Events

Recent events

Book Launch: Political Corruption in Africa. Extraction and Power Preservation

5 December 13:00 - 14:30
Inge Amundsen (CMI), Moses Khisa (North Carolina State University), Aslak Orre (CMI), Saul Mullard (U4), Sophie Lemaître (U4).

Political Corruption Explained

5 December 10:15 - 11:15
Inge Amundsen (CMI) and David Jackson (U4).

Anti-Corruption Activism

5 December 08:30 - 09:30
Moses Khisa (North Carolina State University) in conversation with David Jackson, Senior Advisor (CMI/U4)

South Sudan: the Way Forward

4 December 10:00 - 11:30
Bush Buse* (Whitaker Peace and Development Initiative), Kuyang Harriet Logo* (University of Juba), Sieta Adhieu Majok (activist), Munzoul Assal (Khartoum University), Lovise Aalen (CMI), and Endre Stiansen (MFA).

50 Years of Immigration Debate in the Scandinavian Press

3 December 12:30 - 13:30
Jan Fredrik Hovden (UiB) on how the Scandinavian press has covered immigration.

Playing with the rules in the extractive industries sector

3 December 08:30 - 09:30
Panel discussion on how extractive industries pursue illicit practices and how to deal with it.

Climate Change and Community-based Resiliency

26 November 12:00 - 13:30
Dr Rajan Datta (Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy at University of Regina, Canada)

Indigenous reconciliation and land rights

25 November 12:30 - 13:30
Ranjan Datta (University of Regina, Canada) in conversation with Camila Gianella (CMI).

Feminisme i Islam

21 November 13:00 - 14:00
Boklansering og diskusjon med Marianne Hafnor Bøe (UiS), Nooshin Zaery og Liv Tønnessen (CMI).

Seeing the End of Poverty?

20 November 13:00 - 14:00
Eirik G. Jansen will present his new book and talk about Bangladesh's remarkable economic transformation.

Promoting justice during conflict

20 November 08:30 - 09:30
Presentation by Espen Stokke (UiB) and conversation with Anna Gopsill (University of London)

Klimasøksmålet - ny runde

12 November 08:30 - 10:00
Marius Gulbranson Nordby, Eirik Holmøyvik (UiB) og Sigrid Eskeland Schutz (UiB) om ankesaken mot staten. MERK: Møtet finner sted i Christie cafe (Godt brød).

Hindu nationalism and its forms of excess

12 November 08:30 - 09:30
Kathinka Frøystad, Professor of Modern South Asian Studies, University of Oslo.

Urban Landscapes: The Multicultural Inner City in Postwar Britain

11 November 12:30 - 13:30
Kieran Connell, Queen's University, Belfast.

Aung San Suu Kyi

7 November 08:30 - 09:30
Nobel Peace Prize Laureate with Responsibility for Genocide? Stein Tønnesson (PRIO)

Iran forklart

6 November 13:00 - 14:00
Kjetil Selvik (NUPI) om Iran 40 år etter revolusjonen

RCT: The Gold Standard for Poverty Eradication?

6 November 10:00 - 11:30
Howard White (Campbell), Sarah A Tobin (CMI), Georg Picot (UiB) and Espen Villanger (CMI) on Randomised Control Trials.

Is Independent Medical Humanitarian Assistance Possible?

5 November 15:15 - 16:30
Morten Rostrup, Medical Doctor and Professor, Department of Acute Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, and Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF).