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Arrangementer - Side 3

ILO flag
Tid og sted: 7. mai 2018 12:1513:30, 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 14:3016:00, 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 12:1514:00, 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: 13. apr. 2018 19:00, Litteraturhuset (room: Nedjma), Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

Evening panel talk with Brazil experts.

Mother holding baby
Tid og sted: 5. apr. 2018 08:3010:00, SUM, Sognsveien 68, Oslo, Seminar room on 4th floor

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.

Tid og sted: 23. mars 2018 12:0013:30, Professorboligen, The Faculty of Law, Karl Johans gate 48, Oslo

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.

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Tid og sted: 22. mars 2018 08:3012:30, Professorboligen

What transformations are needed to reach SDG2, and what is the role of strategic partnerships in fostering such change?

Tid og sted: 21. mars 2018 09:3015:00, The Norwegian Nobel Institute, Henrik Ibsens gate 51, Oslo

How can democracy be rejuvenated in the post-Brexit, post-Orban, post-Kaczynski and post-Sebastian Kurz Europe?

Tid og sted: 9. mars 2018 19:3020:30, Cinemateket, Dronningens gate 16, Oslo

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

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Tid og sted: 1. mars 2018 15:3018:30, Nedjma, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

Seminar with Venezuelan and Norwegian scholars and human rights activists seeking to analyze the crisis in Venezuela from a legal point of view.

Tid og sted: 1. mars 2018 15:0017:00, Stallen, Professorboligen

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.

Forgotten hospital, poorly taken cared of, shows traces of conflict
Tid og sted: 14. feb. 2018 08:3009:45, Frederik Holsts Hus (room 123)

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.

Tid og sted: 13. feb. 2018 14:3016:00, Auditorium 13, Domus Media (Karl Johans Gate 47)

We are excited to welcome Professor Fukuyama to give a lecture at the University of Oslo.

Tid og sted: 13. feb. 2018 12:0013:30, Centro para el Desarrollo y el Medio Ambiente (SUM), 4to piso, Sognsveien 68, Oslo

Lunch seminar with two of the directors of Cuba Posible, an independent Cuban think tank.

Language: Spanish

Tid og sted: 1. feb. 2018 19:0021:00, Kulturhuset, Youngs gate 6, Oslo

How can ‘building bridges’ between people, researchers and policy-makers help to engage action for a more sustainable future?

Tid og sted: 29. jan. 2018 13:15, Rødt aud 2, Rikshospitalet B, Sognsvannsveien 20

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.

Tid og sted: 25. jan. 2018 13:3021:00, George Sverdrups hus, auditorium 2

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.

Tid og sted: 13. des. 2017 12:0013:00, Seminar room, 4th floor, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), Sognsveien 68

How did the networks that spanned across borders in the Middle East relate to the new nation-state narrative?

Tid og sted: 11. des. 2017 14:0016:00, Litteraturhuset (room: Nedjma), Wergelandsvn. 29, Oslo

The Trump administration represents a break with the foreign policy of previous Republican governments. What does that mean for Latin America?

Seminar with Jesus Velasco, Tarleton State University.

Tid og sted: 16. nov. 2017 08:1509:45, Seminarrom 2, Sophus Bugges hus, Blindern, University of Oslo

Breakfast seminar with Franklin Castañeda, who as a representative of civil society closely follows the implementation of the peace agreement in Colombia; organized in cooperation with Peace Brigades International.

Language: Spanish

Tid og sted: 15. nov. 2017 14:1515:30, Auditorium 6, Eilert Sundts hus, A-blokka, Blindern, University of Oslo

Guest lecture with Dr. Antonio Ortiz-Mena, a leading expert on NAFTA issues; organized by NorLARNet and the Department of Sociology and Human Geography, University of Oslo.

Tid og sted: 14. nov. 2017 12:0014:00, Næringslivets Hus, Middelthuns gate 27, Oslo

Lunch seminar with Dr. Antonio Ortiz-Mena, a leading expert on NAFTA issues; organized in co-operation with the Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise (NHO).

Tid og sted: 31. okt. 2017 12:0013:00, SUM, Sognsveien 68, 4etg.

SUM kommenterer Civita sin rapport om bruk av fattigdomsreduksjon som styringsverktøy i norsk utviklingspolitikk.  Har "fattigdomsreduksjon" mistet mening som styringsverktøy i bistandspolitikken?

Tid og sted: 25. okt. 201727. okt. 2017, University of Agder, Kristiansand

Multidisciplinary doctoral course organized by the University of Agder, in cooperation with NorLARNet. The course will be held in Kristiansand, at the University of Agder from 25-27 October 2017. The application deadline is 26 June.

See the call for applications.

Tid og sted: 24. okt. 2017 19:0021:00, Musikk og Scenehuset, Christiania Torv 1, Oslo

The books "Norwegian Social Thought on Latin America" and "Norge i Latin-Amerika: Forbindelser og forestillinger" (Norway in Latin America: Connections and ideas) will be presented by the editors.

Language: English