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Time and place: Oct. 31, 2022 9:00 AM5:00 PM, Professorboligen, Karl Johans gate 47

Annual Oslo SDG Initiative Conference 

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Helse og bærekraft, plakat
Time and place: Sep. 8, 2022 9:00 AM4:00 PM, Professorboligen, Karl Johans gate 47

Den 8. september 2022 arrangeres det en tverrfaglig studentdrevet konferanse med fokus på bærekraft og helse ved Universitetet i Oslo.

Konferansen er åpen for alle som ønsker å delta. 

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Time and place: Oct. 13, 2021 5:00 PM6:00 PM, Zoom

Dr. Liz Chatterjee speaks on India's solar energy and multilevel governance. 

Building, sky, night, Kabul
Time and place: Oct. 7, 2021 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Arne Næss, Centre for Development and the Environment

Professor Kunal Sen will discuss UNU-WIDER's current work on how to get inclusive growth started in fragile states.

Meeting, China, EU, flags
Time and place: Sep. 16, 2021 9:00 AM10:30 AM, Zoom

Join us for a discussion on the future of EU-China relations, the BRI, climate change and the SDGs.  

Climate change, ice, ocean, drop of water
Time and place: June 2, 2021 9:00 AM10:15 AM, Zoom

Climate change, energy transition and future disruptive technologies present opportunities and challenges in the 21st century. What role can China play in global energy transitions and investments in low carbon development?

India Africa Modi
Time and place: May 11, 2021 3:00 PM4:00 PM, Zoom

Professor Vincent Duclos (UQAM) will discuss the Pan-African e-Network Project with Professor Dan Banik and Professor Renu Modi.

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Time and place: Apr. 14, 2021 9:00 AM10:15 AM, Zoom

Webinar discussing the recent Chinese white paper on poverty eradication.

Xi Jinping addressed the UN General Assembly
Time and place: Nov. 5, 2020 9:00 AM10:00 AM, Online: Zoom

Many believe the Covid-19 pandemic has temporarily stained China's reputation abroad, but how does Beijing plan to bounce back, and how strong is its renewed commitment to globalization?

SHE logo
Time and place: Oct. 30, 2020 1:00 PM3:00 PM, Zoom

Join us for the launch of the Centre for Sustainable Healthcare Education, with keynote speakers Professor Ole Petter Ottersen and Professor Trisha Greenhalgh.

Train Sustainable UiO SDG conference Bergen
Time and place: Feb. 4, 2020 12:03 PM6:56 PM, Oslo Central Station (Oslo S), Bergen Line

We invite you to travel in a low-carbon and engaging way from Oslo to the SDG Conference Bergen in February 2020.

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Time and place: Jan. 9, 2020 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM)

The 2030 Agenda on sustainable development appears to be at a crossroads. An issue that warrants special attention is political enthusiasm and leadership for sustainable development.

Human Development Report 2019
Time and place: Dec. 16, 2019 12:45 PM2:45 PM, Litteraturhuset (Wergelandsveien 29, Oslo)

UNDP, the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Oslo SDG Initiative at the University of Oslo invite you to the Norwegian launch of the 2019 UNDP Human Development Report on the 16th of December.  

Nairobi, Kenya
Time and place: Nov. 22, 2019 1:30 PM5:20 PM, University of Nairobi

Workshop organised in collaboration with the Institute for Development Studies, University of Nairobi. 

Save the date conference poster
Time and place: Oct. 14, 2019 9:00 AMOct. 15, 2019 12:00 PM, Stallen, Professorboligen (Karl Johans gate 47)

Welcome to the annual Oslo SDG conference!

UN General Assembly and UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner
Time and place: May 15, 2019 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Stallen, Professorboligen (Karl Johans gate 47)

UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner joins us to discuss ongoing reforms and the role of the UN in ensuring the achievement of the SDGs.

Mumbai
Time and place: May 9, 2019 2:00 PM9:00 PM, Taj Lands End, Mumbai, India

What is the role of business in advancing the 2030 Agenda in India? How, and to what extent, can the private sector play a strategic role in government efforts towards achieving the SDGs? And how have leading companies operationalized their commitments towards the SDGs? 

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Time and place: Feb. 28, 2019 8:45 AM5:00 PM, Protea Hotel Ryalls, Blantyre

Since re-introduction of democracy in 1994, what gains and losses has Malawi experienced in its political and public governance landscape?

Climate protest
Time and place: Feb. 9, 2019 10:30 AM1:00 PM, University of Calcutta

This workshop, organized in collaboration with the University of Calcutta, aims to provide a better understanding of the role of human agency and feedbacks to behaviors, values and norms that affect the functioning of Earth Systems.

Read a report from the workshop here.

Time and place: Feb. 6, 2019 4:00 PM6:30 PM, Teglverket, Det Akademiske Kvarter, Bergen

How can we tackle the growing mountain of electronic waste? Bring your broken electronics and join our Restart Party!

Time and place: Jan. 31, 2019 9:00 AM12:00 PM, Loftet, Professorboligen

The start of a new year provides an opportunity to reengage in conversations on how best to achieve sustainable development. The Oslo SDG Initiative invites stakeholders to reflect on Norwegian engagement with the SDGs, and discuss achievements and challenges that lie ahead.

Is there a danger that in the process of translating this into detailed targets and indicators, the SDGs will lose their transformative potential?
Time and place: Oct. 29, 2018 2:30 PM4:00 PM, Nedjma, Litteraturhuset

What happens to the SDG agenda when it is translated into targets and indicators?

UiO aula w/ SDGs
Time and place: Oct. 16, 2018 9:00 AM11:45 AM, Loftet, Professorboligen

The Oslo SDG Initiative invites UiO faculty to an interdisciplinary brainstorming event on research, teaching and dissemination related to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).