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1 Global Development Challenges

2 BSRS 2008 Full Program Thursday 7 August Time Event Venue Arrival Day Hotel Scandic Bergen City, Håkonsgt. 2 16:00-19:00 Registration 19:00-21:00 Informal get together and dinner Friday 8 August Time Event Venue 08:30 Guided walk from Scandic Hotel to BSRS venue 09:00-10:00 Official opening - Welcome by Professor Kjersti Fløttum, Vice-Rector for International Relations, University of Bergen (UiB) - short Introduction to the BSRS, Asun Lera St.Clair, Associate Professor and Director BSRS - Greetings from partners of BSRS and invited guests - Songs, Ole Bull Academy - Official opening by Professor Sigmund Grønmo, Rector, University of Bergen Law Faculty Auditorium 2 10:00-10:45 Plenary Session: Thomas Pogge, Leitner Professor of Philosophy and International Affairs, Yale University: Global Justice and Global Development Challenges Chair: Bertil Tungodden, Professor, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) 10:45-11:15 Coffee / tea 11:15-13:00 Plenary Session Cont. : Questions and answers Short presentation of the Summer School Courses by Course Leaders 13:00-14:00 Lunch 14:00-16:00 Doctoral courses: Lecture 1 Law Faculty Seminar rooms 16:00-16:30 Coffee / tea 16:30-19:00 Practical information and guided tour to the Bergen University Libraries (see details in page 14)

3 Saturday 9 August Time Event Venue 09:00-11:00 Doctoral courses: Lecture 2 Law Faculty Seminar rooms 11:00-11:30 Coffee / tea 11:30-13:00 Written essays: Presentation of abstracts. Group discussion 13:00-14:00 Lunch 14:00-16:00 Plenary Session: Victoria Lawson, Thomas L. & Margo G. Wyckoff, Endowed Professor, Department of Geography, University of Washington: Beyond Global Poverty: Geographies of Privilege and Responsibility Chair: Gunnar Sørbo, Director, Christian Michelsen Institute (CMI) Law Faculty Auditorium 2 16:00-16:30 Coffee / tea 16:30-17:10 Plenary Panel Debate: Brainstorming the Ideal World Bank Report on Global Poverty organised in collaboration with the Worldwide Universities Network (WUN) Critical Global Poverty Studies Group (see separate program) Law Faculty Auditorium 2 Sunday 10 August Time Event Venue 09:00-11:00 Doctoral courses: Lecture 3 Law Faculty Seminar rooms 11:00-11:30 Coffee / tea 11:30-13:00 Written essays: Presentation of abstracts. Group discussion 13:00-14:00 Lunch 14:00-16:00 Doctoral courses: Lecture 4 16:00-16:30 Coffee / tea 18:00-21:00 Informal debate: Poverty and Human Rights hosted by the Rafto Foundation (see separate program) Student Centre, Auditorium Parkveien 1 3

4 Monday 11 August Time Event Venue 08:45-11:00 University of Bergen Library Sessions: Information Management for Knowledge Creation: Tracing research information (Library group sessions, see venues in page 14) Bergen Museum, Lion Statue 11:00-11:30 Coffee / tea 11:30-13:00 UiB Library Session continued (plenary) Research dissemination in a global context Copyright issues in publishing Law Faculty Auditorium 2 13:00-14:00 Lunch Law Faculty 14:00-15:30 Plenary Panel Debate: The Labyrinths of Poverty and Inequality in Latin America and the Caribbean, organised in collaboration with the CLACSO-CROP (see separate program) Auditorium 2 15:30-15:45 Coffee / tea 15:45-17:30 Plenary Panel Debate: (continued) 18:00-19:00 Guided walking tour to Håkonshallen Departure Scandic Hotel 19:00-21:00 Reception hosted by the City of Bergen Håkonshallen Tuesday 12 August Time Event Venue 09:00-11:00 Doctoral courses: Lecture 5 Law Faculty Seminar rooms 11:00-11:30 Coffee / tea / Watching the Parade of Sails 11:30-13:00 Written essays: Presentation of abstracts. Group discussion 13:00-14:00 Lunch 14:00-16:00 Doctoral courses: Lecture 6 16:00-16:30 Coffee/tea 4

