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Tid og sted: 24. okt. 2018 18:30 - 25. okt. 2018 16:00, University of Oslo

How do we imagine the future human species?

Is there a danger that in the process of translating this into detailed targets and indicators, the SDGs will lose their transformative potential?
Tid og sted: 29. okt. 2018 14:30 - 16:00, Nedjma, Litteraturhuset

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

Tid og sted: 31. okt. 2018 15:00 - 18:00, Sophus Bugges hus, auditorium 2

Welcome to The Network for Asian Studies' (Asianettverket) annual lecture! This year, Jomo Kwame Sundaram – one of Asia’s leading development thinkers – will discuss three of the most burning development challenges facing Asia today, namely nutrition, energy and inequality.

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Tid og sted: 1. nov. 2018 08:30 - 2. nov. 2018 16:00, Scandic Hotel St Olavs Plass

The Independent Panel on Global Governance for Health organizes its first annual international conference in Oslo. 

Tidligere

Tid og sted: 20. sep. 2018 19:00 - 21:00, Internasjonalen, Youngstorget 2A, Oslo

Brazil will hold presidential elections on 7 October. BrasiLeira in cooperation with NorLARNet, will organize a panel talk on what to expect (in Norwegian).

Tid og sted: 19. sep. 2018 14:30 - 16:30, Litteraturhuset (room: Nedjma), Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

Lecture, in Spanish, by leading expert on Nicaraguan politics, Professor Salvador Martí i Puig, followed by a panel discussion, in English.

Tid og sted: 17. sep. 2018 18:00 - 20:00, Litteraturhuset

Join a panel of economists, social scientists, evolutionary thinkers and humanists in a discussion of the cooperative ethos in the Nordic societies.

Tid og sted: 7. sep. 2018 12:00 - 13:30, Senter for Utviklig og Miljø

Southeast Asian perspectives on the role of academia in promoting intercultural communication for social inclusion

Ambulance depot near western area Emergency Response Centre, Sierra Leone
Tid og sted: 4. sep. 2018 10:15 - 11:30, Old Festive Hall, Domus Academica

Public lecture by Dr. Paul Farmer, Harvard Medical School.

Tid og sted: 3. sep. 2018 15:00 - 17:00, The University Aula

Sustainable development and our common future are the themes that tie together the program in the Aula. Member states of the United Nations have adopted 17 global goals for sustainable development (SDGs) to transform our society and the world. With knowledge and expertise the University of Oslo will contribute to reaching these goals. 

Tid og sted: 3. sep. 2018 12:45 - 13:15, The library in Vilhelm Bjerknes hus

For the first time, the University of Oslo will award a prize to the three best sustainability-themed master's theses which are tied to the UN Sustainability Development Goals. The purpose of the prize is to inspire originality and quality in master's projects that contribute to knowledge and insight into sustainable development.

Tid og sted: 3. sep. 2018 11:30 - 12:45, The library in Vilhelm Bjerknes hus

The four awards are for research, innovation, education and dissemination.

Amina J. Mohammed
Tid og sted: 29. aug. 2018 18:00 - 19:00, Old Festive Hall, Domus Academica

Public lecture by Amina J. Mohammed, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations

Tid og sted: 21. aug. 2018 17:00 - 19:00, Boksen, Kulturhuset, Youngs gate 6

What are the challenges faced by indigenous communities as they encounter developmental and extractive projects? Are there any potential alliances between indigenous groups, the private sector, and foreign assistance organizations?

Tid og sted: 15. aug. 2018 15:30 - 16:30, MS Sunnhordland, Arendal

I 2030 skal de 17 bærekraftsmålene (SDGs) være oppnådd. Hvilken rolle spiller bistand for å oppnå den ambisiøse agendaen, og hvordan ser fremtiden for norsk bistand ut? 

Tid og sted: 15. aug. 2018 15:30 - 16:30, MS Sunnhordland, Arendal

What role does aid play in the 2030 Agenda, and what is the future of Norwegian development cooperation?

Tid og sted: 14. aug. 2018 16:15 - 17:15, MS Sunnhordland, Arendal

Næringslivet anses i dag som en av de viktigste aktørene for at vi skal nå bærekraftsmålene (SDGs), men hvilken rolle spiller egentlig næringslivet for den globale utviklingsagendaen?

Tid og sted: 14. aug. 2018 16:15 - 17:15, MS Sunnhordland, Arendal

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?

Tea party cart
Tid og sted: 9. aug. 2018 18:00 - 20:00, Boksen, Kulturhuset, Youngs gate 6

What is the role of rural areas in supporting populist politicians? And how do rural areas become the main target of populist and authoritarian politics?

Tid og sted: 8. aug. 2018 09:00 - 10. aug. 2018, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), Sognsveien 68

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.

Tid og sted: 20. juni 2018 - 22. juni 2018, Oslo and Akershus University College, Oslo, Norway

Political Ecology, the Green Economy, and Alternative Sustainabilities

Blood; Hand, Ebola
Tid og sted: 19. juni 2018 14:45 - 16:00, SUM, Sognsveien 68, Oslo, Seminar room on 4th floor

Ebola is striking once again, this time in the Democratic Republic of Congo. A few years after the 2014-2015 Ebola crisis, has the world learnt its lessons? Are we better prepared? Come and join the debate!

Tid og sted: 8. juni 2018 18:00 - 19:30, Kulturhuset (room: Laboratoriet, 3. etg.), Youngs gate 6, Oslo

Evening seminar on the current situation in Nicaragua.

Language: Norwegian

Tid og sted: 7. juni 2018 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, China expert Hans Jørgen Gåsemyr from the University of Bergen will give a talk on Xi Jinping's recent ascension to potential lifelong leadership in China. Gåsemyr's talk will be followed by a panel discussion on the impact and development of the #MeToo movement in Asia, with a regional focus on China, India and Japan. With us in the panel are Ragnhild Sofie Selstø, journalist and MA graduate (Chinese Society and Politics, UiO), Moumita Sen, Postdoctoral Fellow at the Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages (UiO) and Elizaveta Zyrenkova, MA student (Modern Japan, UiO). 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: 5. juni 2018 11:30 - 6. juni 2018 14:00, PA Munchs Hus, Blindern

The South Asia across the Nordic Region (SANR) annual meeting 2018 will be held in Oslo on 5 and 6 June