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Arrangementer - Side 2

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?

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Tid og sted: 16. aug. 2017 09:00 - 18. aug. 2017, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), Sognsveien 68

This course will critically analyse the changing role of NGOs in development, focusing especially on health and environment.

The application deadline was 31 March, 2017.

Tid og sted: 21. juni 2017 12:00 - 13:30, Senter for utvikling og miljø (SUM), Sognsveien 68, Oslo

In this talk, Srila Roy (University of the Witwatersrand) will draw on her long-term research into a queer feminist organisation in eastern India to show some of the manifestations and implications of queer governmentality in the disciplinary production and regulation of the conduct and lives of lesbian subjects.

Tid og sted: 9. juni 2017 08:30 - 09:45, ARENA, Sognsveien 68, Oslo, Seminar room on the 3rd floor

How can we most effectively organize toward health equity in the era of neoliberal austerity?

Tid og sted: 8. juni 2017 12:00 - 13:00, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), 4th floor, Sognsveien 68, Oslo

Seminar with professor Jon Strand, University of Oslo, on a World Bank research project mapping economic values of rainforest protection in the Brazilian Amazon.

Tid og sted: 7. juni 2017 19:30 - 21:30, Vespa og Humla, Københavngata 2C, Grünerløkka, Oslo

Who is president in Brazil today? Conversation on the political situation in Brazil.

Language: Norwegian

Tid og sted: 7. juni 2017 15:15 - 18:00, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), Sognsveien 68, Oslo, seminar room on the top floor

Welcome to our open summer meeting! This year, award winning author Ivo de Figueiredo introduces us to his recent book "En fremmed ved mitt bord", a book that took him on a journey back to his ancestral village Saligao, in erstwhile Portuguese India. Lisa Björkman (Univ. of Louisville) will give a talk on "Pipe Politics, Contested Waters" based on her monograph on Mumbai. We also announce the winner of this year's "Best MA-thesis on an Asian topic". And, we serve drinks and refreshments.

Tid og sted: 2. juni 2017 11:30 - 13:00, Senter for utvikling og miljø (SUM), 4. etg., Sognsveien 68, Oslo

Lunch seminar with Christian Sørhaug, Østfold University College, based on his fieldwork and travel in Venezuela. Language: Norwegian.