Events

Recent events

Accountability for Human Rights Violations by NGOs

11 April 12:30 - 13:30
Marianne Nerland (UiB) will discuss power relations in refugee camps, and legal recourses available to refugees seeking justice against NGOs

Will India re-elect its “strongman”?

5 April 08:30 - 09:30
Anwesha Dutta (CMI) and Hugo Stokke (CMI) on what’s at stake in the world’s largest election.

Etterlyst: Thunberg-effekten i akademia

4 April 08:30 - 10:00
De voksne har sviktet med tanke på å sikre en bærekraftig klode for fremtidige generasjoner. Hvilket ansvar har akademia?  

Cybersikkerhet - trusler mot Norge

3 April 14:00 - 15:00
Øyvind Ytrehus (UiB) og Karsten Friis (NUPI) i samtale med Åse Gilje Østensen (Sjøkrigsskolen).  

Do migrants have equal rights to health care?

2 April 12:00 - 13:00
Maria Del Mar Gonzales Hermosa in conversation with Esperanza Diaz (UiB/NAKMI) and Henriette Sindig-Aasen (UiB).

Etterlyst: Thunberg-effekten i akademia

2 April 08:30 - 10:00
De voksne har sviktet med tanke på å sikre en bærekraftig klode for fremtidige generasjoner. Hva med akademias?  

Brexit: deal or no deal?

29 March 08:30 - 09:30
Breakfast Forum conversation with Sissel Rosland (HVL), Hakan Sicakkan (UiB), moderated by Kjetil Evjen (UiB).

Forskningssamarbeid med Kina

25 March 08:30 - 09:30
Frokostsamtale med Rolf Bjerkvig (UiB) og Hans Jørgen Gåsemyr (UiB/NUPI) 

Film screening: «Retablo» (Peru)

21 March 16:00 - 18:30
Film screening followed by a conversation with Camila Gianella (CMI) from Lima through Skype.

How to clean an election

18 March 09:00 - 10:00
Professor Nic Cheeseman (University of Birmingham) in conversation with Svein-Erik Helle (UiB).

Gender quotas on the rise - polarization or parity?

15 March 12:15 - 14:00
Marianne Tøraasen  (CMI) in conversation with Ruth Rubio-Marin (European University Institute), UiB), Ragnhild L. Muriaas (UiB) and Pilar Domingo (Overseas Development Institute).

Conservative Backlash in Europe: the networks behind

14 March 16:00 - 18:00
Screening of the documentary “Abortion: Backlash in Europe” followed by a conversation between Neil Datta (European Parliamentary Forum), Marit Skivenes (UiB/HVL) and Siri Gloppen (UiB).

Lunsj-samtale: Flyktningkrisen i Mellom-Amerika

14 March 12:00 - 13:00
Samtale med Padre Melo (Raftoprisvinner 2015) og Per Ranestad (seniorrådgiver i Norsk Folkehjelp).

National environmental disasters: cases from Norway and Brazil

13 March 15:00 - 16:00
Lecture by Stella Emery Santana (Indiana University) followed by a discussion with Sigrid Eskeland Schütz (UiB).

Are global human rights eroding?

13 March 08:30 - 09:30
Breakfast conversation with Hanne Sophie Greve (Gulating Lagmannsrett) followed by a discussion with Lise Rakner (UiB), Jackie Dugard (Wits School of law), Elin Skaar (CMI) and Siri Gloppen (UiB).

Grunnlovens største prøve - Rettsoppgjøret etter 1945

12 March 19:00 - 20:00
Boklansering med Baard Herman Borge (UiT) og historikeren Lars-Erik Vaale (USN)

Migratory Horizons: Expectations of Migration in Senegal

12 March 12:30 - 13:30
Conversation with Knut Graw (Kathlieke Universiteit Leuven).