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Gjesteforelesninger og seminarer

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

Tidligere

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?

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?

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?

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: 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: 3. mai 2017 15:15 - 16:45, Senter for utvikling og miljø (SUM) Sognsveien 68, seminar room 4th floor, Oslo

In this seminar, Karin Kapadia analyses the relatively new phenomenon of Dalit Pentecostalism in Chennai’s slums as a crucial counter-hegemonic challenge to the ideological and moral legitimacy of the Modi regime.

Tid og sted: 4. apr. 2017 17:15 - 19:00, SV-bygget, Eilert Sundts hus, Auditorium 3

Lar vi jaget etter profitt få gå foran en bærekraftig fremtid?

Tid og sted: 21. mars 2017 17:15 - 19:00, SV-bygget, Eilert Sundts hus, Auditorium 3

Hvorfor er ikke norske politikere mer opptatt av bærekraftsmålet som handler om vann?

Tid og sted: 16. mars 2017 08:30 - 09:30, SUM, Centre for Development and the Environment, Sognsveien 68. Seminar room 4th floor

What are the consequences when ethnic movements and global humanitarian actors take opposing stances on reproductive health? 

Breakfast seminar with Jennifer Palmer.

Tid og sted: 14. mars 2017 16:15 - 18:00, Senter for utvikling og miljø (SUM), 2nd floor, Sognsveien 68, Oslo

Welcome to The Network for Asian Studies' (Asianettverket) annual lecture! This year, Andrew G. Walder from Stanford University offers new insights into the Cultural Revolution in China.

Tid og sted: 22. feb. 2017 18:00 - 20:00, Kampen bistro

Hvorfor ender det ene på tallerkenen og det andre ikke? Her vil du få en smak på hva høna har å by på!

Tid og sted: 15. feb. 2017 10:15 - 11:45, PA Munchs Hus, seminar room 14, Blindern, Oslo

Siddharth Sareen (Erfurt University) will give a talk on electricity distribution companies (discoms) and potential energy transition in Rajasthan and Gujarat, India.

Tid og sted: 31. jan. 2017 17:15 - 19:00, SV-bygget, Eilert Sundts hus, Auditorium 3

Har Norge som fredsnasjon et ansvar for å inkludere ungdom i prosesser for å sikre fred? Bør Norge være et foregangsland for å sikre at ungdommer blir inkludert? Hvordan jobber Norge for å unngå at ungdom blir radikalisert?  

Tid og sted: 14. jan. 2017 12:00 - 18:00, Blindern, University of Oslo and Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), Oslo

The Network for Asian Studies/Asianettverket welcomes you to our annual MA course which we this time conduct in conjunction with the NORASIA VII conference. All MA students writing about Asia can apply.