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Time and place: Aug. 26, 2015 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM, Seminarrom Asbjørn Eide

The Network of Norwegian Election Observers, in cooperation with NORDEM, invites to a thematic meeting that will take a closer look at the Norwegian electoral system and the recommendations that have been presented by international election observers from the OSCE.

Wednesday 26 August: 17.00-19.00

Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Cort Adelersgt 30

The meeting will be conducted in Norwegian. Please register by 25 August

Time and place: June 19, 2015 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Cort Adelersgt. 30, Oslo
Time and place: June 17, 2015 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM, Theologisk eksamenssal, Domus Academica, Karl Johans gate 47

Professor William A. Schabas is professor of international law at Middlesex University in London. He is also professor of international human law and human rights at Leiden University, emeritus professor of human rights law at the National University of Ireland Galway and honorary chairman of the Irish Centre for Human Rights.

Time and place: June 15, 2015 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Norsk senter for menneskerettigheter, Cort Adelers gate 30, first floor, seminar room Asbjørn Eide

The UN’s new Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in Cambodia professor Rhona Smith is visiting Oslo. On 15th of June during the lunch seminar she will give a brief about the human rights situation in Cambodia and issues related to her new mandate.

Coffee, tea and fresh fruit will be served.

Time and place: June 5, 2015 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Oslo

Join us for the most interesting election related event taking place this year!

What is the relation between elections and violence? How can international organizations work to assist in preventing election related violence? How can international election observers include the observation of election related violence in their methodology?

The event is open to all. Please register by 30th May. Register here.

Time and place: June 4, 2015 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Seminar room Asbjørn Eide, Cort Adelers gate 30, Norsk senter for menneskerettigheter

Convenor: Nils Butenschøn

Dr Seira Tamang is in the Executive Board of the think-tank Martin Chautari in Kathmandu and a renown political scientist and commentator to current affairs in Nepal.

She is in Oslo and will talk at the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights. This will be a rare opportunity to get a first-hand account of the recent tragic developments in Nepal and the authorities’ and politicians’ response to the events.

Time and place: May 18, 2015 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM, Seminarrom Asbjørn Eide, Cort Adelers gate 30, first floor

Convenors: Inga Bostad and Claudio Corradetti

Time and place: May 7, 2015 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Norsk senter for menneskerettigheter

NORDEM inviterer til OSSE-forum om propaganda i media med krisen i Ukraina som bakteppe. Hvilke konsekvenser har "informasjonskrigen" som utspiller seg for medie- og ytringsfrihet i OSSE-regionen? Hvilke rettslige forsøk har blitt gjort for å stoppe propagandaen? Hvilke presseetiske spørsmål reises i denne konteksten og hva er de sikkerhetspolitiske utfordringene? Med Ingvil Conradi Andersen, jurist og seniorrådgiver ved kontoret til OSSEs representant for frie medier og Kjell Dragnes, tidligere utenriksredaktør i Aftenposten.

Time and place: Apr. 21, 2015 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM, Seminarrom Asbjørn Eide, Cort Adelers gate 30, first floor

Guest lecture by José Zalaquett a Chilean lawyer with extensive international experience with transitional justice and human rights.

Time and place: Apr. 8, 2015 4:45 PM, Cort Adelersgt 30

Date: 08.04.2015, 17.00-19.00

Sted: Norwegian Centre for human rigths, Cort Adelers gate 30, Oslo.

Please register by: 07.04.2015 to norske.valgobservatorer@gmail.com

Time and place: Mar. 26, 2015 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Asbjørn Eide seminar room, Norwegian Center for Human Rights, Cort Adelers gate 30

The Norwegian Centre for Human Rights welcomes you to a presentation by John Kamm, Executive Director and founder of the NGO Dui Hua Foundation, where he looks back and sums up 25 years of active promotion of human rights issues in China.

Time and place: Mar. 13, 2015 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Seminarrom Asbjørn Eide, Cort Adelers gate 30

The Third and final trial lecture in a series in accordance with a process of appointing a new scholar to the NCHR academic staff.

Time and place: Jan. 29, 2015 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM, Seminarrom Asbjørn Eide

Based on experiences and examples from the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), former NORDEM secondees will present viewpoints on conditions and challenges for effective development of Rule of Law. Tone Bærland from The National Police Directorate will highlight effective methodologies and approaches for strengthening the capacity of national justice actors.

The floor will be open for debate after the presentations. The seminar is open to all. Coffee, tea and sandwiches will be served. Please register by Tuesday 27 January to NORDEM.

