Current Events


Time and place: Nov. 14, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM, Seminar Room Asbjørn Eide, SMR Cort Adelers gate 30

With Louis Bickford, and adjunct Professor, Colombia University.

Time and place: Oct. 18, 2018 1:30 PM - 4:15 PM, The Faculty of Law, Professorboligen, Karl Johans gate 47

The seminar will address the role which domestic human rights actors play towards the UN Human Rights Treaty Body Review 2020 benchmark. Ministerial representatives, independent state institutions (National Human Rights Institutions and Ombudspersons) and civil society organizations have been invited to Oslo to share their experiences and discuss how to build a more effective UN Human Rights Treaty Body System for all stakeholders.

Time and place: June 20, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM, Seminar Room Asbjørn Eide, Cort Adelers gate 30

Speaker: Miloon Kothari. This seminar is the first in a series planned by the Human Rights and Sustainable Development: Law and Policy Research, Faculty of Law, to address the challenges of implementing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Human Rights.

Time and place: Dec. 6, 2017 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Amalie Skram

The Atlas-Alliance, the Norwegian Center for Human Rights (NCHR) and Plan International Norway observe the UN’s international day of persons with disabilities by organizing a one-day seminar on inclusive development 6. December. 

Time and place: Sep. 8, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM, Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Cort Adelers gate 30, third level

The Research Group on Human Rights and Sustainable Developments: Policy and Law Research hosts this seminar with Rebecca Schmidt who will present on the topic: 'Consolidating Regulatory Authority in a Fragmented Context: Public Private Cooperation in the ISO 26000 Standard Setting Process'.

Time and place: Aug. 25, 2017 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Seminar Room Asbjørn Eide, Cort Adelers gate 30

Speaker: Stephen Mwangi, Co-ordinator, Mathare Social Justice Centre

In a context of global push back on human rights, local defenders remain as integral as ever to the respect, protection and fulfillment of human rights.