5 Wednesday 13 August Time Event Venue 09:00-11:00 Plenary Session: Sabina Alkire, Oxford Poverty & Human Development Initiative, University of Oxford: New Frontiers in Capability and Multidimensional Poverty Chair: Desmond McNeill, Research Professor, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), University of Oslo Law Faculty Auditorium 2 11:00-11:30 Coffee / tea 11:30-13:00 Written essays: Presentation of abstracts. Group discussion 13:00-14:00 Lunch 14:00-16:00 Doctoral courses: Lecture 7 16:00-16:30 Coffee / tea Law Faculty Seminar rooms 17:15 Funicular to Fløien Fløibanen 18:00-22:00 Dinner at Fløien Folkerestaurant Fløien Thursday 14 August Please note, all events and courses will take place at Hotel Scandic Time Event Venue 09:00-11:00 Doctoral courses: Lecture 8 Hotel Scandic seminar rooms 11:00-11:30 Coffee / tea 11:30-13:00 Written essays: Presentation of abstracts. Group discussion 13:00-14:00 Lunch 14:00-16:00 Doctoral courses: Lecture 9 16:00-16:30 Coffee / tea 17:40 Walking to Ole Bulls plass Departure from Scandic Hotel Grands selskapslokaler, Ole Bulls plass 18:00-21:00 Informal debate: What is Fair Trade? organised in collaboration with the Bergen Chamber of Commerce and Industry (see separate program) 5

6 Friday 15 August Time Event Venue 09:00-11:00 Plenary Panel Debate: The Poverty of Knowledge: Research-Based Education for Global Development Challenges organised in collaboration with the Knowledge and Politics Research Group KnowPol (see separate program) Faculty of law Auditorium 2 11:00-11:30 Coffee / tea 11:30-13:00 Doctoral courses: Lecture 10 13:00-14:00 Lunch 14:00-16:00 Doctoral courses 16:00-16:30 Coffee / tea Saturday 16 August Time Event Venue 09:00-11:00 Doctoral courses: Work on Student reports from each of the courses. What have we learned? Instruction will be given by course leaders Law Faculty Seminar rooms 11:00-11:30 Coffee Break 11:30-14:00 Plenary Student Reports Presentation Chair: Asun Lera St.Clair 14:00-15:00 Lunch 15:00-16:00 Formal closure of BSRS 2008 Short presentation of BSRS :30 Bus transport to the Norwegian composer Edvard Grieg s home, Troldhaugen. Concert by students from the Grieg Academy, University of Bergen 21:30 Return to Scandic Hotel Law Faculty Auditorium 2 Departure from Hotel Scandic Bergen City, Håkonsgt. 2 Sunday 17 August Departure Day 6

7 Formal opening of the Bergen Summer Research School (BSRS) 2008 Friday 8 August, 09:00-13:00 University of Bergen (UiB), Jussbygget (Law Faculty), Dragefjellet, Magnus Lagabøtes plass 1 Program 09:00-10:00 Welcome by Professor Kjersti Fløttum, Vice-Rector for International Relations, University of Bergen (UiB) short introduction to BSRS, associate Professor Asun Lera St.Clair, Director of BSRS (UiB) Greetings from Jesper W. Simonsen, Director for Global Issues Program, Research Council of Norway Traditional Norwegian songs Kim André Rysstad, Student, Ole Bull Academy Greetings from Partner Rectors and Directors: rector Jan I. Haaland, Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH) Director Gunnar M. Sørbø, Christian Michelsen Institute (CMI) rector Eli Bergsvik, Bergen University College (HiB) Director Arne S. Svindland, Unifob AS Formal opening by Professor Sigmund Grønmo, rector, University of Bergen 10:00-10:45 Open plenary lecture by Professor Thomas Pogge, Yale University: Global Justice and Global Development Challenges Chair: Professor Bertil Tungodden, NHH 10:45-11:15 Coffee break 11:15-13:00 For BSRS participants: Discussion, presentation of courses and plenary events, practical information 7

