Nettsider med emneord «HF»

Mountain, Road, Skyline, Houses, Sunrise
Publisert 5. feb. 2020 16:24

How to get beyond a neoclassical theory of economic growth? Economist Marie Storli, leader of Rethinking Economics Norway will speak about ways of rethinking and democratizing standard economic theories on which climate-economy models are based.

People, Family, Guiding, Windmills, Sun,
Publisert 5. feb. 2020 11:28

What role does energy play in fighting climate change and achieving more sustainable societies? Vebjørn Bakken, theoretical chemist and director of UiO:Energy, presents the work of UiO:Energy, its interdisciplinary approach, and why there is a need for such an initiative.

fin whale skeleton, display, temple,
Publisert 4. feb. 2020 19:50

How can the environmental humanities engage more critically with topics of religion? Associate professor in Japan Studies and project leader Aike Rots presents Whales of Power and the research project's main objectives.

Piglet, Close up
Publisert 2. feb. 2020 20:48

How can modern food production become more animal friendly? Live Kleveland, co-founder of the Norwegian Animal Protection Alliance, highlights the aspect of animal welfare in production of sustainable food.

Cattle, Farm, Birds
Publisert 2. feb. 2020 20:43

How come western countries consume more meat than ever despite of its negative impacts? Agronomist, ethnologist and cultural historian, Karen Lykke Syse, talks about how meat consumption in Norway is being justified by history and culture.

Dust, Storm, Neighborhood, Street, Houses
Publisert 27. jan. 2020 09:45

How does soil intersect with global justice, conservation ideals and changing environmental sensibilities? Environmental historian and museum curator Libby Robin talks about soil in local and global perspectives, in light of the current Australian summer. 

Road, Gravel, Rocky Landscape
Publisert 16. jan. 2020 15:23

How does the construction and development of land based wind power affect nature and people's relationship to the outdoors? Vidar Lindefjeld, legal advisor and co-founder of La Naturen Leve, talks about the impact of interventions in nature caused by wind power structures.

sun, sky, wood, car store
Publisert 15. jan. 2020 11:02

How to address the double bind between growth and sustainability? In this talk, anthropologist Thomas Hylland Eriksen engages with the climate crisis in Queensland, Australia. He asks how different knowledge regimes identify and interpret facts differently, and how this creates conflicting depictions of the world and solutions to humanity's problems.

Studentparlamentet, Villa Eika, building, exterior, pride flag
Publisert 20. des. 2019 19:16

How can the University of Oslo become a greener university? Christen Andreas Wroldsen, president of UiO's Student Parliament, will talk about the need to build a more sustainable UiO.

 
water, rocks, Nysnø logo
Publisert 20. des. 2019 15:37

The Paris Agreement calls for global finance flows to enable its climate goals and increased climate resilience. Lene Hodge from Nysnø Climate Investments, a Norwegian state-owned climate investment company, will present how finance can rise to this challenge.

landscape, sand, wanter, car, broken building structures
Publisert 20. des. 2019 14:32

Earth system scientist Jana Sillmann introduces her work for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and shows how climate extremes and their associated risks are assessed across disciplines.

 Map of Iceland, first published in 1570, showing the volcano Hekla
Publisert 8. nov. 2019 11:26

Can musical aesthetics register the turbulence of living together with volcanoes? Tore Størvold talks about geosociality and the ecocritical analysis of Icelandic music.

Image may contain: Fish, Illustration, Fish, Font, Salmon.
Publisert 6. nov. 2019 15:58

Can we integrate art and academic practice to find new ways of representing other-than-human species? How do we engage in storytelling that adequately describes our kinship with the more-than human world?

Illustration of the climate anomaly of the 1770s, from 1772
Publisert 5. nov. 2019 15:41

How have past societies dealt with climate change? Dominik Collet talks about new approaches in the emerging field of climate history.

Beijing University statue of a taijiquan practitioner wearing a face mask
Publisert 4. nov. 2019 11:11

How do people’s experiences and fears of air pollution transform into new visions of sustainability and creative forms of action? We have invited Mette Halskov Hansen to talk about the Airborne project, exploring the human dimensions of air pollution in China.

book cover "our entangled futures"
Publisert 15. okt. 2019 16:27

Is it time to tell a new story about climate change? Karen O'Brien talks on the potential of stories to empower social change.

children's shoes in the sand
Publisert 15. okt. 2019 13:14

What is the relationship between education and sustainable development? Elin Sæther talks about COSER, a research initiative aiming to explore education in light of today's complex sustainable development issues.

Image may contain: Black, White, Photograph, Black-and-white, Monochrome photography.
Publisert 14. okt. 2019 10:28

Elisabeth Ulrika Sjødahl from the Oslo School of Architecture and Design talks about Beautiful Landscapes and Heavy Pollution.

Image may contain: Water, Landmark, Water resources, Reservoir, Sky.
Publisert 10. okt. 2019 13:34

The Oslo School of Environmental Humanities (OSEH) celebrates its official opening on 1 November 2019 at SALT, a nomadic art space located at Oslo’s harbor.

collage of different types of underwater plants
Publisert 18. sep. 2019 15:37

Eli Rinde from the Norwegian Institute for Water Research (NIVA) talks about threats to the marine biodiversity in Norway and possible solutions.

Iceberg floating in the sea
Publisert 18. sep. 2019 14:57

Can we extract water from Antarctic icebergs? Dr Julia Jabour from the University of Tasmania talks on efforts to design a legal regime to regulate iceberg harvesting.

Aerial view of small settlement by the sea in Alaska
Publisert 18. sep. 2019 11:46

What are the international law implications of the Anthropocene? For this lunch discussion we have invited Research Professor Davor Vidas, a member of the Anthropocene Working Group of the International Commission on Stratigraphy.

Protesters from Exctinction Rebellion holding a banner outside the Norwegian parliament
Publisert 21. aug. 2019 15:22

The science is clear: It is understood that we are facing an unprecedented global emergency. We must act now. But how? We have invited Inger Østenstad from Extinction Rebellion to talk about radical honesty and tactics in climate activism.

A collage of different books on climate fiction written by norwegian authors
Publisert 21. aug. 2019 10:56

Why is climate fiction so blue, and what is it good for? We have invited Sissel Furuseth to talk about how anthropogenic climate change is orchestrated in contemporary Norwegian fiction.

distracted girl on bike using smartphone
Publisert 1. aug. 2019 13:27

Is the information technology industry emerging as an increasing threat to the environment? We have invited Trine Syvertsen, professor of media and communication at UiO, to talk about reactions to toxic media, digital detox, and the 'slow media' movement.