Most recent petitions in Norway

  • Country: Norway
  • Language: English

Reinstate the post of Professor of Burmese at SOAS, University of London

This petition, an initiative of colleagues at the Australian National University (ANU), seeks to persuade SOAS, University of London, to reverse the decision to terminate the Professor of Burmese position, ending over a century of scholarship in the languages and linguistics of Myanmar and Southeast Asia at SOAS. Please read the full letter from ANU Burma studies colleagues, and consider signing this petition. Thank you for your valued support. Sincerely, Justin Watkins _________ To:Professor A

526 Created: 2022-08-24 Statistics

A call for solid, long-term and predictable funding of Norwegian research

In collaboration with Universities Norway (UHR), The National Union of Students in Norway (NSO) and Abelia, Forskerforbundet has initiated a petition that calls for long term and sustainable funding of research in Norway. Research is a fundamental prerequisite for solving numerous and major societal challenges at national and global level. Norway is in the midst of a green transition, which requires large investments in knowledge, technology and innovation. Research is a safety net. To be prepar

1364 Created: 2022-06-13 Statistics

Free imprisoned trade unionists in Iran/طومار برای آزادی فعالین صنفی معلمی و کارگری در ایران

نامه سرگشاده معلمان و کارگران ایران به شرکت کنندگان در یکصد و دهمین اجلاس سالانه سازمان جهانی کار، ژنو، ۲۷ ماه مه الی ۱۱ ژوئن ۲۰۲۲  ما امضا کنندگان این نامه هیات‌های نمایندگی شرکت‌کننده در یکصد و دهمین اجلاس سازمان جهانی کار، به‌خصوص هیات‌های نمایندگی کارگری-صنفی را مورد خطاب قرار می‌دهیم و توجه آن‌ها را به سرکوب‌های اخیر علیه معلمان و نمایندگان آن‌ها در کانون‌های صنفی و فعالان کارگری_صنفی  در ایران جلب می‌کنیم.    طی سالیان گذشته، به‌خصوص در ماه‌های اخیر سیاست‌های اقتصادی دولت ایران، فقر و فلاک

3204 Created: 2022-05-23 Statistics

Zet Halsema de regenboog community op straat? / Is Halsema putting the rainbow community on the street?

(ENGLISH AT BOTTOM Wat dreigt er te gebeuren? Burgemeester van Amsterdam Femke Halsema is gemeentelijk beleid aan het aanpassen om overlast op De Wallen terug te dringen. Een van die maatregelen is het beperken van de openingstijden van horeca op De Wallen tot maximaal 02:00. Voor Eagle Amsterdam (open van 23:00 – 05:00) kan dit grote gevolgen hebben.   Waarom zijn wij het er niet mee eens? Eagle Amsterdam is niet de veroorzaker van de overlast op De Wallen. Bij ons lopen geen bezoekers dronken

1444 Created: 2022-05-13 Statistics

Location for floating saunas in Oslo

During 2.5 years of operations in Aker Brygge, Oslo Fjord Spa has built up a wonderful, diverse community of people. Our saunas have become a meeting place for people from all walks of life. There is a pandemic of loneliness running rampant across the modern world and we believe our saunas have become an essential “third place” for many Oslo residents; somewhere healthy outside of their work and home environment (which is often one and the same now) where they can be themselves, socialise, conne

211 Created: 2022-04-26 Statistics

Cancel firewall for entering 5th year

Dear classmates, Recently there have been increasing questions and uncertainty amongst the 4th year international course regarding implementation supposed 'firewall'. As we are all aware, upon registration to the university we have been told of several conditions that are to be kept (amongst them, tuition, fire wall, etc.). The firewalls we were informed about were between 4th & 5th and between 10th & 11th semesters (attached pictures from our student manual we received upon starting fre

175 Created: 2022-04-02 Statistics

IKEA: pause your 27 Russian stores during the war! Let's try to make a change where we can!

IKEA’s founder Ingvar Kamprad believed he could change societies where he brings his stores. There should be NO BUSINESS AS USUAL during a time of war in Europe. Your act can have other international retail chains to follow. Spark the conversation.  IKEA has 27 stores in Russia (with e-commerce) - the same number as EU Member States. IKEA symbolically carries the blue and yellow colours just as Ukraine does. Sign this petition to encourage IKEA to lead with a symbolic example!  This petition wi

763 Created: 2022-02-25 Statistics

Compensation for Low Quality Material.

To Noroff    We, the students who have put their names and signatures to this letter, demand a compensation due to the lack of good quality material during our courses in Introduction to Programming and Discrete Mathematics at Noroff.  The reason we ask for a deduction is:  Discrete Mathematics  The overall quality of Discrete Mathematics and the abysmal presentation of assessment 1 raised conserns early in the course. As we made aware to you, there were several mistakes in the multiple-choice a

69 Created: 2022-01-07 Statistics

Petition to President Duda and Prime Minister Morawiecki on the boycott of the Games in communist China

Mr. President, Mr. Prime Minister, We appeal to you not to participate in the events related to the 24th Winter Olympic Games, which are to take place in communist China in 2022. Not far from the Olympic Village, there are concentration camps and prisons for political opponents of the totalitarian regime.The people of Poland have been respected for centuries for standing up for freedom, not only their own but also someone else's. The motto "For our freedom and yours" and the ethos of the "Solida

889 Created: 2021-12-22 Statistics

Theatre Studies must be retained as a degree subject and its future as a scientific discipline secured

Dear Kaarle Hämeri (Chancellor), Sari Lindblom (Rector) and Paula Eerola (Vice-Rector), Dear Hanna Snellman (Vice-Rector), Tom Böhling (Vice-Rector) Dear Pirjo Hiidenmaa (Dean, Faculty of Arts) We the undersigned wish to express our deep concern at the plans put forward by the University of Helsinki’s Faculty of Arts in respect of theatre studies and other smaller arts subjects. These proposals threaten the viability of theatre studies nationally. It would be difficult to overstate the importa

3399 Created: 2021-12-13 Statistics