8 Brainstorming the Ideal World Bank Development Report on Global Poverty saturday 9 August, 16:30-19:00 Law Faculty, Auditorium 2 Plenary Debate Co-organized with the Worldwide Universities Network (WUN) Critical Global Studies Group Aim: To discuss elements and themes framing a policy-oriented report addressing the challenges of global poverty in the context of unsustainability and affluence. Program 16:30 introduction and Chair : Victoria Lawson, Thomas L. & Margo G. Wyckoff Endowed Professor, Department of Geography, University of Washington, Seattle Presentations Economic performance, distribution, and social disparities: Lessons from the Nordic model Karl Ove Moene, Professor Department of Economics, University of Oslo and Director of the Research Centre of Excellence on Equality, Social Organization, and Economic Performance (ESOP) The Role of a Progressive Global and Regional Social Policy Bob Deacon, Professor of International Social Policy, University of Sheffield and Director of Globalism and Social Policy Programme (GASSP) Beyond the Poverty Paradigm: Economic Justice in the New Gilded Age Alice O Connor, Professor, Department of History, University of California, Santa Barbara (USA) Human Security: Global Environmental change, Economic Globalization and the Global Poor Karen O Brian, Professor department of geography, University of Oslo and chair of the Global Environmental Change and Human Security Programme (GECHS) and Asun Lera St.Clair, University of Bergen Discussion from floor and panel reaction 8

9 Poverty and Human Rights Sunday 10 August, 18:00-21:00 Student Center, Auditorium Parkveien 1 Plenary Roundtable Debate organised in collaboration with the Rafto Foundation for Human Rights Aim: to reflect on when and how poverty may reasonably be considered a human rights violation. It will attempt to clarify the challenges, advantages, and disadvantages of working against poverty as a human rights problem with special emphasis on the Dalits (untouchables), one of the most marginalized groups on the Indian subcontinent. Chairs Siri Gloppen and Asun Lera St.Clair, Board Members, Rafto Foundation Introduction Arne Liljedahl Lynngård, Chairman Rafto Prize Committee Presentations Thomas Pogge, Professor of Philosophy and International Affairs, Yale University (USA), and Research Director at the Center for the Study of the Mind and Nature, University of Oslo Surinder Singh Jodhka, Professor of Sociology, Centre for the Study of Social Systems, School of Social Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi, and Director at the Indian Institute of Dalit Studies Madhu Malhotra, Amnesty International Deputy Programme Director for the Asia-Pacific region Paul Divakar, Co-Founder and National Convenor of the National Campaign for Dalit Human Rights (NCDHR), recipient of the Rafto Prize for human rights work in 2007 Erna Solberg, Leader of the Norwegian conservative party Høyre, Vice-Chair of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Norwegian Parliament, and candidate for Prime Minister in the upcoming parliamentary elections Coordinator: Iver Ørstavik, ( / , 9

10 The Labyrinths of Poverty and Inequality in Latin America and the Caribbean -Poverty Research: from Theory to Policy Monday 11 August, 14:00-18:00 Law Faculty, Auditorium 2 Plenary roundtable/panel debate: In collaboration with the CLACSO-CROP Program on Poverty Aim: Giving an interdisciplinary and comparative analysis of the complex relationship between poverty and inequality in Latin America and the Caribbean, with a critical look at how poverty research does or can (or does not or cannot) influence pro-poor policy in this regional context. Program/panelists Chair: Hans Egil Offerdal, Coordinator CROP/CLACSO-CROP Business and social equity in Latin America, Benedicte Bull, Associate Professor, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), Norway Getting closer to the nexus between (poverty) research and policy: moving from the ivory tower to the crystal house, Alberto D. Cimadamore, Professor, School of Social Sciences, Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA)/ CLACSO-CROP, Argentina Inspiring Policy, Creating Poverty: Academia and the Vagaries of Poverty Reduction in Latin America, John-Andrew McNeish, Senior Researcher, Chr.Michelsens Institute (CMI), Norway Human Rights from Below: Contemporary social movements and emerging strategies against poverty and inequality in the Americas, Camilo Pérez Bustillo, Research Professor, Human Rights Program, Universidad Autónoma de la Ciudad de México (UACM), México Poverty and Inequality in Latin America: setbacks and recurrences, Laura Tavares Soares, Professor, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro and Researcher, Laboratorio de Politicas Publicas (Public Policies Laboratory), Universidade Estadual do Rio de Janeiro (LPP/UERJ), Brasil Q&A session/panel debate 10

