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Time and place: Sep. 6, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Harriet Holters hus: Seminarrom 301

Bring your lunchbox and come join us for an interesting seminar where David Schlosberg will present and discuss his work on changes in the environmental movement .

Time: Aug. 28, 2017 9:00 AM - Aug. 29, 2017 5:00 PM

Facing the Future 2017 is an interactive conference and workshop with the theme: “Collaborative power for societal transformations in a rapidly changing world”. Professor Karen O’Brien from AdaptationCONNECTS will lead the conference in collaboration with Dr Anthony Hodgson from the International Futures Forum.

Time and place: Apr. 22, 2017 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Rådhusplassen

The March for Science is a March to show the importance of Science and highlighting aspects like independent research, critical thought and free communication of scientific results. Among those giving a short speach is professor Karen O'Brien

 

To read more visit the March for Science Norway webpage here or the facebook event here

Time and place: Jan. 20, 2017 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Harriet Holters hus: Seminarrom 301

The southern Indian state of Kerala has long attracted attention for its remarkable achievements in human development. This talk focuses on Kerala’s development experience in democratic decentralisation and asks what lessons Kerala might offer regarding the relationship between climate change adaptation and its participatory governance?

 

Kerala's bold political experiments are situated in a framework that discusses propositional politics, progressive political agency and the idea of the sub-rosa as an exploratory and inventive modality and layer of space

Time and place: Jan. 19, 2017 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM, Deichmanske hovedbibliotek

Do you ever get scared, provoked or engaged by a book you read? Could a novel about climate change inspire your environmental engagement? Can literature make us change our habits and see the relationship between nature, climate, society and individuals in new ways? Can literature help us engage in the societal changes that climate change demands? And how do dystopian future scenarios affect us, compared to the more hopeful scenarios?

Time and place: Nov. 23, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, Nedjma, Litteraturhuset

Are you interested in wine and how it will be influenced by climate change? Join us at Litteraturhuset and hear what a researcher, a wine expert and a Norwegian wine producer see as opportunities and challenges in a changing climate. 

Time and place: Nov. 22, 2016 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Seminar room 101, Harriet Holters hus

Join us for a interesting seminar on the interconnectedness between Climate change, Land, People and mangement options. 

Time and place: Sep. 23, 2016 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Seminar room 124 at Harriet Holters hus

Join us for an interactive conversation with Anne Caspari about how change happens. She will talk about emergence, complex adaptive systems, micronarratives and the personal dimension of change. Be prepared to have your assumptions challenged - and have fun with it on a Friday afternoon!