Events - Page 5

Time and place: Mar. 21, 2019 8:15 AM10:00 AM, Professorboligen, Karl Johans gate 47

What do we do when the people who stand up to ensure sustainable development in their local communities are threatened, attacked and even killed? This is a breakfast seminar on bridging the gap between policy and reality in the defense of land and environmental rights.

Time and place: Mar. 13, 2019 12:00 PM1:30 PM, Domus Bibliotheca, meeting room Eckhoffs hjørne

Book launch - Astrid Kjeldgaard-Pedersen, Associate Professor, University of Copenhagen

PhD Course 3 ECTS/ Professional Training. While the course is primarily aimed at PhD candidates doing research on this area, it is also open to professionals (with different backgrounds) who have an interest or are working with issues concerning Freedom of Religion or Belief.

The Global Compacts, IO Mandate Competition and Recognition Processes. Talk by Dr Cathryn Costello from the University of Oxford, Refugee Studies Centre.

Time and place: Nov. 15, 2018 2:00 PM5:00 PM, Rettshistorisk samling, Domus Bibliotheca 2.nd Floor

This seminar will mark the centenary and promote reflection on the impact of the First World War on the structure, content and character of international law. Speakers include Doctoral Research Fellow Jørgen Sørgard Skjold, Associate Professor Astrid Kjeldgaard-Pedersen, Professor Gentian Zyberi, Professor Geir Ulfstein and Researcher Halvard Leira, NUPI

Time and place: Nov. 14, 2018 12:00 PM1:30 PM, Seminar Room Asbjørn Eide, SMR Cort Adelers gate 30

With Louis Bickford, Memria.org and adjunct Professor, Colombia University.

Time and place: Nov. 8, 2018 5:00 PM7:00 PM, the Norwegian Nobel Institute, Henrik Ibsens gate 51

In cooperation with the Nobel Institute and the Global Policy Initative at Columbia University, New York, the Faculty's research group on International Law and Governance organizes an event to mark the launch of a Model International Mobility Convention and the implications of a comprehensive global mobility regime. 

Time and place: Nov. 2, 2018 9:00 AM5:15 PM, Professorboligen, Karl Johans gate 47

Organizers: Norwegian Centre for Human Rights (NCHR) and Human Rights Research League (HRRL).

Time and place: Oct. 18, 2018 1:30 PM4:15 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: Oct. 16, 2018 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Seminar Room Asbjørn Eide

From the The Wilsonian moment 1918-1919 to the Rooseveltian moment 1941-1948 including the drafting and adoption of the UDHR.

Panel led by Miloon Kothari and Asbjørn Eide.

Time and place: Sep. 26, 2018 6:30 PM7:30 PM, Domus Media west wing, 2nd floor, Venue: Viggo Hagstrøms sal ("Kjerka")

The Research Group on International Law and Governance is, together with the Norwegian branch of the International Law Association, pleased to welcome Professor Christian J. Tams, Chair of International Law at The University of Glasgow, to offer his reflections on international adjudication.

Time and place: Sep. 11, 2018 12:15 PM2:00 PM, Seminar Room, Asbjørn Eide, second level, Cort Adelers gate 30
Time and place: Sep. 3, 2018Sep. 7, 2018, Cort Adelers gate 30, Oslo, Norway

NCHR is pleased to announce the 2018 Intensive Course on International Human Rights.

Time and place: June 26, 2018 2:15 PM4:00 PM, “Kjerka”, Domus Media, Faculty of Law, University of Oslo

In Indonesia, a country where corruption flourishes, the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) is the most trusteed public agency. Deputy agency chief Dr Laode M. Syarif will address the issue of natural resource extraction and corruption.

Time and place: June 20, 2018 12:00 PM1:30 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.

Was Norway's support a violation of Syrian sovereignty and a breach of the principle of non-intervention?

What is the significance of Norway's intent in supporting the paramilitary group?

Can it be justified as self-defense in accordance with article 51 UNC?

Introduction based on an article published in Klassekampen by Phd. Stipendiat Jørgen Skjold and Prof. Malcolm Langford, followed by a comment by Prof. Geir Ulfstein.

Time and place: May 31, 2018 6:30 PM8:00 PM, Kjerka, Domus Media

Experiences and Strategies from the European Court of Human Rights, the International Criminal Court, the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea and the WTO Appellate Body.

Time and place: May 24, 2018May 25, 2018, Voksenåsen Conference Centre

Interdisciplinary Conference on Migration: Vulnerability, Protection, and Agency in Oslo 24-25 May 2018, under the auspices of the University of Oslo, Faculty of Law.

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Time and place: May 15, 2018 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Kjerka, Domus Media, Karl Johans gate 47

The Norwegian Defense University College, the Research Group on Human Rights, Armed Conflicts, and the Law on Peace and Security, and the Research Group on International Law and Governance have the pleasure to invite you to an open seminar with Dr Bill Boothby.          

Time and place: May 11, 2018 2:30 PM3:30 PM, The NCHR, Asbjørn Eide Seminar Room

On 14 April 2018, France, the United Kingdom, and the United States attacked Syria with over 100 missiles. The attack followed an alleged use of chemical weapons by the Syrian government against its opponents in the long-running civil war.

Time and place: Apr. 25, 2018 3:00 PM4:30 PM, Domus Media, Lødrups kjeller

Dr. Katrin Nyman Metcalf, Chairman of the International Relations Committee (IRC) of the European Space Agency