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Time and place: Mar. 23, 2018 12:00 PM1:30 PM, Professorboligen, Det juridiske fakultet, Karl Johans gate 48

The Norwegian Centre for Human Rights – with UiO Faculty of Law’s Sustainable Development and Human Rights research group, and Social Science and Law Forum, and the Norwegian Institute of Urban and Regional Research at Oslo Met, and the Norwegian Latin America Research Network, invite you to this public lecture by former UN Special Rapporteur on Adequate Housing.

Time and place: Mar. 22, 2018 8:15 AM9:45 AM, Audiotrium in the canteen, Cort Adelers gate 30

This seminar is arranged by the Norwegian Human Rights Fund, co-hosted by the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights.

Time and place: Mar. 20, 2018 12:00 PM1:30 PM, Seminar Room, Asbjørn Eide, Cort Adelers gate 30

In the framework of the EURASIA – European Law educational cooperation Oslo – Ukraine, the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights and the Faculty Research Group Human Rights, Armed Conflicts, and the Law of Peace and Security are hosting this open lecture by Professor Oksana Holovko-Havrysheva.

Norsk forening for internasjonal rett - medlemsmøte 13. mars

Professor Mads Andenæs innleder om rettsprinsipper i folkeretten

Foto: Mads Andenæs

Time and place: Feb. 28, 2018 1:00 PM3:30 PM, Litteraturhuset, Amalie Skram

Et fagseminar om religion, livssyn og menneskerettigheter i en helhetlig stortingsmelding og ny felles trossamfunnslov. Seminaret foregår på engelsk og norsk. 

Time and place: Jan. 17, 2018 5:00 PM7:00 PM, Kjerka, Domus Media west wing 2nd Floor

This seminar discusses the multiple legal issues raised by the recent Norwegian litigation involving EU vessels catching snow crab in the Loophole and around Svalbard with a license from the flag State, but without a Norwegian license.

Chair: professor Ola Mestad, Head of Department at Scandinavian Institute of Maritime Law

Time and place: Dec. 6, 2017 6:00 PM7:30 PM, Lødrups kjeller, Domus Media

Førstelektor Stian Øby Johansen ved Universitetet i Oslo innleder om internasjonale organisasjoners menneskerettsansvar.

Time and place: Dec. 6, 2017 9:00 AM3:00 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. 

This seminar: Maria Alejandra Mancilla: "Grotius and Pufendorf on the Right of Necessity"

Convenors: Inga Bostad and Jakob Elster

Time and place: Nov. 29, 2017 12:00 PM1:30 PM, Domus Bibliotheca, meeting room 325

Support for research projects - strategy for proposals and external possibilities. 

Time and place: Nov. 8, 2017 3:00 PM4:30 PM, Domus Media, Kjerka

For decades, the Northern Sea Route has been one of the most contentious legal and political issues in U.S.—Soviet/Russian Arctic relations. These issues are becoming more acute as the ice is decreasing and the route is becoming more accessible. William E. Butler, John Edward Fowler Distinguished Professor of Law, will reflect on issues related to the current legal regime. 

Time and place: Nov. 8, 2017 12:00 PM1:30 PM, Cort Adelers gate 30

The International Department at the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights welcomes you to a seminar on disabled people's rights in China, and the new Chinese law of foreign NGOs.

Time and place: Sep. 8, 2017 12:00 PM1:15 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'.

Dr. Sriprapha Petcharamesree has accepted an honorary doctorate at the University of Oslo. She will receive this doctorate iduring a ceremony on Sept 1st, 2017.

She has also accepted the invitation to lecture on international human rights discourse and standards within the context of ASEAN and Southeast Asia (SEA). The lecture examines the human rights situation in ASEAN/SEA as well as the development of an ASEAN human rights regime and the politics surrounding it. Vice-Rector at UiO, Åse Gornitzka will introduce her.

Time and place: Aug. 25, 2017 10:30 AM12:00 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.

Time and place: Aug. 24, 2017 12:00 PM1:30 PM, Seminar Room Asbjørn Eide, Cort Adelers gate 30

The International Department at the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights welcomes you to a seminar with Associate Professor Yifeng Chen from Peking University Law School on his research titled “Labor Law as Social Inclusion: A Proposal for Re-conceptualization of Employment Relationship in Chinese Law”.  

The Syrian refugee crisis has brought tremendous challenges to the Middle East region and beyond. This talk by Professor Susan Akram, will be based on research conducted, over the past two and a half years by Boston University’s (BU) International Human Rights Law Clinic that maps out an aspect of the crisis that has received insufficient attention: that is, the interplay of laws and policies at the international, regional and domestic level affecting the rights and status of the refugees out of Syria in the neighboring host states. 

Time and place: June 14, 2017 10:00 AM11:30 AM, Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, Cort Adelers gate 30

On a very short notice, the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights has the pleasure of inviting you to a meeting with Victoria Sandino – leader of the sub commission on gender for FARC in the Colombian peace talks.

She will talk about the inclusion of gender in the peace talks and the meeting will have the form of a conversation.

This seminar: Jakob Elster: Allen Buchanan on "the Mirroring View"

Convenors: Inga Bostad and Jakob Elster

Time and place: May 24, 2017 2:00 PM4:00 PM, Gamle festsal, The Faculty of Law, Karl Johans gate 47

In the aftermath of President Donald J. Trump’s inauguration on January 20th, we have seen a spate of resistance across the US, ranging from street protests to legal challenges. New alliances are formed, often across what just a few months ago have been thought of as insurmountable political divides.

In the past couple of years we have witnessed an unprecedented rise in the number of people uprooted by conflict and dire living conditions, often traversing multiple regions on their way to safety.

Time and place: Apr. 28, 2017 12:00 PM1:30 PM, Domus Media, Kjerka, Det juridiske fakultet, Karl Johans gate 47

The Faculty's research group on International Law and Governance in cooperation with the research group on Natural Resources Law will be hosting an open lecture on the work of the UN International Law Commission on the Protection of the Atmosphere by the Special Rapporteur Shinya Murase.

This seminar: Grethe Netland: An extract from John Rawls' The Law of Peoples.

Convenors: Inga Bostad and Jakob Elster