11 What is Fair Trade? Thursday 14 August, 18:00-21:00 Grand Selskapslokaler, Ole Bullsplass Plenary Roundtable co-organised with the Bergen chamber of Commerce and Industry Aim: Discuss what we mean by fair trade and fair trade initiatives. Programme Welcome by Bergen Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Kjersti Fløttum, Professor/Vice-Rector, University of Bergen Introduction by Anna Milford, PhD Student, Norwegian School of Economics and Business administration (NHH) Exploring the Dilemmas and Potential of the Fair Trade Movement; Douglas Murray, Center for Fair and Alternative Trade Studies, Colorado State University Experiences from running a fair trade craft enterprise; Kjersti Holtar, Managing Director, Isandi Short break Challenges in making coffee trade fair, Olav Munch, Managing Director, Kaffehuset Friele A/S An economist s point of view on fair trade, Victor Norman, Professor, NHH Light food and beverages Debate In addition to the speakers, the panel members are: Alexander Cappelen, Economist/Philosopher NHH; Sabina Alkire, Economist/Philosopher, University of Oxford; Chair: Ivar Kolstad, Senior Researcher, Chr Michelsen Institute 11

12 The Poverty of Knowledge: Research-Based Education for Global Development Challenges Friday 15 August, 09:00-11:00 Plenary Roundtable Debate organised in collaboration with Knowledge and Politics Research Group Aim: to discuss the challenges of an unequal global distribution of knowledge and the role that institutions like the Bergen Summer Research School and development studies (and studies for development) may have in correcting these poverty of knowledge. Coordinator: Tor Halvorsen Presentations Politics and the Poverty of Knowledge, Tor Halvorsen, Associate Professor, Department of Administration and Organization, University of Bergen Higher education and inequality - global discourse vs. local embeddedness, Ivar Bleiklie, Professor and chair, Department of Administration and Organisation, University of Bergen Challenges for Higher Education in Africa, Takyiwaa Manuh, Professor and Director Institute of African Studies, University of Ghana Legon, and Member of the Regional Scientific Committee for Africa, UNESCO Forum on Higher Education, Research and Knowledge A new Task for Development Studies: Research Education for the Global South? Gunnar Sørbo, Director, Christian Michelsen Institute Presentation of the Open Access E-Journal BSRS: Research Based Education for Global Development Challenges; Rune Nilsen, Director Centre for International Health, UIB 10:00-11:00 Panel Debate Chair of debate, Kjersti Fløttum, Vice Rector for International Relations, UiB 12

13 Library Sessions 1 Friday 8 August Guided tours on Friday 8 th August at 16:30-19:00 Guided tours of the Bergen University Library with practical information will start from two locations; at the Psychology, Education and Health Library (Christiesgate 12) and at the Arts Library (Haakon Sheteligs plass 7). Participants will be guided to these two locations from the Law Faculty auditorium by staff from the libraries. Monday 11 August 08:45-11:00 Information Management for Knowledge Creation: Tracing Research Information (Workshops) All will meet at Bergen Museum (Lion Statue) at 08:45 and library course leaders will guide participants to their respective libraries and seminar rooms. After the Workshop sessions, participants will be guided to the Law Faculty for the plenary lectures. 11:30-13:00 Research Dissemination in a Global Context and Copyright Issues in Publishing, Law Faculty, Auditorium 2 1 For full information about the library sessions please see my space 13

