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Portrettbilde av forfatteren, Cecilia M. Bailliet ved siden av bokforsiden
Time and place: Oct. 1, 2021 4:30 PM7:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Oslo

Vi ønsker velkommen til lansering av boken «The Construction of the Customary Law of Peace: Latin America and the Inter-American Court of Human Rights» av professor Cecilia Bailliet fra Institutt for offentlig rett. Boken presenteres av professor Thomas Antkowiak, Seattle (livestreamet fra USA), og professor Benedicte Bull, UiO.

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Time and place: June 22, 2021 2:00 PM3:15 PM, Zoom seminar

Presentation of the Overseas Development Institute (ODI) report “Understanding and mitigating social risks to sustainable development in China's BRI: Evidence from Nepal and Zambia"

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Time and place: June 17, 2021 2:00 PM3:30 PM, Zoom Webinar

The seminar will explore the question of the Malvinas/Falkland Islands and address the obligation to settle international disputes through peaceful means.

Time and place: June 15, 2021 4:00 PM5:00 PM, Zoom

The book launch will feature a discussion with the editors and video contributions from the authors 

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Time and place: June 11, 2021 12:00 PM2:15 PM, Digital webinar, connection details will be sent to registered participants

What can we learn from the recent maritime delimitation agreements for the way States deal with maritime claims? How does this affect non-State actors' rights? Are we witnessing a shift in the manner we interpret the law of the sea, notably under new pressures for accsess to natural resources? Those are some of the questions we will discuss during this seminar.

Time and place: June 4, 2021 10:00 AM11:30 AM, Link to digital meeting room below

With Associate Professor Yurika ISHII, National Defence Academy of Japan.

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Time and place: June 3, 2021 6:15 PM8:00 PM, Digital webinar

In this digital webinar hosted by GOODPOL, Simone Chambers will discuss the new-authoritarians' attack on the public sphere.

Time and place: June 2, 2021 2:00 PM3:15 PM, Zoom seminar

The Research Group will have a seminar with Claire Methven O’Brien on Human Rights and Business. The seminar will explore a proposal for an alternative Framework Convention on Business and Human Rights.

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Time and place: June 1, 2021 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Digital webinar

In this digital webinar organized by GOODPOL, Samantha Besson discusses what the good government standard could and should mean in international law today.

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Time and place: May 31, 2021 10:15 AM12:00 PM, Digital webinar

In this digital webinar organized by GOODPOL,  Keith Dowding discusses moral expertise and the role of the moral expert.

Time and place: May 26, 2021 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Zoom

Seminar with Klentiana Mahmutaj, independent expert on the Expert Mechanism on the Right to Development at the United Nations Human Rights Council. Klentiana Mahmutaj will share her experiences and provide insights into the work of the Expert Mechanism on the Right to Development.

Time and place: May 26, 2021 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Zoom

Seminar with Klentiana Mahmutaj, independent expert on the Expert Mechanism on the Right to Development at the United Nations Human Rights Council. Klentiana Mahmutaj will share her experiences and provide insights into the work of the Expert Mechanism on the Right to Development.

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Time and place: May 20, 2021 3:00 PMMay 21, 2021 6:00 PM, Zoom webinar

Research Group on Human Rights, Armed Conflict, and the Law of Peace and Security, Department of Public & International Law, University of Oslo, Norway are hosting the webinar. Organizer: Cecilia Bailliet.

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Time and place: May 5, 2021 2:00 PM3:30 PM, Link to digital meeting room below

This webinar will address international law and governance challenges related to the security of global common spaces.

The focus will be on militarization of outer space and cooperation and rivalry in the Arctic. 

There will be time for questions and discussion after the presentations.

Time: Apr. 26, 2021 5:00 PM6:00 PM

Join our roundtable on academic freedom in India

Time and place: Apr. 7, 2021 6:00 PM7:30 PM, Link to digital meeting room below

This webinar is focused on the article (see link below) which addresses possible solutions that secure good governance and low political tension for the international seabed of the Arctic Ocean

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Time and place: Mar. 12, 2021, Zoom and Online

5 week digital course for Asian civil society organisations on intersectional discrimination with a particular focus on people with disabilities and issues surrounding sexual orientation and gender identities (SOGI) 

Omslag på boka
Time and place: Feb. 17, 2021 2:00 PM3:30 PM, Digital link and code: please register

Comment on Stian Øby Johansen's work by Professor Geir Ulfstein (PluriCourts, Law Faculty, UiO)  and Professor Niels Blokker (Leiden University)  

The book launch is an open event, please register  to receive the zoom link

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Time and place: Jan. 27, 2021 2:00 PM3:30 PM, Click for Zoom-meeting

Presentation by Johann Ruben Leiss, Associate Professor, Høgskolen i Innlandet, Lillehammer. Comment by Tobias Mahler , Professor, University of Oslo.

Please SIGN UP by 26 January and receive Leiss' paper upfront 

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Time and place: Jan. 25, 2021 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Digitalt via Zoom

The point of departure for the GOODPOL-project, is that disagreement over policy is the normal state of politics. How we approach such disputes and which policy decisions we make are decisive for the distribution of benefits and burdens in society.

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Time and place: Dec. 9, 2020 3:30 PM4:30 PM, Digital via Zoom

The event is part of Oslo Peace Days 2020, in which this webinar will focus on the enduring challenges of global poverty and its relationship to human rights, including the collective experience of former United Nations Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty, Philip Alston, politicians, activists and academics.

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Time and place: Dec. 8, 2020 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Digital via Zoom

See the zoomed event below.

This event was part of Oslo Peace Days 2020 and focused on pertinent global challenges, including human rights accountability, countering climate change, managing migration, and dealing with organizational challenges of the United Nations (UN). 

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Time and place: Dec. 4, 2020 1:00 PM4:00 PM, Digital via Zoom

The Norwegian Center for Human Rights (NCHR) and the Norwegian Human Rights Fund (NHRF) have the pleasure of inviting key institutions and individuals to strategize on how to advance the agenda on the Right to Defend Rights and support to human rights defenders in the frontline.

Time and place: Nov. 2, 2020 2:00 PM3:30 PM, Zoom webinar

The title for Mr. Lynks presentation is: Responsibilities for addressing human rights violations in the OPT (Occupied Palestinian Territory): The Occupant (Israel), the Occupied (PA), the High Contracting Parties (to the Geneva Conventions), UN treaty bodies. It will be followed by a Q&A session and discussion. See the Zoom webinar here:

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Time and place: Oct. 14, 2020 10:00 AM11:00 AM, Vienna, Zoom Webinar

This side event during UNTOC-COP 10 will be on sharing good practices and advancing the development of international guidelines for interviews of suspects, victims and witnesses for the purposes of criminal investigations, including organized crime.