 18:30, Marmorsalen, Sentralen

India's remarkable growth and development makes the country an important partner, also for research cooperation. What has been the essence of Norway and India's research cooperation so far? And where are we heading in the future?

Kommende

Tid og sted: 24. nov. 2017 12:00 - 13:15, PA Munchs Hus, Seminarrom 4, Blindern

In this seminar Prof. Amit Garg from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, analyses the broader challenges of sustainable development in India.

Tid og sted: 9. des. 2017 11:30 - 10. des. 2017 15:00, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM)

Are you writing your master thesis on an Asia related topic? Would you like to meet other students doing the same, as well as receive feedback on your work? The Norwegian Network for Asian Studies is organising its annual course for MA students in December and anyone writing about Asia is welcome to join.

Illustration picture, map of the world with numbers

In this lunch seminar, Morten Jerven, Professor of Development Studies (NMBU) will discuss the increasing role of numbers and statistics in Development and Global Health policies. The seminar is part of the series Global Health Unpacked.

Tid og sted: 5. juni 2018 11:30 - 6. juni 2018 15:00, Blindern

The South Asia across the Nordic Region (SANR) annual meeting 2018 will be held in Oslo on 5 and 6 June

Tid og sted: 20. juni 2018 - 22. juni 2018, Oslo and Akershus University College, Oslo, Norway

Political Ecology, the Green Economy, and Alternative Sustainabilities

Tidligere

Tid og sted: 16. nov. 2017 08:15 - 09:45, Seminarrom 2, Sophus Bugges hus, Blindern, University of Oslo

Breakfast seminar with Franklin Castañeda, who as a representative of civil society closely follows the implementation of the peace agreement in Colombia; organized in cooperation with Peace Brigades International.

Language: Spanish

Tid og sted: 15. nov. 2017 14:15 - 15:30, Auditorium 6, Eilert Sundts hus, A-blokka, Blindern, University of Oslo

Guest lecture with Dr. Antonio Ortiz-Mena, a leading expert on NAFTA issues; organized by NorLARNet and the Department of Sociology and Human Geography, University of Oslo.

Tid og sted: 14. nov. 2017 12:00 - 14:00, Næringslivets Hus, Middelthuns gate 27, Oslo

Lunch seminar with Dr. Antonio Ortiz-Mena, a leading expert on NAFTA issues; organized in co-operation with the Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise (NHO).

Tid og sted: 31. okt. 2017 12:00 - 13:00, SUM, Sognsveien 68, 4etg.

SUM kommenterer Civita sin rapport om bruk av fattigdomsreduksjon som styringsverktøy i norsk utviklingspolitikk.  Har "fattigdomsreduksjon" mistet mening som styringsverktøy i bistandspolitikken?

US military in Liberia during the 2014 Ebola outbreak
Tid og sted: 26. okt. 2017 17:00 - 18:30, Klubben, Georg Sverdsrups hus, Blindern Campus

This third seminar of the series Global Health Unpacked will explore the growing relations between health and the military. Should the military intervene in health crises? Can health be used to win "the hearts and minds" during a conflict? How to protect the health sector in civil conflicts?

Tid og sted: 25. okt. 2017 - 27. okt. 2017, University of Agder, Kristiansand

Multidisciplinary doctoral course organized by the University of Agder, in cooperation with NorLARNet. The course will be held in Kristiansand, at the University of Agder from 25-27 October 2017. The application deadline is 26 June.

See the call for applications.

Tid og sted: 24. okt. 2017 19:00 - 21:00, Musikk og Scenehuset, Christiania Torv 1, Oslo

The books "Norwegian Social Thought on Latin America" and "Norge i Latin-Amerika: Forbindelser og forestillinger" (Norway in Latin America: Connections and ideas) will be presented by the editors.

Language: English

 

Photo: Vlad Tchompalov via Unsplash
Tid og sted: 19. okt. 2017 09:30 - 14:30, Seminar room 4th floor, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), Sognsveien 68

How can law be used in today's environmental struggles?

Tid og sted: 18. okt. 2017 18:30 - 20:30, Gamle festsal

We are happy to announce that this year we celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Arne Næss Chair in Global Justice and the Environment to pay tribute to the intellectual and cultural legacy of Norway’s most influential and ludic philosopher.

Tid og sted: 10. okt. 2017 13:30 - 15:00, : Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), 4th floor, Sognsveien 68, Oslo

Seminar with Djamila Ribeiro and Joanna Burigo, two Brazilian journalists with a vast experience and active presence in feminist debate and initiatives.

Tid og sted: 9. okt. 2017 17:00 - 19:00, Sentralen, Øvre Slottsgate 3. Produksjonsrom 1, 4th floor.

What is to be done when health is determined by factors extending well beyond the health sector?

Tid og sted: 18. sep. 2017 - 22. sep. 2017, CSMN, Georg Morgenstiernes house

The objective of this interdisciplinary course is to explore challenges to sustainable modernity in cultural, economic, political and institutional realms.

Application deadline was May 02, 2017.

 

Tid og sted: 14. sep. 2017 14:15 - 16:00, Sophus Bugges Hus, Auditorium 2, Blindern, University of Oslo

Guest lecture with Professor Edgardo Lander, Universidad Central de Caracas, who is one of the leading thinkers on social mobilization and politics in Latin America.

Open to all - Welcome!

Illustration picture, Bill Gates giving a speech
Tid og sted: 13. sep. 2017 17:00 - 18:30, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), 2.floor, Sognsveien 68, Oslo

First guest of the seminar series "Global Health Unpacked", Adam Fejerskov will discuss the Gates Foundation's promotion of technology-based development policies and question the power, legitimacy and accountability of this major player.

Tid og sted: 12. sep. 2017 15:00 - 16:30, Nobels fredssenter, Brynjulf Bulls plass 1

Har Norge bidratt positivt til fredsbygging i den perioden? 

Tid og sted: 11. sep. 2017 12:00 - 13:15, Arne Næss Bibliotek, SUM (2 etg). Sognsveien 68

In this seminar Kathinka Fürst analyses the role of civil society in China's war against pollution.

Tid og sted: 31. aug. 2017 18:00 - 20:00, Green room, Skippergata 22

Launch of Tvergastein Journal Issue #9

Tid og sted: 17. aug. 2017 18:00 - 20:00, Boksen, Kulturhuset

What are the implications of the changing role of NGOs in development?