14 Course 1: Development from Below: Empowering the Poor Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH) Venue: Law Faculty New Building Seminar Room 4 Course Leaders Kjetil Bjorvatn Professor, NHH Bertil Tungodden Professor and chair, Department of Development Economics, NHH Invited course leaders Magnus Hatlebakk Senior Researcher, CMI Ottar Mæstad Senior Researcher, Christian Michelsen Institute (CMI) Jakob Svensson Professor of Development Economics, Institute for International Economic Studies, Stockholm University Students Annita Annies Copenhagen University/Danish Institute for International Studies, Kenya Frederik Hendrik Frank Flinterman University of Groningen, Netherlands Soumitra Ghosh International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), India Kimo Gouy University of Juba, Sudan M.L. Eveline Hage University of Groningen, the Netherlands Amin Haleeb University of Khartoum, Sudan Mélanie Lefèvre University of Liege, Belgium Xiaozi Liu NHH, China Abel Mucunguzi Gulu University, Uganda Naboth Namara University of Limerick, Ireland, Uganda Cathrin Fløgstad Olaniyan University of Bergen, Norway Astrid Marie Jorde Sandsør University of Oslo, Norway Franci Schabort The Norwegian University of Life Sciences, South Africa Justin Urassa University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, UK, Tanzania 14

15 Course 2: Human Rights in Development Christian Michelsens Institute (CMI) Venue: Law Faculty Old Building Seminar Room B Course Leaders Siri Gloppen Senior Researcher and Associate Professor, CMI/UiB Ivar Kolstad Senior Researcher, CMI Invited course leaders Jacki Dugard Centre for Applied Legal Studies, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa Roberto Gargarella Professor of Law and Constitutional Theory, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella, Buenos Aires, Argentina/ CMI Ali Yamin Human Rights Programme, Harvard Law School, USA Students Polycarp Africanus Institute of Social Work and University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Cuthbert Baataar University of Ghana, LEGON, Ghana Asaf Grauer Valencia University, Spain Diego Guevara FLACSO, Colombia Margaret Ifeoma Abazie Humphrey Newcastle University, UK, Nigeria Hilde Jakobsen Faculty of Psychology, University of Bergen, Norway Sharon Katuura Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda Sonia Malik Ahfad University for Women, Sudan Christine Kagoro Namutebi Makerere University, Uganda Phillip Pasirayi University of Lancaster, Zimbabwe Hector Javier Sánchez Pérez Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona, Mexico Renante Pilapil Katholieke Universiteit Leven and Ateneo de Davao University, Philippines Kristi Staveland-Sæter University of Bergen, Norway Liv Tønnessen University of Bergen/Chr. Michelsen Institute, Norway Yamile León Vargas Universidad Andina Simon Bolivar, Colombia Vibeke Wang University of Bergen, Norway Zerihun Woldeselassie University of Bergen, Ethiopia 15

16 Course 3: Professions and Societal Development Bergen University College (HiB) Venue: Law Faculty Old Building Seminar Room C Course Leaders Tor Halvorsen Associate Professor, Department of Administration and Organization Theory, UiB Tom Skauge Associate Professor, HiB and Scientific Director, CROP Invited Course Leaders Francis Appiah Professor, Executive Secretary of the National African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM), Governing Council Secretariat, Ghana Camilo Pérez-Bustillo Professor, Autonomous University of Mexico City Janet Harris Associate Professor, Centre for Knowledge Based Practice, HiB Konrad K. Jarausch Professor, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Thorolf Krüger Professor, Faculty of Education, HiB Anne-Mette Magnussen Associate Professor, HiB Kjell Underlid Professor, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, HiB Students Augustine Agugua University of Lagos, Nigeria Awad Ahmed Suleiman Abboad Neelain University, Sudan Kassahun Berhanu Alemu Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia Kukunda Bacwayo Uganda Christian University, Uganda Léonidas Barakamfitiye University of Burundi, Burundi Justice Bawole University of Ghana, Ghana Hosam Elemam Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation, Egypt Yasin Elhadary University of Khartoum, Sudan Amani Elrayes Institute of National Planning, Egypt Tsegay Gebrelibanos NTNU (Norway), Ethiopia Patience Linda Madoma University of Zimbabwe but studying at University of Bergen, Zimbabwe Roberts Muriisa Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Uganda Mary Mwiandi University of Nairobi, Kenya Azunu Richardson University of Ghana, Ghana Khalifa Salah Eldin University of Science & Technology, Sudan Rebecca Sima University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Ajwang Warria University of Capte Town, Kenya 16

