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News | 5 Apr 2013
Medienes negative karakteristikker av den avdøde presidenten Hugo Chávez dekker over hva kontroversene i Venezuela egentlig handler om, skriver Iselin Åsedotter Strønen i en kronikk i Aftenposten.
News | 26 Jan 2012
During the past decade, Venezuela has used revenue from the oil sector to reduce poverty and foster social development. Questions of social inequalities are high up on the political agenda, says Iselin Åsedotter Strønen.
News | 27 Jan 2015
In Venezuela, views on the relationship between civilian politics and the military are highly divergent. Yet, at the pool club Circulo Militar el Lagunito all boundaries between civilians and the military are blurred. In this social club, anyone is welcome, no questions asked. The idea of civil-military alliances is at the core of CMI researcher Iselin Åsedotter Strønen's field work in Caracas.
CMI Working Paper | Nov 2016
Angola and Venezuela are among the most oil dependent countries in the world. When oil prices fell in 2014, these states lost half of their ...
oil, economy, Chávez, dos Santos, Angola, Venezuela
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2015
In 2008, the government of now-deceased President Hugo Chávez in Venezuela passed a law creating what is known as the Bolivarian militia ...
Bolivarian militia, civil-military relations, gender, class, Venezuela
Book | Jan 2017
This book presents an ethnographic study of how grassroots activism in Venezuela during the Chávez presidency can be understood in relation ...
Book Chapter | Jan 2012
Since Hugo Chavez came to power in Venezuela in 1998, large parts of the country's vast oil resources have been diverted towards social spending ...
CMI Working Paper | May 2016
Executive summary When Hugo Chávez (1954–2013) came to power in Venezuela in 1998, the military was bestowed with a new—and ...
military, politics, Chávez, Bolivar, soldiers, alliances, Venezuela
Newspaper Op-Ed | Jan 2017
News | 22 Mar 2013
The late Hugo Chavez proclaimed himself a feminist and opened up new arenas for women's activism in Venezuela. Poor women challenged their traditional roles as mothers and wives and took a collective step into the public sphere. Yet, their struggle is not so much about women's liberation from a Western feminist perspective as it is a fight for alleviating poverty and opening up new spaces for women's political participation.
News | 10 Dec 2012
Plaza Bolívar in the center of Caracas was filled with people today. Most people wore red t-shirts with images of the Chávez. A boy was sitting on his father´s shoulders, waiving with a doll of Chávez clad in military outfit.
Journal Article | Jan 2013
Siden Hugo Chávez kom til makten i Venezuela i 1998, har kvinners handlingsrom og kvinners rettigheter blitt betydelig styrket. Dette ...
Newspaper Op-Ed | Jan 2018
Mister Venezuela sin valuta etter presidentvalget? Aslak Orre & Antulio Rosales Aftenposten Inflatio
Inflation, hyperinflation, Venezuela, Chavez, Maduro, authoritarian, Venezuela
News | 27 Mar 2014
During the recent revolution in Egypt, Simon Bolívar- a man from a different war, a different century and a different continent- was watched over and embraced by protestors as a symbol for their struggle. Why?
Book Chapter | Jan 2018
Political polarisation, colonial inequalities and the crisis of modernity in Venezuela Iselin Åsedot
Book Chapter | Feb 2015
Oil and Environmental Injustice in Venezuela: An Ethnograpic Study of Punta Cardón Maria Victoria C
Newspaper Op-Ed | Jan 2019
Chavismen har ødelagt Venezuela Aslak Jangård Orre Klassekampen Chavismo, corruption, Chavez, Maduro
Chavismo, corruption, Chavez, Maduro, Venezuela
Event | 5 Nov 2008
Political Transformation in Venezuela, Ecuador and Bolivia. How the problem of violence is solved through regional cooperation.
Venezuela, Ecuador and Bolivia
Event | 16 Oct 2014
Iselin Åsedotter Strønen defends her doctoral dissertation "The Revoluationary Petro-State. Change, Continuity and popular Power ...
Event | 27 Nov 2009
Sr.D. José Sojo, Embajador de Venezuela en Oslo