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Arrangementer - Side 2

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

Tid og sted: 29. mai 2018 09:30 - 11:00, Pilestredet 46-PA318, OsloMet – Oslo Metropolitan University

Seminar with Arturo López-Levy, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (USA). The seminar will be in the form of a conversation with Vegard Bye, who is submitting his dr. philos. thesis in political science on transformations in Cuba in May 2018. Organized by OsloMet, with economic support from NorLARNet.

See announcement.

Tid og sted: 15. mai 2018 18:00, Cinemateket, Dronningens gate 16, Oslo

Screening of documentary (in Spanish with English subtitles) by Margarita Cadenas, after and introductory talk (in English) with Masaya Llavaneras Blanco, Balsillie School of International Affairs (Canada), and Antulio Rosales and Benedicte Bull from the University of Oslo, and others to be announced. Organized by The Oslo Documentary Cinema and NorLARNet.

See the full announcement at Oslo Documentary Cinema.

Tid og sted: 8. mai 2018 18:00 - 21:00, Vinterhagen, Sentralen, Øvre Slottsgate 3

Noen har kommet på den tanken å lese et knippe rapporter grundigere enn de noen gang har blitt lest! Hva fant de ut?

Tid og sted: 8. mai 2018 10:30 - 14:00, Auditorioum 5, Eilert Sundts hus

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

When China Builds Africa. Linking construction projects and economic development in Mozambique

Film poster
Tid og sted: 7. mai 2018 18:00 - 20:00, Cinemateket, Lillebil

Join us for the screening of Pili, a feature length drama set in rural Tanzania reflecting the life a poor, HIV-positive single mother of two children. The film will be followed by a Q&A with Dr Sophie Harman, producer of the film and researcher in International Relations/Global Health (QMUL).

ILO flag
Tid og sted: 7. mai 2018 12:15 - 13:30, Seminar room 4th floor, SUM, Sognsveien 68

As the International Labour Organization (ILO) has evolved since its beginning 100 years ago, it has moved closer to becoming a development agency.

A group of health care workers hang signs on a fence at a field hospital in Monrovia, Liberia, Sept. 19, 2014. The workers are among volunteers from around the world fighting the epidemic outbreak of Ebola.
Tid og sted: 2. mai 2018 14:30 - 16:00, SUM, Sognsveien 68, Oslo, Seminar room on 4th floor

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!

Chinas former president sun yat-sen
Tid og sted: 2. mai 2018 12:15 - 14:00, Auditorium 3, Eilert Sundts hus

What is the origin of the idea that global institutions are needed to promote the development of poorer countries?

Tid og sted: 25. apr. 2018 15:15 - 17:00, Senter for Utviklig og Miljø

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.

Tid og sted: 24. apr. 2018 13:30 - 15:00, Centre for Development and the Environment, Sognsveien 68, Oslo

Will the radicalization of Indonesian Islam influence the 2019 presidential elections?

Tid og sted: 13. apr. 2018 19:00, Litteraturhuset (room: Nedjma), Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

Evening panel talk with Brazil experts.