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Arrangementer - Side 4

Tid og sted: 6. juni 20197. juni 2019, Georg Morgenstiernes hus, Blindern, University of Oslo

The 21st Century is Asia’s Century. At the ASIANET 2019 conference, we analyse the rise of Asia along three axes: the economy and global power balance; the environment and resource politics; and social, political and ideological change.

Washington D.C. protest march
Tid og sted: 29. mai 2019 14:0015:30, Auditorium 13, Domus Media (Karl Johans Gate 47)

Professor Larry Diamond from Stanford University joins us for an open lecture on democratic recession and the current state of freedom in the world today.

Tid og sted: 28. mai 2019 19:0020:30, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsveien 29, Oslo

As fake news and alternative facts spread, many have concluded that truth is no longer held in respect. Today, it seems, anything goes. But is there cause for concern? If so, for what, exactly?

Tid og sted: 27. mai 2019 13:15, Store auditorium, Rikshospitalet

MSc Hanneke Pot at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis “Global norms and local brokers: an ethnography of an international NGO project to ‘reduce teenage pregnancies’ in rural Malawi” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Tid og sted: 27. mai 2019 11:00, Store auditorium, Rikshospitalet

MSc Hanneke Pot at Institute of Health and Society will give a trial lecture on the given topic: "Discuss how brokers operate in the fields of power in global health".

UN General Assembly and UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner
Tid og sted: 15. mai 2019 12:3013:30, 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
Tid og sted: 9. mai 2019 14:0021:00, 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? 

Flag of Venezuela
Tid og sted: 2. mai 2019 18:0019:30, Amalie Skram, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsveien 29, Oslo

What are the most pressing issues for security and restoration of democracy in Venezuela?

Tid og sted: 29. apr. 2019 18:3020:30, Fritt ord, Uranienborgveien 2

Welcome to the book launch in connection with the publication of Nina Witoszek’s latest study, The Origins of Anti-Authoritarianism.

Business man jumping
Tid og sted: 24. apr. 2019 08:3009:45, ARENA - Sognsveien 68 (3rd floor)

How does the private sector strategically use poor quality data for its own benefit? In this talk, Linsey McGoey discusses how weak evidence-based policy can paradoxically be a powerful tool in the political economy of global health.

Tid og sted: 26. mars 2019 14:1515:45, SUM's seminar room, Sognsveien 68 (4th floor), Oslo.

In this seminar, Sandya K. Hewamanne analyses how former factory workers navigate global capitalism. The seminar is the first in our new SDG Asia seminar series that addresses the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) in the Asian context.

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Tid og sted: 28. feb. 2019 08:4517:00, 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?

Tid og sted: 25. feb. 2019 14:3015:45, SUM, Sognsveien 68, Oslo, Seminar room on 4th floor

As Ghana seeks to expand primary health services, how do past experiences shape current perceptions and expectations? David Bannister will survey the history of Ghana's health system in our next Global Health Unpacked seminar.

Climate protest
Tid og sted: 9. feb. 2019 10:3013:00, 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.

Tid og sted: 6. feb. 2019 16:0018:30, Teglverket, Det Akademiske Kvarter, Bergen

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

Tid og sted: 31. jan. 2019 09:0012:00, 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.

Tid og sted: 20. nov. 2018 12:1515:00, auditorium 4, Eilert Sundts hus

Celine Motzfeldt Loades ved Sosialantropologisk institutt og Senter for utvikling og miljø (SUM) vil forsvare sin avhandling for graden ph.d.:

The Wall in Our Minds - Negotiating Heritage and Identity  in Post-war Dubrovnik     

Tid og sted: 16. nov. 2018 12:1513:30, PA Munchs Hus, Meeting Room 252, Blindern

Do Indian cities offer women greater control over public spaces?

Tid og sted: 15. nov. 2018 10:3014:00, Auditorium 6, Eilert Sundts hus

Master i samfunnsgeografi Karina Standal vil forsvare sin avhandling for graden ph.d. (philosophiae doctor) ved Institutt for sosiologi og samfunnsgeografi.

Challenges of Gender, Power and Change in Solar Energy Interventions in Rural India. Imagined Beneficiaries and the Makings of Women’s Empowerment in the Village Electrification Project

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Tid og sted: 1. nov. 2018 08:302. 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. 

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 14:3016:00, Nedjma, Litteraturhuset

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

Tid og sted: 24. okt. 2018 10:3011:30, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsveien 29, Oslo

What role does new partnerships play when international cooperation is under pressure?

UiO aula w/ SDGs
Tid og sted: 16. okt. 2018 09:0011:45, 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).

Fish market India
Tid og sted: 5. okt. 2018 14:0017:00, Kolkata, India

Roundtable discussion in Kolkata organized in collaboration with Presidency University

India's flag
Tid og sted: 1. okt. 2018 10:0013:30, New Delhi, India

Roundtable discussion in New Delhi organized in collaboration with Jawaharlal Nehru University.