Nettsider med emneord «IKOS»

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.

Publisert 29. apr. 2019 09:56

The Climate House is a brand new initiative at the Natural History Museum in Oslo. We invite project leader Torkjell Leira to talk about the challenges and possibilities of staging climate in a museum.

Image may contain: Nature, Sky, Cloud, Water resources, Natural landscape.
Publisert 12. jan. 2021 15:23

There has been proposed to establish a national park in Østmarka south of Oslo. It will eventually be the first one in a lowland coniferous forest in Norway. In this talk, professor Leif Ryvarden, professor in mycology at the University of Oslo, will give us his perspectives on the many national parks around Norway.

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.

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

CANCELLED.  We hope to bring Libby Robin back at another time in the future.

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. 

Image may contain: Waste, Litter, Pollution, Plastic, Scrap.
Publisert 25. feb. 2020 16:11

This workshop brings together scholars, students and administrative staff at the University of Oslo to envision ways of transforming university education in the age of the Anthropocene.

A landscape photograph portraying hills and forests. In the distance clouds are gathering.
Publisert 12. jan. 2022 18:01

In this talk, anthropologist Anselmo Matusse introduces how the Mozambican state establishes extractivism in the country and its pernicious effects on people and landscapes on the ground.

Pigs, Fence,
Publisert 2. feb. 2020 20:43

In accordance with UiO's measures to prevent spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) this event has been cancelled.

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.

Landscape with brown ground and green trees and bushes.
Publisert 21. feb. 2020 17:57

How to understand China's global investments abroad in an environmental context, and the planetary, world-making nature of global building projects? Alessandro Rippa and Roger Norum talk about what the environmental humanities can bring to this field.

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

CANCELLED.  We will try to bring Lene Hodge back at another time in the future. 

A tall man holding av small kid walkning in the sunrise towards som wind mills.
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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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: Travel, Amusement ride, Aircraft, Service, Crew.
Publisert 12. jan. 2021 11:48

How to think about territorial rights and duties in a world where the relative stability and predictability of Holocene conditions are gone? In this talk, associate professor in philosophy Alejandra Mancilla claims that political theorists require a new model for thinking about land, natural resources and our relationship to them, and suggest how this may be done.

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Publisert 18. jan. 2021 10:48

The green roadmap for the Norwegian Arts and Culture Sector aims to provide an overall status, set specific goals and propose measures to reduce the climate footprint in the sector. Project manager of the road map, Linnéa E. Svensson, will present the outline and discuss with you - are we there yet?

Image may contain: Natural environment, Grass, Sand, Grass family, Tree.
Publisert 28. sep. 2020 09:58

How and when does a being become autonomous? What makes an environment? In this talk, Sara R. Yazdani discusses her work on how notions of the environmental have been explored in contemporary and late 20th century art: art in which new alliances and new types of environmental and affective formation have been mobilized against an anthropocentric world-view.

 
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.

Dusty old LP
Publisert 29. apr. 2019 09:55

What are recordings made of, and what happens to them when they are disposed of? Kyle Devine talks on the environmental cost of music.

Dead fish on a beach
Publisert 5. mai 2019 13:59

Have we been misconcieving matter and the natural world since Descartes? Arne Johan Vetlesen talks about his new book "Cosmologies of the Anthropocene: Panpsychism, Animism, and the Limits of Posthumanism".

Cardboard boxes are piled on top of each other. Words such as "chloropfyll" and "plants" are written all over the boxes.
Publisert 28. jan. 2022 15:37
If—on our present horizon—design appears as environmental humanities gone live, education must be a key player in hatching and cultivating the awareness of this possibility. In this talk, anthropologist Theodor Barth shares his perspectives.
Vultures, Mountain, Rocks, Sky
Publisert 7. mai 2020 13:27

LiVE is a research project providing a historically informed comparative ethnography of contemporary vulture conservation in changing European landscapes. The project has been granted funding from the Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions Individual Fellowships.