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Time and place: Dec. 12, 2018 6:00 PM7:30 PM, Norwegian Nobel Institute in Henrik Ibsens gt. 51

Join us for a city walk in the historic traces of the Nobel Peace Prize.

Time and place: Dec. 11, 2018 5:00 PM7:00 PM, PRIO, Hausmannsgate 3

Distinguished guest Dr. Christine Amisi will speak about her experience as a medical doctor at Panzi Hospital, where she works with Nobel Laureate Dr. Denis Mukwege. 

Time and place: Dec. 11, 2018 12:00 PM2:15 PM, University Aula

The 2018 Forum addresses climate change with Al Gore, 2007 Nobel Peace Prize laureate and former U. S. Vice President, as keynote speaker. Fully booked.

Time and place: Dec. 11, 2018 9:30 AM11:00 AM, Oslo City Hall

The day after the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony, which takes place in the Oslo City Hall, 800 high school students from local Oslo schools will attend a seminar about peace in the same hall.

Time and place: Dec. 10, 2018 5:30 PM7:10 PM, Oppmøte på Jernbanetorget

Welcome to join in on the torch light parade to celebrate this year's Nobel Peace Prize laureates. Open to all!

Time and place: Dec. 10, 2018 5:00 PM6:00 PM, Oslo City Hall (entrance from the Harbour side)

Al Jazeera interview with one of the Nobel Peace Prize laureates of 2018,  Denis Mukwege.

Time and place: Dec. 10, 2018 1:00 PM2:30 PM, Oslo City Hall

The Nobel Peace Prize is awarded on December 10, the day of Alfred Nobel’s death, in a formal ceremony at the Oslo City Hall. For invited guests only.

Time and place: Dec. 10, 2018 12:30 PM4:00 PM, Oslo Metropolitan University, Pilestredet 46: Athene 2

The seminar will discuss three recently published books which deal with challenging questions of identity and belonging, as well as terrorism. Thomas Hylland Eriksen (University of Oslo) and Riva Kastoryano (Science Po, Paris) will participate.

Time and place: Dec. 10, 2018 12:30 PM2:30 PM, Nobel Peace Center, Brynjulf Bulls plass 1

Live transmission of the Nobel Peace Prize Award Ceremony at the Nobel Peace Center.

Time and place: Dec. 10, 2018 11:00 AM12:00 PM, Nobel Peace Center

A show to honor the Nobel Peace Prize laureates, made by and for children.

Time and place: Dec. 9, 2018 6:00 PM7:15 PM, Borggården (main/north entrance), by Oslo City Hall

A big outdoor event featuring artists like Christel Alsos, Eva Weel Skram, Kurt Nilsen, Matoma and Freddy Kalas. Free of charge.

Time and place: Dec. 9, 2018 3:00 PM4:30 PM, Kino EN, Vega Scene, Hausmannsgate 28-32

Director Alexandria Bombach's "On Her Shoulders" offers a testament to Murad’s suffering, courage and unfathomable tenacity, but this portrait also recognizes that compassion has never been in short supply.

The film screening will be followed by a talk between Alexandria Bombach and Director Liv Tørres, Nobel Peace Center. 

Time and place: Dec. 9, 2018 2:00 PM3:00 PM, Historisk museum

Why is cultural heritage in war and conflict zones relevant to us in Norway?

Time and place: Dec. 9, 2018 1:00 PM2:00 PM, Historisk museum

Cultural artifacts are symbols of our identity. Restoring the cultural heritage after a conflict is therefore an important factor in recreating some form of normalcy. 

 

Time and place: Dec. 8, 2018 8:30 PM10:10 PM, Cinemateket, Dronningens gt. 16

The City of Oslo and Oslo Green Capital 2019, in cooperation with the Norwegian Nobel Institute, invites you to a free screening of Al Gore’s latest documentary An Inconvenient Sequel (2017).

Time and place: Dec. 8, 2018 3:00 PM4:30 PM, Norwegian Nobel Institute in Henrik Ibsens gt. 51

Join us for a city walk in the historic traces of the Nobel Peace Prize.

Time and place: Dec. 7, 2018 6:30 PM10:00 PM, Wergelandssalen, Litteraturhuset

On the occation of the 70th anniversary of the UN Genocide Convention and the UN Universal declaration on human rights we address the need for knowledge and documentation to ensure justice after the ISIS massacre on the Yazidi people. 

Time and place: Dec. 7, 2018 9:00 AM3:00 PM, Gamle festsal, Karl Johansgt. 47 – open to all

Occasionally, the Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded for extraordinary efforts to promote environmental research or policies. By doing so, the Norwegian Nobel Committee seems to have acknowledged that a relationship exists between peace and the environment. This thematic day addresses aspects of this possible relationship – which remains disputed – through two keynote lectures, four brief talks, and a panel debate. The committee has consisted of  Jon Hovi, Brynjar Lia og Nikolai Kristoffersen Winge.

Time and place: Dec. 6, 2018 9:00 AM3:45 PM, Gamle festsal in Domus Academica, Karl Johansgt. 47 – open to all

We will focus on contemporary and historical perceptions of what is and what should be the fundamental rights of human beings. We will discuss human rights work in Norway and internationally, as well as this year’s theme for the University of Oslo’s Human Rights Award: torture and rehabilitation of torture victims.

The program committee has consisted of Ragnhild Helene Hennum, Hanne Hagtvedt Vik, Nora Sveaass and Gentian Zyberi.

Time and place: Dec. 5, 2018 7:00 PM9:00 PM, The Nobel Peace Center

The "Song that changed the world" - is a special music happening, were the up-and-coming Norwegian Rapper MYRA will interpret and perform a song that she believes has changed the world.

Time and place: Dec. 5, 2018 6:00 PM8:00 PM, Gamle festsal, Karl Johans gate 47

This year's University of Oslo's Human Rights Award is awarded to professor Nora Sveaass, at the Department of Psychology, University of Oslo.