Events - Page 2

Time and place: Jan. 14, 2019 10:15 AM - 11:30 AM, Seminarrom 1, Sophus Bugges hus, Blindern, University of Oslo

Seminar with Prof. Laurence Whitehead, Oxford University

Time and place: Jan. 14, 2019 - Jan. 20, 2019, Tromsø

There will be a special focus on Brazil at TIFF 2019, including the visit of Maria Ramos, one of Brazil's foremost documentary filmmakers.

See announcement.

Time and place: Jan. 14, 2019 - Jan. 15, 2019, University of Oslo

Title of the thesis: “The End of an Era - or a New Start? Economic Reforms with Potential for Political Transformation in Cuba on Raúl Castro’s Watch (2008-2018)”.

See announcement.

See thesis.

Time and place: Jan. 9, 2019 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), 4th floor, Sognsveien 68, Oslo

Guest lecture with Adrian Bergmann, University of El Salvador. 

Time and place: Dec. 13, 2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Kulturhuset, Youngs gate 6, Oslo

Preview of documentary made by NRK Brennpunkt about politics, money and contamination related to Hydro’s alumina refinery in Barcarena, Brazil, commented by people involved in the film.

See announcement.

Time and place: Dec. 10, 2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Domus Media Vest (room: Kjerka), Karl Johans gt. 47, Oslo

Raul Sanchez Urribarri, La Trobe University (Australia), will give a presentation of his forthcoming book High Courts and Autocratic Regimes, with a focus on Latin America.

See announcement.

Time and place: Dec. 5, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Gamle festsal, Karl Johans gate 47, University of Oslo

Professor of psychology at the University of Oslo, and NorLARNet affiliate, Nora Sveaas, will receive the University of Oslo's Human Rights Award for 2018 in a ceremony with several speakers. The event will be in Norwegian.

See the announcement.

Time and place: Nov. 30, 2018 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Internasjonalen, 2ndo piso, Youngstorget 2A, Oslo

A conversation with Francisco Durand, author of a widely acclaimed book on the Odebrecht corruption scandal. Language: Spanish (See also: breakfast seminar in English)

Time and place: Nov. 30, 2018 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM, Litteraturhuset, room: Kverneland, Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

Breakfast seminar with Francisco Durand, author of a widely acclaimed book on the Odebrecht corruption scandal.

Time and place: Nov. 5, 2018 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM, Skatten, Tøyen Torg, Hagegata 22-24, Oslo

Seminar with Latin American participants at the 4th annual conference on Safety for Journalists.

Time and place: Nov. 3, 2018 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM, Litteraturhuset, Kunsthall Trodnheim, Kongens gate 2, Trodnheim

Sigrun Slapgard, author of "Eg har sett jaguaren : latinamerikanske historier", in conversation with Dag Hoel.

See announcement.

Time and place: Nov. 2, 2018 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM, Kulturhuset, Youngts gate 6, Oslo

Film and photo installation + talk during the festival Oslo World, with artists and others from Colombia and Brazil.

See announcement.  

Time and place: Nov. 1, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, People’s, Arbeidersamfunnets plass 1, Oslo

Meeting organized by YATA Oslo on the current situation in Venezuela, with Benedicte Bull, University of Oslo.

See announcement.

Time and place: Oct. 31, 2018 8:15 AM - 9:30 AM, Frivillighetshuset, Kolstadgata 1, Oslo

Launch of report on the Norwegian Pension Fund’s investments in Colombia; organized by Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG).

See announcement.

Time and place: Oct. 31, 2018 - Nov. 1, 2018, Dokkhuset, Dokkparken 4, Trondheim

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.

See announcement.  

Time and place: Oct. 28, 2018 8:30 PM - 11:55 PM, Tukthuset, Hammersborggata 2, Oslo

Election vigil on the day of the second round of the presidential elections in Brazil; including a panel talk; organized by Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG).

See announcement.  

Time and place: Oct. 26, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM, OsloMet, Building P46 (Pilestredet 46), Room 318, Oslo

A dialogue on the crisis in Venezuela and its possible solutions with scholars from Venezuela, Cuba, China, Russia and Norway. See announcement.

Time and place: Oct. 26, 2018 10:15 AM - 11:30 AM, Eilert Sundts Hus B, rom 830, Blindern, University of Oslo

Seminar with Alisha Holland, Princeton University (USA), at the Department of Political Science, University of Oslo.

See announcement.

Time and place: Oct. 25, 2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, Vespa & Humla, Københavngata 2c, Oslo

Panel talk before the second round of the presidential elections in Brazil with Clarisse Carvalho and others to be confirmed; organized by BrasiLeira.

See announcement.

Time and place: Oct. 25, 2018 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsveien 29, Oslo

Coversation on the human rights situation i Nicaragua, organized by SAIH Bislet, LAG-Nicaragua and SOS-Nicaragua.

See announcement.

Time and place: Oct. 25, 2018 - Oct. 26, 2018, OsloMet – Oslo Metropolitan University

The 10th conference of the Nordic Latin American Research Network will be organized by OsloMet – Oslo Metropolitan University in collaboration with NorLARNet.

See the conference web site.

Time and place: Oct. 24, 2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, Maos, Det Akademiske Kvarter, Olav Kyrresgt. 49 , Bergen

Meeting with Andres Tintinago and Oscar Navia from Coordinador Nacional Agrario Colombia on grassroot alternatives to neoliberalism; organized by the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG).

See announcement.

Time and place: Oct. 24, 2018 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM, : Eilert Sundts Hus, Blokk A, auditorium 1, Blindern, University of Oslo

Informative panel discussion with Gustavo Gómez, Colombian consul in Norway; Diego Marín, director of Fred i Colombia; and a panelist with an academic perspective.

See announcement.  

Time and place: Oct. 24, 2018 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

Seminar with Miguel Ruiz Cabañas, State Secretary at the Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and others.

Time and place: Oct. 12, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Kulturkirken Jakob & Doga, Oslo

Talk at the Globalisation Conference with Ricardo Torres Pérez, University of Havana.

See announcement.