Cort Adelers gate 30 (map)
This seminar: Heiner Bielefeldt on Kant's "What is Enlightenment?"
Convenors: Inga Bostad and Jakob Elster
- A short introduction and welcome by director Inga Bostad to our new Associate Professor Peris Jones.
- Inaugural lecture 45 minutes
- Questions and discussion 20 - 30 minutes
The 30th anniversary is an opportunity to take stock of the conditions for promotion and protection of human rights globally – based on the experiences of the NCHR and our partners. It is equally an occasion to address current and future challenges for human rights work internationally.
In the aftermath of President Donald J. Trump’s inauguration on January 20th, we have seen a spate of resistance across the US, ranging from street protests to legal challenges. New alliances are formed, often across what just a few months ago have been thought of as insurmountable political divides.
After the lecture Asbjørn Eide will make a comment before we open for discussion.
Regrettably, the talk with Ms. Sharief has been cancelled due to travelling problems. We will inform you about the new date for her talk in due course.
By gathering different groups of people to dialogue in a highly unstable country, the Student Peace Prize winner has worked her way from organizations at ground level in Libya to becoming an important participant in the international political environment.