2019

Upcoming

Time and place: Aug. 15, 2019 8:00 AM10:00 AM, NHO, Middelthuns gate 27, Oslo

Norwegian Ambassador to Brazil, HE Mr. Nils Martin Gunneng, will share his impressions of the new government of Brazil in this breakfast meeting organized by the Brazilian-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce and the Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise (NHO).

See announcement.

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Time and place: June 20, 2019 7:00 PM, gner Senior Arena, Slemdalsv. 3, Oslo

Introduction by the Peruvian embassy and screening of the documentary "El Hatajo para el Niño"; organized by Centro Hispano-Noruego.

See announcement.

Time and place: June 20, 2019 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Seminar room 843, Lauritz Meltzers hus, 8th floor, Bergen

Seminar with Professor Stine Krøijer, University of Copenhagen; organized by the Department of Social Anthropology, University of Bergen.

See announcement.

Time and place: June 20, 2019 2:00 PM3:00 PM, PRIO, Hausmanns gate 3, Oslo

Seminar on Venezuelan displacement with Dr Diego Acosta, Associate Professor of Migration and European Law at the University of Bristol; organised by the PRIO Migration Research Group and the Norwegian Centre for Humanitarian Studies.

See announcement.

Time and place: June 12, 2019 12:15 PM2:00 PM, Seminarrom 217 (HF-bygget), University of Berge

Seminar with Víctor Grovas, Universidad Autónoma de Querétaro. See announcement.  

Time and place: June 6, 2019 7:00 PM8:30 PM, Skatten, Hagegata 24, Oslo

Debate on Venezuela negotiations and economic sanctions, with Ronald Mayora Synnes, University of Agder; Benedicte Bull, University of Oslo; and Eirik Vold, organized by the Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG) and Rødt Oslo Solidaritet.

See announcement.  

Time and place: June 6, 2019 4:00 PM7:00 PM, Mela, Mariboes gate 8, Oslo

Michael Taussig, Professor of Anthropology at Columbia University, New York, will speak about Maria Thereza Alves’ recent book, Recipes for Survival (University of Texas Press, 2019), followed by discussions about current political and ecological challenges in Brazil, the dynamics of Norwegian and Brazilian relations, as well as the roles artists are taking within these discussions today.

See announcement.

Time and place: May 21, 2019 3:15 PM4:30 PM, Kulturhuset, Youngs gate 6, Oslo

A conversation with Ana Donis from the Guatemalan women's rights organization Mujeres Transformando el Mundo; organized by FOKUS - Forum for Women and Development and JURK - Legal counseling for Women.

See announcement.

Time and place: May 14, 2019, Auditorium D10 at Dragvoll campus, NTNU, Trondheim

Keynote by Dr.  Claudia Matus, Pontificial Catholic University of Chile, at the ILP Conference 2019.

See the conference website.

Time and place: May 10, 2019 4:00 PM6:30 PM, Cinemateket, Filmens hus, Dronningens gate 16, Oslo

Premiere of the documentary film: "Struggle For Justice In Venezuela", on the history of the NGO Foro Penal, followed by a discussion. Organized by Foro Penal Chapter Norway and The Norwegian Venezuelan Justice Alliance.

See announcement.

Time and place: May 2, 2019 6:00 PM7:30 PM, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsveien 29, Oslo

Invitation to an open dialogue, with a panel of world-renowned scholars.

See announcement.

Time and place: Mar. 25, 2019 3:30 PM5:30 PM, Sentralen, Øvre Slottsgate 3, Oslo

Colombia's foremost female journalist, and author of the book "Santos: paradojas de la paz y del poder", in conversation with Alfredo Zamudio, Director of the Nansen Center for Peace and Dialogue. Language: English

See announcement (in Norwegian).

Time and place: Mar. 22, 2019Mar. 24, 2019, Bergen

Three days of Latin American films, both fictional and documentaries.

See the Cine Latino website.

Time and place: Mar. 20, 2019 10:00 AM11:30 AM, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

Seminar on the responsibility of the business sector for respecting human rights, with Luiz Jardim, Rio de Janeiro State University (UERJ), and others. The first part will be in English.

See announcement.

Time and place: Mar. 14, 2019 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Hagen 1-2, Forskningsparken, Oslo

Seminar with  Hanne Cecilie Geirbo, The Oslo School of Architecture and Design, organized by UiO Energi.

See announcement.

Time and place: Mar. 14, 2019 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Bergen Global, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

  Conversation about the refugee crisis in Central America with Padre Melo, winner of the Rafto Prize 2015, and Per Ranestad, Norwegian People's Aid.

See announcement.   

Time and place: Mar. 13, 2019 5:30 PM7:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Østre Skostredet 5-7, Bergen

Meeting with Padre Melo, winner of the Rafto Prize 2015, and Per Ranestad, Norwegian People's Aid; organized by Norwegian People's Aid and LAG Bergen.

See announcement.

Time and place: Mar. 13, 2019 3:00 PM4:00 PM, Bergen Global, Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

Lecture by Stella Emery Santana, Indiana University, followed by a discussion with Sigrid Eskeland Schütz, University of Bergen.

See announcement.

Time and place: Mar. 13, 2019 8:30 AM11:00 AM, Kulturhuset, Youngs gate 6, Oslo

Seminar organized by Caritas Norway, with representatives from Caritas, State Secretary Jens Frølich Holte and Antulio Rosales, University of Oslo.

See announcement.

Time and place: Mar. 11, 2019 6:00 PM8:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

Meeting with Bertha Zúñiga Cáceres and Padre Melo, two of the most recognized defenders of the environment and human rights in Honduras; organized by Norwegian People's Aid. Language: Norwegian and Spanish, with interpretation to Norwegian.

See announcement.

Time and place: Feb. 28, 2019 7:30 PM10:10 PM, Vega Scene, Hausmannsgate 28, Oslo

Documentary and panel debate as part of Human International Documentary Film Festival 2019.

See announcement.

Time and place: Feb. 28, 2019 5:00 PM7:00 PM, Eilert Sunts hus, Blindern, University of Oslo

Debate on the current situation in Venezuela, organized by Latin-Amerikagruppene Blindern.

See announcement.

Time and place: Feb. 27, 2019 2:15 PM3:45 PM, Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Cort Adelers gate 30, Seminar Room Asbjørn Eide, Oslo

Seminar with Colombian human rights defender Marino Cordoba Berrio, who is the founder of AFRODES -the National Association for displaced Afro-Colombians.

See announcement.

Time and place: Feb. 20, 2019 5:30 PM7:30 PM, Kulturhuset, Youngs gate 6, Oslo

With the president of the national student organization in ACEU in Colombia, Omar Andrés Gómez Orduz, and the spokesperson of UNEES, Sara Isabell Klinger Muñoz.

See announcement.

Time and place: Jan. 28, 2019 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Bibliotekbygningen, Universitetet i Oslo, Karls Johans gate

Presentation of report from the Norwegian Association of Lawyers. 

See announcement (pdf).