Sandakerveien 130 (map)
1st and 2nd floor
What happens to the SDG agenda when it is translated into targets and indicators?
What role does new partnerships play when international cooperation is under pressure?
The Oslo SDG Initiative invites UiO faculty to an interdisciplinary brainstorming event on research, teaching and dissemination related to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Roundtable discussion in Kolkata organized in collaboration with Presidency University
Roundtable discussion in New Delhi organized in collaboration with Jawaharlal Nehru University.
Public lecture by Dr. Paul Farmer, Harvard Medical School.
Public lecture by Amina J. Mohammed, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations
What role does aid play in the 2030 Agenda, and what is the future of Norwegian development cooperation?
The private sector is considered a key actor in fostering progress towards the SDGs, but what role does business play in the global development agenda?
The objective of this interdisciplinary course is to critically analyze – empirically and conceptually – processes of transformation in rural areas as related to access to and governance of resources and how these are reshaping the lives of people living there.
The application deadline was 5 April, 2018.
Political Ecology, the Green Economy, and Alternative Sustainabilities
This roundtable will explore the role of the SDGs as a framework to promote policymaking related to development in Malawi.
How does climate interact with existing vulnerabilities and risks? To what extent can we attribute migration and displacement to climate change?
As the International Labour Organization (ILO) has evolved since its beginning 100 years ago, it has moved closer to becoming a development agency.
What is the origin of the idea that global institutions are needed to promote the development of poorer countries?
What has been the impact of the SDGs on policy formulation in Malawi, and what are the linkages between aid, taxation and private investments in securing funding for their implementation?
How do Chinese aid models fit into the overarching framework of the Belt and Road Initiative?
How can democracy be rejuvenated in the post-Brexit, post-Orban, post-Kaczynski and post-Sebastian Kurz Europe?
The purpose of this seminar is to examine China’s role in reshaping global governance and existing mechanisms and structures of international cooperation.
Academic brainstorming session on the underlying theory of change of the SDGs, and the role of universities in their implementation.
How did the networks that spanned across borders in the Middle East relate to the new nation-state narrative?
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.
Open lecture with Oliver Stuenkel: The Rise of “Non-Western” Powers in Global Governance: Challengers or Saviors of Global Order?
What are Brazil's prospects for economic and political recovery?
The objective of this interdisciplinary course is to critically analyse the changing nature of global food governance: the norms, rules and institutions that govern international political and economic interactions in our globalised food system.
The application deadline was 15 April, 2016.