Sandakerveien 130 (kart)
1 og 2. etasje
In this seminar drawing from a combined epidemiological and ethnographic study, Dr Freya Jephcott (Queen's College Cambridge), will unpack the consequences of involving different types of actors, both national and international, in the response to a mysterious outbreak in Ghana (2012). Come and join us for an interesting discussion!
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?
Asianettverket og IKOS inviterer til boklanseringen og debatt om det indiske mirakel og dets bakside med utgangspunkt i en ny svensk bok om Indias moderne historie, redigert av Staffan Lindberg og Lars Eklund.
Evening panel talk with Brazil experts.
How do Chinese aid models fit into the overarching framework of the Belt and Road Initiative?
Did we forget newborns in the global focus on maternal health? In this breakfast seminar, Dr Emma Sacks (John Hopkins University) will discuss why mistreatment of newborns is a critical issue, unpack the ethics of competing priorities in global health, and present options for policy responses.
Public Lecture by Professor Raquel Rolnik, former UN Special Rapporteur on Adequate Housing; organized by the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, University of Oslo, in cooperation with NorLARNet and others.
What transformations are needed to reach SDG2, and what is the role of strategic partnerships in fostering such change?
How can democracy be rejuvenated in the post-Brexit, post-Orban, post-Kaczynski and post-Sebastian Kurz Europe?
Debate following the screening of the documentary “500 Years” at the HUMAN International Documentary Film Festival, with Andrea Ixchiú, journalist and activist from Guatemala; Pamela Yates, director of 500 Years; and Mariel Aguilar-Støen, University of Oslo. Language: English
The purpose of this seminar is to examine China’s role in reshaping global governance and existing mechanisms and structures of international cooperation.
Seminar with Venezuelan and Norwegian scholars and human rights activists seeking to analyze the crisis in Venezuela from a legal point of view.
Join us to celebrate ReNEW! UiO:Norden received NOK40 million to set-up a research hub for Nordic studies together with five other Nordic Universities. Come to celebrate, hear more about the project and listen to our distinguished speakers – the President of the Nordic Council and UiO's vice-rector.
Academic brainstorming session on the underlying theory of change of the SDGs, and the role of universities in their implementation.
Arkeologiske funn viser at hunden ble domestikert i Nord-Kina allerede rundt 8000 år før vår tid. Om en blar gjennom Kinas kulturhistorie, vil en finne at hunden dukker opp i mange interessante funksjoner og sammenhenger.
How does local exposure to organized violence impacts whether women give birth in a health facility? Gudrun Østby, Senior Researcher at the Peace Research Institute Oslo PRIO, will discuss her latest findings on armed conflicts and mother health in this Global Health Unpacked breakfast seminar.
We are excited to welcome Professor Fukuyama to give a lecture at the University of Oslo.
Lunch seminar with two of the directors of Cuba Posible, an independent Cuban think tank.
How can ‘building bridges’ between people, researchers and policy-makers help to engage action for a more sustainable future?
M.Phil. Birgit Kvernflaten ved Institutt for helse og samfunn vil forsvare sin avhandling for graden philosophiae doctor (ph.d.): Maternal health at the margins: From global policies to local realities in rural Nicaragua.
Desmond McNeill fyller 70 år og skal gå av med pensjon i 2018. I den anledning inviterer SUM Desmonds studenter, kolleger, beundrere og venner for å feire hans fantastiske karriere med seminar og fest, 25. januar 2018.
How did the networks that spanned across borders in the Middle East relate to the new nation-state narrative?
SUM kommenterer Civita sin rapport om bruk av fattigdomsreduksjon som styringsverktøy i norsk utviklingspolitikk. Har "fattigdomsreduksjon" mistet mening som styringsverktøy i bistandspolitikken?
What is to be done when health is determined by factors extending well beyond the health sector?