Time and place: Jan. 8, 2015 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM, Seminarrom Asbejørn Eide

I løpet av februar 2015 vil et av Afrikas mest folkerike land, Nigeria, avholde valg til president, nasjonalforsamling og delstatsforsamling og i den forbindelse sender NORDEM en langtidsobservatør som vil inngå i EUs observasjonsgruppe.

Time and place: Jan. 5, 2015 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, Asbjørn Eide Seminarrom

Arrangementet er dessverre avlyst!

NORDEM inngikk i 2013 et samarbeid med International IDEA, en mellomstatlig organisasjon som jobber for å støtte demokrati og godt styresett verden over.

Siden den gang har NORDEM, med støtte av Utenriksdepartementet, sekondert en valgekspert til IDEAs Afrikakontor i Pretoria som  jobber med teknisk støtte til valgkommisjonene i regionen og analyse av valgprosessene i det sørlige Afrika.

Mandag 5. januar kl 13.00-14.00 deler Mette Bakken noen av sine erfaringer, analyser og resultater fra  det siste året.

Sted: Norsk senter for Menneskerettigheter, Cort Adelersgt 30.

Time and place: Nov. 26, 2014 9:00 AM - Nov. 28, 2014 4:00 PM, SMR, Cort Adelersgt 30, Oslo

NORDEMs kurs i valgobservasjon for medlemmer av beredskapsstyrken vil finne sted i uke 48.

Kurset er en introduksjon til internasjonal valgobservasjon og har som mål å videreformidle kunnskaper og ferdigheter som er nødvendige for å bli en god valgobservatør.

Time and place: Nov. 24, 2014 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM, Cort Adelers Gate 31, Seminarrom Asbjørn Eide

The Oslo Coalition on Freedom of Religion or Belief has the pleasure of inviting you to an open lecture with Asma Jahangir, a leading Pakistani lawyer and human rights activist.

Time and place: Nov. 19, 2014 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Norsk Senter for Menneskerettigheter, Cort Adelersgt 30, Oslo

Styret i Nettverk for norske valgobservatører inviterer til temamøte.

Time and place: Oct. 2, 2014 3:45 PM - 6:30 PM, Norsk senter for menneskerettigheter, Cort Adelers gate 30, Oslo

Nettverk for norske valgobservatører inviterer til temamøte:

Statsråd Vidar Helgesen innleder om valgobservasjon og demokratibygging. Tidligere ambassadør i Afghanistan Nils Haugstveit og NORDEM-observatør Hans Dieset innleder om valget i Afghanistan.

Time and place: Sep. 11, 2014 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Asbjørn Eide Seminar Room, the Norwegian Center for Human Rights, Cort Adelers gate 30

The China Programme welcomes you to a seminar with Kathinka Fürst, Research Fellow at the Netherlands China Law Centre, University of Amsterdam, on the role of environmental public interest litigation in fighting China’s pollution problems.

Time and place: Aug. 7, 2014 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Cort Adelers gate 30

Anna-Linn Persson has been seconded through NORDEM as Senior JMT Officer in MONUSCO's Stabilisation Support Unit in Goma from 2011 to 2014. She will present some of her experiences with monitoring and assessing governance and human rights issues in communities in the Kivus, advising local state actors and facilitating dialogue between communities and state actors. She will also draw some lessons learned from the development of the mechanism Joint Monitoring Teams (JMT) within the UN mission and its applicability in other multidimensional peace operations.

Time and place: July 1, 2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Asbjørn Eide Seminar Room, the Norwegian Center for Human Rights, Cort Adelers gate 30

The China Programme welcomes you to a seminar with Professor Lin Jia, Vice-Dean of Renmin Law School and the Director of labour law and social security law institute of Renmin University, on Chinese HIV/AIDS regulation and its impact on key affected populations.

Time and place: June 18, 2014 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM, Asbjørn Eide Seminar Room, the Norwegian Center for Human Rights, Cort Adelers gate 30

The China Programme at the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights welcomes you to a seminar with Prof. Titus Chen from National Chengchi University in Taiwan on the evolution of human rights discourse in China.

Time and place: June 11, 2014 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Norsk senter for menneskerettigheter, Cort Adelersgt. 30, Oslo

NORDEM-utsendt til Organisasjonen for sikkerhet og samarbeid i Europa (OSSE) gjennom flere år, Torbjørn Bjorvatn, orienterer om sine erfaringer som leder for OSSEs andre dimensjon; den økonomiske- og miljømessige dimensjon, i OSSEs sendelag i Tadsjikistan.

Time and place: May 21, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Asbjorn Eide Seminar room

Prof. Teng Hongqing from South China University of Technology in Guangzhou, a visiting scholar with the China Programme at NCHR, will present his research on transparency governance and corruption.