17 Course 5: Research Methods, Impacts and Adaptation Policies: A Course on Research Methods in Climate Change and Health University of Bergen (UiB), Centre for International Health; Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research; Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Centre Venue: Law Faculty New Building Seminar Room 1 Computer Room / Reading Room 8 (304) Course Leaders Bernt Lindtjørn Professor, Centre for International Health, UiB Helge Drange Professor, Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Centre Asgeir Sorteberg Researcher, Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research, UiB/Unifob Invited Course Leader Rainer Sauerborn Professor, Department of Tropical Hygiene and Public Health, University of Heidelberg, Germany Students Bawa Yussif Adam University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana Aysina Ayanlade Obafemi Awolowo University, Ife, Nigeria Yazidhi Bamutaze Makerere University, Uganda Haileeyesus Adamu Belay Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia Herbjørn Heggen University of Bergen, Norway Diriba Korecha University of Bergen, Ethiopia Torleif Markussen Lunde University of Bergen, Norway Sylvie Olifson-Houriet Global Forum for Health Research (not academic, but rather advocacy organization), Switzerland Emuobosa Orijemie University of Ibadan, Ibadan Niegria, Nigeria Hildebrando Palacios University of Bergen, Peru William Pallangyo University of Manchester, Tanzania Keshav Prasad Paudel University of Bergen, Nepal Dereje Tesfahun Mengistu University of Bergen, Ethiopia David Tordrup University of Aarhus, United Kingdom Ellen Marie Viste University of Bergen, Norway Anke Weisheit Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Germany 17

18 Course 6: Rich and poor countries: Global History matters University of Bergen (UiB), Department of Archaeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion Venue: Law Faculty Old Building Seminar Room D Course Leaders Camilla Brautaset Associate Professor, Department of Archaeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion, UiB Eivind Heldaas Seland Associate Professor, Department of Archaeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion, UiB Invited course leader Regina Grafe Associate Professor, Northwestern University, Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences, Department of History Guest Lecturer Renate Lunde Phd Candidate, Department of Archaeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion, UiB Inger Marie Okkenhaug Researcher, Unifob Global Stig Tenold Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH) Students Florencia Antía Instituto Universitário de Pesquisas de Rio de Janeiro (IUPERJ), Universidad Candido Mendes, Brazil, Uruguay Urenna Best CEF Spain, Panama Lars Christian Bruno Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH), Norway Rosana Campos Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil Olumide Ekanade University of Ibadan, Nigeria Flavio Gaitán IUPERJ Instituto Universitário de Pesquisas do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Argentina Shushanik Grigoryan Yerevan State University, Armenia Emmanuel Havugimana National University of Rwanda, Rwanda Daniel Munevar University of Texas at Austin, Colombia Samuel Ntewusu University of Ghana/ University of Leiden, Netherlands, Ghana Marco Romero Universidad Andina Simón Bolívar, Quito - Ecuador, Ecuador Gaspard Rwanyiziri National University of Rwanda, Rwanda Monica Mjøs Værholm NHH, Norway 18

