November 28 at 3:15 PM – 5:00 PM
2017 Claude Ake Memorial Lecture
On 28th of November (15:15-17:00), Prof. Rachid Tlemçani will give his Claude Ake Memorial Lecture. The title of the lecture is Poverty and Elites in Africa: Towards a New Thinking in an Era of Global Transformation. The lecture will be held in the Uppsala University Main Building, room IX, Biskopsgatan 3, Uppsala. You are most welcome!
November 29 at 5:15 PM – 7:00 PM
Alumni Talk by the Swedish Ambassador to Afghanistan
November 30 at 1:15 PM – 2:45 PM
The Speaker Series lectures are open to the public. Unless otherwise indicated, the talks are held at 13.15-14.45 in Room 3576 at the Dept. of Government. Most welcome!
December 5 at 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
ViEWS brownbag series
Welcome to brownbag seminars hosted by the Views program at the Department of Peace and Conflict Research. The seminars will be held at 12.00-13.00 at the Department. The presentations will be classical 'brownbags' with a 10-minute presentation and subsequent discussion. The seminars are open for everyone to attend.
December 8 at 10:15 AM
Sponsors of War: State Support for Rebel Groups in Civil Conflicts
This dissertation contains four individual essays that each seeks to advance our knowledge of state support to rebel movements.
December 12 at 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Philosophy Tea 2017
The sessions of Philosophy Tea at the Regina Theatre continues also for the autumn 2017 with three sessions. Professor Peter Wallensteen and Lecturer Daniel Ogden will discuss Ibn Khaldun on 12 December.
December 13 at 10:30 AM – 11:45 AM
Nobel lectures 2017: The Peace Prize
An open panel discussion is held on the topic of the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize. Panelists: Beatrice Fihn, ICAN, and Josefin Lind, Svenska Läkare mot Kärnvapen. Moderator: Professor Peter Wallensteen
January 26 at 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Winter Conferment Ceremony
The Conferment Ceremony is a ceremony for all who have completed their PhDs during the year. The people of Uppsala recognise the day because cannon salutes are fired in the morning and during the actual ceremony. New doctorates and honorary doctorates are conferred and several prizes and medals are awarded at the grand Winter Conferment Ceremony in the Grand Auditorium.
February 6 at 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Welcome to Philosophy Tea at Regina Theatre.
March 22 at 1:15 PM – 2:45 PM
‘Attitudinal and Emotional Consequences of Islamist Terrorism in Europe’