Recent events

Bergen Exchanges 2019

19 - 23 August 09:00 - 17:00
Main themes in 2019: Natural Resources, Corruption, Indigenous Rights and Law and Technology.

Peace in Afghanistan: Realistic Prospect or Distant Dream?

24 June 12:00 - 13:30
With Aziz Hakimi (University of Sussex), Kristian Berg Harpviken (PRIO), Arne Strand (CMI)  and Torunn Wimpelmann (CMI). 

Climate Change and Migration: Frontline Challenges

24 June 08:30 - 09:30
A discussion with Maxine Burkett (UH Mānoa), Ann Singleton (WUN/IOM) and Edvard Hviding (UiB).

Communicating Refugee Research

20 June 08:30 - 09:30
Ethical dilemmas and the pitfalls of policy relevant research. With Cindy Horst (Prio) and Arne Strand (CMI), discussant: Synnøve Bendixsen (UiB).

Women and Politics: MENA Experiences

9 - 13 June 09:00 - 16:00

A conversation with Seth Anziska

28 May 14:35 - 14:35
Why does Palestinian statelessness persist? This is the central question in Seth Anziska’s groundbreaking book, 'Preventing Palestine. A political history from Camp David to Oslo'. He met with CMI researcher Kjersti G. Berg in our literary salon, in early May, to talk about his book, current affairs, and President Donald Trump's "Deal of the Century".

Home Accommodation of Asylum Seekers in Finland: Solidarity and Resistance

23 May 12:30 - 13:30
Paula Merikoski, University of Helsinki.

Home Accommodation of Asylum Seekers in Finland: Solidarity and Resistance

23 May 11:30 - 13:00
Paula Merikoski, University of Helsinki.

Forklart: Sri Lanka

16 May 08:30 - 09:30
Michael Hertzberg (HVL/UiB) om det som ligger bak de religiøse konfliktene på Sri Lanka. 

Cybersikkerhet - trusler mot Norge

15 May 08:30 - 09:30
Øyvind Ytrehus (UiB) og Lars Gjesvik (NUPI) i samtale med Åse Gilje Østensen (Sjøkrigsskolen).

Martin Luther King and the Fight for Economic Justice

14 May 14:00 - 15:30
Conversation about Martin Luther King and the fight for economic justice with author Michael K. Honey (University of Washington) and Camilla Brautaset (UiB).

Poverty as Ideology

14 May 12:00 - 13:30
Andrew M. Fischer  (Erasmus University Rotterdam) in conversation with Bjørn Enge Bertelsen (UiB).

Grunnlovens § 112: dumpingplass for tomme løfter?

14 May 08:30 - 10:00
Grunnloven, maktfordelingen og prøvingsretten i forhold til miljøparagrafen og klimasøksmålet.

Yemen after four years of war: What now?

10 May 08:30 - 08:30
Daniel Varisco (Bonn University) and Eirik Hovden (UiB) in conversation with Anne K. Bang (UiB). 

Explained: Sudan After Bashir

8 May 08:30 - 09:30
The almost 30 years long authoritarian rule of president Omar al-Bashir is over. What now? With Gunnar Sørbø, CMI.

Vi må snakke om klimaflyktninger

30 April 08:30 - 09:30
Terje Einarsen (UiB) og Vikram Kolmannskog i samtale med Jessica Schultz (CMI)