Programme Events - Page 3

Time and place: Mar. 3, 2014 8:30 AMMar. 4, 2014 1:00 PM, Håndverkeren kurs - og konferansesenter, Oslo

NORDEM, PluriCourts - Centre for the Study of the Legitimate Roles of the Judiciary in the Global Order, and the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights announce a conference to discuss “Transitional Cosmopolitanism” through Courts.

Time and place: Feb. 14, 2014 11:00 AM12:00 PM, Asbjørn Eide Seminar Room, the Norwegian Center for Human Rights, Cort Adelers gate 30

The China Programme welcomes you to a presentation by Merethe Borge MacLeod, Head of the Raoul Wallenberg’s Institute for Human Rights and Humanitarian Law’s (RWI) China Office, on RWI's human rights education cooperation with the justice sector in China.

Time and place: Feb. 4, 2014 1:00 PM2:30 PM, Norsk senter for menneskerettigheter

Jo Faafeng orienterer om sine erfaringer, utfordringer og muligheter som norsk jurist og NORDEM-utsendt til Organisasjonen for sikkerhet og samarbeid i Europa (OSSE) i Albania og vil også snakke om sitt arbeid med rettsstatsutvikling i landet.

Time and place: Jan. 31, 2014 10:00 AM11:30 AM, Norsk senter for menneskerettigheter

NORDEM inviterer til årets første OSSE-forum: Menneskerettigheter i Sentral-Asia ved Lene Wetteland, Helsingforskomiteen. Forumet arrangeres i anledning ny NORDEM-sekondering til Organisasjonen for sikkerhet og samarbeid i Europa (OSSE).

Time and place: Dec. 16, 2013 12:00 PM1:00 PM, NCHR, Cort Adelers gate 30, 2nd floor in the Asbjørn Eide Seminar Room

Brown Bag Lunch with NORDEM secondee to UNDP

Hanne Kristoffersen is, since 2012, seconded as a Crisis Governance Specialist to the UNDP Bureau of Conflict Prevention and Response. She will present and discuss "Governance for Peace - Securing the Social Contract: Why the social contract matters in peace and state building in crisis affected contexts." In UNDP, Hanne has, amongst other activities, provided support to programmes in the Great Lakes: DRC, Uganda and Burundi, in addition to supporting activities in Tunisia, Mali, Guinea Bissau, Ivory Coast and Madagascar. She has previously been seconded through NORDEM to MONUSCO in DRC from 2009-2012.

Coffee, tea and fruits will be served.

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Time and place: Dec. 13, 2013 12:00 PMDec. 15, 2013 12:00 PM, Lysebu, Oslo

The second international seminar in the Oslo Coalition’s project on new directions in Orthodox Christian thought and practice, “The Orthodox and the Other”, was held at Lysebu, Oslo, on December 13–15, 2013.

Time and place: Nov. 23, 2013 10:30 AM12:00 PM, Norsk senter for menneskerettigheter, Cort Adelers gate 30

En av NORDEMs valgobservatører har tatt initiativ til å opprette et nettverk for valgobservatører og andre som er interessert i valgobservasjon. Alle valginteresserte ønskes velkommen til møtet for å stifte nettverket som en forening og legge planer for aktiviteter.

Time and place: Nov. 22, 2013 9:00 AM, Litteraturhuset

NORDEM’s celebration of its 20th anniversary was successfully conducted on Friday 22 at Litteraturhuset in Oslo. More than 100 guests, among them past and current NORDEM roster members and key national and international partners, participated in the event which reflected NORDEM’s work in providing civilian capacity in human rights and democratization over the last 20 years.

Time and place: Nov. 14, 2013 1:00 PM2:30 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 Dr. Cynthia Estlund, Catherine A. Rein Professor of Law at New York University. The seminar will discuss whether workers' rights in China are improving.

Time and place: Nov. 4, 2013 9:00 AM11:00 AM, Nedjma, Litteraturhuset

What are China's objectives for the international human rights system as its global power grows? Will it reshape or dismantle the world's human rights norms and the institutions that uphold them or is China on a trajectory towards greater cooperation in this field?

Time and place: Oct. 25, 2013 11:00 AM12:00 PM, NCHR, Asbjørn Eide Seminar room, 2nd floor

The China Programme at the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights welcomes you to a seminar on the development of human rights education and research in China.

Time and place: Oct. 25, 2013 9:30 AMOct. 26, 2013 4:00 PM, Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel, Holbergsgate 30, Oslo

What are the main social, cultural and legal challenges facing Muslim women in the Muslim world and Europe today?

This is the main question of a two day conference held by the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights in cooperation with the Institute for Cultural and Oriental Studies and the Faculty of Theology/Plurel, both University of Oslo.

Time and place: Oct. 21, 2013 12:00 PM1:00 PM, Asbjørn Eide, Seminar Room, NCHR, Cort Adelers gate 30

NORDEM hosts  this Monday Lunch,  which is open to the public. Meet secondee Øyvind Høyen, Human Rights Officer in the OSCE’s Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR)

Time: Sep. 6, 2013 10:30 AMSep. 8, 2013 12:00 PM

The Oslo Coalition’s second workshop on freedom of religion and expression in the Islamic tradition was held in Istanbul, September 6–8, 2013.


Time and place: Apr. 27, 2013 5:00 PM7:30 PM, SOAS, London

The Oslo Coalition launched the book /Gender and Equality in Muslim Family Law/ with a panel discussion and reception at SOAS in London on April 27, 2013, in cooperation with the Centre of Middle Eastern and Islamic Law (CIMEL).


Time and place: Jan. 14, 2013 10:00 AM12:00 PM, Norwegian Centre for Human rights

The Oslo Coalition held a panel discussion on apostasy and blasphemy laws in Muslim countries at the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights on January 14, 2013.

Time and place: Jan. 11, 2013 1:00 PMJan. 13, 2013 12:00 PM, Lysebu, Oslo

The first in a series of international workshops addressing the freedoms of religion and expression from within the Islamic tradition was held at Lysebu, Oslo, on January 11–13, 2013.


Time and place: June 3, 0020 1:00 PMJune 4, 0022 1:00 PM, Lysebu, Oslo

The Oslo Coalition held an international seminar on “Canonical Territory as a Modern Challenge” on December 14–16, 2012 at Lysebu, Oslo. The event marked the launch of a new project addressing problems of inter-religious relations and human rights from within Orthodox Christian thought and practice.