19 Course 7: Introduction to mixed methods research University of Bergen (UiB), Research Centre for Health Promotion (HEMIL) Venue: Law Faculty Old Building Seminar Room A Course Leaders Elisabeth Fosse Associate Professor, HEMIL, UiB Gro Therese Lie Professor, HEMIL, UiB Maurice B. Mittelmark Professor, HEMIL, UiB Students David Ader The Pennsylvania State University, USA Zerupa Akello Makerere University, Uganda María Victoria Sotelo Bovino Postgraduate Center, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of the Republic, Uruguay Chibanda Dickson University of Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe Ingunn Marie Stadskleiv Engebretsen Centre for International Health, Norway Siv Førde Sogn og Fjordane University College, Norway Beatrice Halii University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Salma Mohamed Ibrahim Ahfad University for Women, Sudan Gerald Kagambirwe Karyeija University of Bergen, Uganda Wisal Khalifa Ahfad University for Women, Sudan Alemnesh Hailemariam Mirkuzie UiB, Ethiopia Lilian Alfred Msuya Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Tanzania Peace Musiimenta Makerere University, Uganda Mai Cecilie Stabell University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Norway Kjersti Balle Tharaldsen University of Stavanger, Norway Alfred Twinamatsiko Faculty of Arts, Makerere University, Uganda Rahwa Weldemichael University of Oslo, Ethiopia Lubasi Ziwa University of Zambia, Zambia 19

20 Course 8: Global Reconfigurations of Poverty and the Public: Anthropological perspectives and ethnographic challenges University of Bergen (UiB), Department of Social Anthropology Venue: Law Faculty New Building Seminar Room 5 Course Leader Vigdis Broch-Due Professor, Department of Social Anthropology, UiB Invited course leaders Jean Comaroff Professor of Anthropology and of Social Sciences, Department of Anthropology, University of Chicago Alice O Connor Professor, Department of History, University of California, Santa Barbara Students Peter Kodzo Atakuma Agbodza University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana Paula Lucia Aguilar Universidad de Buenos Aires - Facultad de Ciencias Sociales, Argentina Jean Desire Banga Amvene University of Bergen, Cameroon Anna Barford University of Sheffield, United Kingdom Saafo Boye University of Bergen, Kenya Tatiana Britto University of Brasilia, Brazil Sarah Dsane Institute of African Studies, Ghana Øyvind Eggen NUPI, Norway Reidun Helen Faye University of Bergen, Norway Camilla Hansen University of Oslo, Norway Cecilia Jonsson Health Sciences and Social Work, Sweden Guma Kunda Komey University of Juba, Sudan Jessica Jemima Mzamu University of Malawi, Malawi Eria Olowo Onyango Makerere University, Uganda Paul Onyango University of Tromsø, Norwegian College of Fishery Science, Tanzania Camila Pastor De Maria Y Campos University of California, Los Angeles, Mexico Nils Gunnar Songstad University of Bergen, Norway Håkon Tveit University of Bergen, Norway Rosa María Voghon Hernández University of Havana, Cuba 20

21 Course 9: Disability, Illness, and Poverty: Identities on the margin and the effects of global forces Unifob, Stein Rokkan Centre for Interdisciplinary Social Studies (The Rokkan Centre) Venue: Law Faculty New Building Seminar Room 3 Course Leader Jan-Kåre Breivik Researcher, Rokkan Centre Invited Course Leader Stuart Blume Professor, Department of Anthropology and Sociology, University of Amsterdam Students Deborah Atobrah University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana Judith Atuhaire University of Ireland, Uganda Dominika Bednarska UC Berkeley, Poland Maria Camargo University of Alberta, Colombia Mehari Getaneh Ethiopia Bjørn Hamre Professionshøjskolen København, University College, Denmark Mohammad Islam Peking University, Bangladesh Patrick Stefan Kermit, NTNU, Norway María Jimena Mantilla Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA), Argentina Djatou Medard University of Yaoundé I, Cameroon Veronika Repikova Faculty of Humanities, Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic Inger Solheim Bergen University College, Norway Asahngwa Tanywe University of Yaounde 1, Cameroon Carolina Valdebenito Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Chile 21

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