Events - Page 3

Time and place: Oct. 26, 2016 9:00 AM - Oct. 27, 2016 6:00 PM, Lysebu Hotel and Conference Centre

In a climate where the regulation of religion is increasingly used as an instrument in political power struggles, the growing politicisation of FoRB as a fundamental human right can have both negative and positive effects.

Time and place: Oct. 12, 2016 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM, Seminarrom Asbjørn Eide

Hvilke kompromisser og politiske føringer ligger bak konklusjonene til de internasjonale observatørene? Hvordan foregår forhandlingene når valgobservatørene til OSSE/ODIHR og de ulike parlamentarikerforsamlingene sammen skal komme frem til en felles konklusjon? Hvor relevante er egentlig anbefalingene fra valgobservatørene?

Time and place: Sep. 19, 2016 9:00 AM - Sep. 21, 2016 6:00 PM, Tyrifjord Hotel

NORDEMs training in international applied human rights work will be held at Tyrifjord Hotel 19-21 September.

Time and place: Sep. 14, 2016 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM, Seminarrom Asbjørn Eide

The Network of Norwegian Election Observers invites you to a thematic meeting that will take a closer look at Norway's efforts in supporting the development of democracy and human rights in developing countries, with a particular focus on freedom of expression and the role of media.

Time and place: Sep. 13, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Asbjørn Eide seminar room, Norwegian Center for Human Rights, Cort Adelers gate 30

The China Programme welcomes you to presentations by our two guest researchers Professor Cheng Lei, Deputy Director at the Center for Criminal Procedure and Reform at Renmin University Law School and Professor Wu Xiaodan from the Central University of Finance and Economics Law School.  

Time and place: Aug. 30, 2016 2:30 PM - 4:15 PM, Seminar Room Asbjørn Eide Norwegian Centre for Human Rights

And "Titoism, Self-Determination, Nationalism, Cultural Memory Volume Two, Tito's Yugoslavia, Stories Untold"

Editors: Ognjenović, Gorana, Jozelić, Jasna (Eds.)

Time and place: Aug. 22, 2016 2:30 PM - 4:15 PM, Seminar Room Asbjørn Eide, Cort Adelers gate 30

- A short introduction and welcome by director Inga Bostad to our new Associate Professor Jakob Elster

- Inaugural lecture 45 minutes

- Questions and discussion 20 - 30 minutes

- Reception

Vidar outside the UELX logbase in Mitrovica diring one of his first weeks in Kosovo.
Time and place: Aug. 11, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Norwegian Centre for Human Rights

NORDEM's secondee to EULEX Kosovo, Vidar Stensland, will share his experiences from working as a judge in an international mission.

Time and place: June 22, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Amalie Skram, Litteraturhuset

A seminar organized by NORDEM on the occasion of the visit by OSCE/ODIHR Director Michael Georg Link.

Time and place: June 14, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM, Asbjørn Eide Seminar Room, Cort Adelers gate 30

Benjamin Gregg, Professor of Political and Social Theory at the University of Texas, will hold a lecture on human rights challenges in light of technological advances in the field of genetic engineering.

In this seminar, Professor Gregg will present his proposals for how best to understand and advance human rights, in particular with respect to issues of human genetic engineering.

Time and place: June 13, 2016 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM, Professorboligen

Lessons learned from property restitution in Kosovo

Time and place: June 13, 2016 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM, Norwegian Centre for Human Rights

FIAN Norway and FoHRC - Food, Human Rights and Corporations are happy to invite you to seminar on Investments and Land Rights.

Time and place: June 8, 2016 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM, Norwegian Centre for Human Rights

How to bring fragile states out of conflict and towards peace?

