Upcoming events

English

Where manuscripts die and printed books are born: Liminal spaces in Middle Eastern manuscript libraries

28.05.2024 14:00 – 15:00

What happened to old Arabic manuscripts in premodern manuscript libraries?

Ahmed El Shamsy Eirik Hovden

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Leveraging AI for anti-corruption: From evidence to impact

06.06.2024 10:00 – 11:30

AI offers a double-edged sword in anti-corruption efforts, uncovering hidden wrongdoing while potentially enabling new fraud and exacerbating bias. This seminar tackles these challenges, exploring how to harness AI for good in building a more transparent and accountable system.
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Ghosts in the Machine: Technology and Imperialism in Maritime Asia

20.06.2024 12:00 – 13:30

Welcome to a guest lecture with Eric Tagliacozzo.

Eric Tagliacozzo Edyta Roszko

English

Bergen Exchanges on Law and Social Transformation 2024

19.08.2024 – 23.08.2024

Welcome to a week of public, multi-disciplinary discussions on law and lawfare.

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Don’t worry, here you can find recordings and summaries from most of our past evens.

Events

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Who’s who in the Middle East? An introduction

Develop an in-depth understanding of key actors in the region.

Who’s who in the Middle East? The Houthis

Already engaged in a devastating civil war in Yemen, the Houthi movement is now picking a war with the West. Who are they?

Book salon: When Misfortune Becomes Injustice

Alicia Ely Yamin in conversation with Siri Gloppen and UiB students.

Book salon: The Significance of Sámi Rights

Dorothee Cambou in conversation with Siri Gloppen and UiB students.

Book salon: Choice and Conscience

Satang Nabaneh in conversation with Siri Gloppen and UiB students.

Book salon: Judicial Politics in Polarized times

Thomas M. Keck in conversation with Siri Gloppen and UiB students.

Book salon: The Impossible Imperative

Jill D. Berrick in conversation with Siri Gloppen and UiB students.

Book salon: The Law As a Conversation Among Equals

Roberto Gargarella in conversation with Siri Gloppen and UiB students.
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The History of Palestine Solidarity in Scandinavia and the World

What is Palestine solidarity and how did it emerge and develop globally?

Book salon: Social Rights Judgments and the Politics of Compliance

Malcolm Langford in conversation with Siri Gloppen and UiB students.

Book salon: Queer Lawfare in Africa

Adrian Jjuuko in conversation with Siri Gloppen and UiB students.

Book salon: Limits of Judicialization

Daniel Brinks in conversation with Siri Gloppen and UiB students.

Bergen Global is a joint initiative between the University of Bergen and Chr. Michelsen Institute that addresses global challenges.