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The Nobel Peace Center opens its new exhibition on 12 December
Time and place: Dec. 12, 2021 12:00 PM8:00 PM, Nobels Fredssenter, Brynjulf Bulls plass 1, 0250 Oslo

This year's Peace Prize exhibition at the Nobel Peace Center is open to the public.

The Oslo Philharmonic will play during the Nobel Peace Prize Consert in Oslo Concert Hall on 11 December
Time and place: Dec. 11, 2021 7:00 PM8:30 PM, Oslo concert hall and online

The Norwegian Nobel Institute in collaboration with the Oslo Philharmonic and the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation invite to a concert for the recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize 2021 at Oslo Concert Hall.
 

This year's Nobel Peace Prize Forum on 11 December will be about the effect of food.
Time and place: Dec. 11, 2021 10:00 AM12:00 PM, University Aula, Karl Johansgt. 47

The Food Effect: Join the Nobel Peace Prize Forum 2021 as we hear from leading experts and innovators in the fight for food security and a sustainable future.

The torchlight parade goes from Oslo central station up Karl Johan, to Grand hotel
Time and place: Dec. 10, 2021 5:30 PM7:10 PM, Oppmøte på Jernbanetorget

You are welcome to join in on the torchlight parade to celebrate this year's Nobel Peace Prize laureates. Open to all!

Time and place: Dec. 10, 2021 1:00 PM3:00 PM, Oslo Rådhus/digitalt

The 2021 Nobel Peace Prize Award ceremony takes place in Oslo City Hall. It is streamed and also broadcast on national broadcasting agency NRK. 

Time and place: Dec. 10, 2021 11:00 AM12:00 PM, Online event

A show with the Nobel Peace Prize laureates as guests of honour, made by and for children.

Time and place: Dec. 9, 2021 6:00 PM8:00 PM, Vega Scene, Hausmannsgate 28, 0182 Oslo

The award-winning documentary A Thousand Cuts will be screened during Oslo Peace Days through cooperation between Oslo Documentary Cinema and the Nobel Peace Center. 

Time and place: Dec. 9, 2021 6:00 PM7:30 PM, PRIO, Hausmanns gate 3, Oslo

This Oslo Peace Days event will launch the short-film “Uffo: The wind that blows before the rain” based on a true story, which was featured on BBC Africa.

Scrabble pieces spell out TRUST, while we focus on the importance of trust of the media in this event
Time and place: Dec. 9, 2021 2:00 PM3:00 PM, Online and Domus Bibliotheca, Karl Johans gate 47

Join us for a seminar where we discuss trust and the news media. To what extent can the erosion of trust in the news media undermine trust in democratic institutions? This seminar is organized by Circle U.'s Democracy hub!

Slightly high-angle shot of an American serviceman, lying asleep in the dirt near a ring of sandbags, with his rifle resting near his head, Vietnam, 1965
Time and place: Dec. 9, 2021 8:30 AM10:00 AM, online event

Please be invited to this PRIO Digital Seminar which will focus on masculinity and the military.

The peace bench will be unveiled outside the Nobel Peace Center on 8 December
Time and place: Dec. 8, 2021 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Rådhusplassen, 0160 Oslo

A six-meter-long installation, designed by Snøhetta for the Nobel Peace Center, "The Best Weapon" is inspired by the Mandela quote "The best weapon is to sit down and talk".  

Several protest signs laying on the grass. They read: Don't kill for me, it's time to end the death penalty, the death penalty is fatally flawed.
Time and place: Dec. 8, 2021 10:00 AM3:45 PM, Auditorium 2 (Domus Juridica) and via Zoom.

The Norwegian Centre for Human Rights and the Research Group on Human Rights, Armed Conflicts, and the Law of Peace and Security welcome you to a conference on international, regional and national efforts towards ensuring the abolition of the death penalty. This conference will be an integral part of the Oslo Peace Days 2021 and feature the participation of various renowned speakers who will convene to take stock of the developments in the area of the abolition of the death penalty over the last years. Registration required (link below).

From a demonstration against the death penalty, posters that say "Don't kill for me"
Time and place: Dec. 8, 2021 9:00 AM3:45 PM, Auditorium 2 (Domus Juridica) and Zoom

The Norwegian Centre for Human Rights welcomes you to a conference on international, regional and national efforts towards ensuring the abolition of the death penalty.

From a demonstration, women with an Afghan flag
Time and place: Dec. 7, 2021 2:00 PM3:30 PM, Georg Sverdrups hus, Auditorium 2

The human rights of marginalized groups in Afghanistan are at risk. In emergencies like these, what role can the United Nations play in mitigating this crisis?

Time and place: Dec. 7, 2021 2:00 PM3:00 PM, Gamle festsal, Domuc Academica, Karl Johans gate 47, 0162 Oslo

The Norwegian Centre for Human Rights (NCHR) and the Norwegian Human Rights Fund (NHRF) invites you to a panel discussion on the topic of Norwegian and international support to human rights defenders.

John Ruggie
Time and place: Dec. 7, 2021 10:00 AM12:00 PM, Auditorium 2, Domus Juridica

This seminar will look at the importance of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights. It will address the requirements for effective implementation, and what needs to be prioritized in the future.