Time and place: June 7, 2016 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Norwegian Center for Human Rights, Cort Adelers gate 30, seminar room Asbjørn Eide, second level

The seminar addresses dilemmas that arise between pursuing an academic career and maintaining other aspects of a fulfilling life. It is aimed at colleagues in the PhD / PostDoc phase, especially in the disciplines of law, philosophy and political science, both men and women. Many are under pressure to publish and take on administrative tasks and teaching, - often in an unfamiliar culture, and sometimes also with obligations of care.

The seminar is organised by PluriCourts as part of its 'Publish and Flourish' mentoring programme; the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights; and the Equality and Diversity Committee at the Faculty of Law.

Convenors Andreas Føllesdal and Inga Bostad.

Time and place: May 26, 2016 10:45 AM - 12:00 PM, Professorboligen, Stallen, Karl Johans gate 47

Introduction speech by Jan Helgesen: Declaration on Human Rights Defenders

Key Speech by Mr. Michel Forst UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders with a focus on groups at risk, the most vulnerable HRD and why a strong support is needed.

Time and place: May 25, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM, Asbjørn Eide Seminar Room, Cort Adelers gate 30

Our visiting scholar, Dat T. Bui, presents two of his recent papers: 

Time and place: May 24, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM, Cort Adelersgt. 30, Oslo

Med Hilde Katrine Haug, politisk analytiker i OSSE SMM (Kiev) og Tor Bukkvoll, seniorforsker ved Forsvarets Forskningsinstitutt (FFI).

Time and place: May 19, 2016 - May 20, 2016, Leiden

The Indonesian Village law could have strong consequences for the enjoyment of human rights, in particular concerning participation rights and the right to information. It could also affect economic, social and cultural rights at the village level, and the rights of indigenous people.  

This workshop will discuss a new type of village studies in Indonesia.

Time and place: May 2, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Seminar Room Asbjørn Eide, Cort Adelers gate 30

Jorunn J. Buckley, Professor of Religion Emerita, will hold a lecture about the Mandaeans, the third group of monotheists according to the Qur`an and their freedom of religion in the world today.

Time and place: Apr. 13, 2016 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Cort Adelersgt 30

Invitasjon til temamøte og årsmøte i Nettverk for norske valgobservatører

•    Tema: Sikkerhet på oppdrag, v/ Berit Bachen Dahle, tidligere politioverbetjent ved Hordaland politidistrikt

•    Årsmøte i Nettverk for norske valgobservatører

Time and place: Mar. 7, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Seminar room Asbjørn Eide, Cort Adelers gate 30, first floor

In June 2015, the 25th Annual Dignity Conference took place in Kigali, Rwanda, see In March, however, it seemed that the conference could not happen.

The reason was that Evelin Lindner's doctoral dissertation, titled The Psychology of Humiliation: Somalia, Rwanda / Burundi, and Hitler's Germany (UiO, 2000), seemingly, was misinterpreted as condoning genocide as an understandable and thus legitimate outcome of humiliation.

Time and place: Feb. 18, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Seminarrom Asbjørn Eide

I fire år har Olav Reinertsen jobbet i EU kommisjonen, som nasjonal ekspert utsendt av NORDEM.

Reinertsen ledet Westen Balkans Investment Framework (WBIF) i DG NEAR (Enlargement and Neighbourhood) som koordinerer en stor andel av EUs investeringer på Vest-Balkan.

Torsdag 18. februar vil han fortelle om sine erfaringer med å jobbe på innsiden av EU kommisjonen.

Time and place: Feb. 17, 2016 2:15 PM - 3:45 PM, Norwegian Centre for Human Rights

How can we most effectively prevent conflict related sexual violence? What can a UN peace operation do that for example NGOs and other actors can’t?

Time and place: Feb. 12, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM, Seminar room Asbjørn Eide, Cort Adelers gate 30, second level
Time and place: Jan. 26, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Cort Adelers gate 30, Seminar room Asbjørn Eide (2nd floor)

NCHR and the Norwegian Human Rights Fund (NHRF) invite you to a viewing of the film “Nina and the Stolen Children of Timor-Leste”, followed by discussion.