Nettsider med emneord «IKOS» - Side 2

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.

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.

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.

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.

Image may contain: Nature, Daytime, Green, Leaf, Sunlight.
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?

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.

Snail with house on a green leaf.
Publisert 19. feb. 2020 17:08

What happens when actors with different interests claims access to the same natural and cultural site? OSEH professor II Thom van Dooren explores some of the complexities of conservation in the context of deep histories and ongoing realities of colonization and militarization.

 
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Publisert 14. okt. 2019 10:28

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

Publisert 11. sep. 2020 20:50

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

OSEH Logo on a diagonally offset background of waves
Publisert 15. mars 2019 16:23

Director Ursula Münster presents plans and visions for the Oslo School of Environmental Humanities in 2019 and beyond.

Artwork: Gold coated maple tree seeds on a smooth surface
Publisert 5. mai 2019 13:57

How to create a multispecies city where nonhuman species feel at home? How to cultivate urban ecological alternatives from ruins? This week, we have invited artist, urban interventionist and beekeper Marius Presterud to share his experiences working with the Oslo Apiary & Aviary.

Poster saying "Climate change is worse than homework"
Publisert 21. mai 2019 11:45

How to change educational institutions in times of climate crisis and species extinction? How to "green" schools and universities to build a livable future?  This week, we have invited Sidsel Roalkvam, Director of the Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM) at UiO to talk about sustainability in education.

Illustration of whale from 19th century book
Publisert 21. mai 2019 10:57

Kristin Asdal from UiO's Centre for Technology, Innovation and Culture (TIK) talks on the whaling controversy in the late 19th century.

Image may contain: Green, Sphere, Earth, Water, World.
Publisert 4. sep. 2020 13:34

An introduction to the system for waste management, including a local example of resources in a closed loop; your food waste.

Image may contain: Pedestrian, Fun, Night, Crowd.
Publisert 5. okt. 2020 14:16

This week, the curator, producer and artist James Finucane introduces the long and honourable tradition of subvertising ('subverting advertising'). We will learn about the background behind this 'protest art' movement, it's various forms and functions, and, perhaps most importantly, the tools and know-how to do it yourself.

 
A close-up of a bee caught in a spider's webb
Publisert 14. mai 2021 13:53

What kind of careful attention to the meaningful lives of other species does film making engender? What sort of perspectives may it open up and/or foreclose? In this talk, filmmaker Asgeir Helgestad and historian of science Ageliki Lefkaditou, draw on three of their documentary projects on climate change and biodiversity loss to discuss how filming may convey the complex relationships that such processes provoke and threaten.

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.

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.

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.