Equity & Gender

Swedish researchers at the IUCN World Conservation Congress in Hawaii

How has Sweden succeeded in involving people in nature conservation and species protection? What are the experiences of using the concept of ecosystem services in Swedish planning and decision making?

Tropentag 2016

The Tropentag is a development-oriented and interdisciplinary conference. It addresses issues of resource management,  environment, agriculture, forestry, fisheries, food, nutrition and related sciences in the context of rural development, sustainable resource use and poverty alleviation worldwide.

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Burkina Faso i backspegeln...Om vardagsliv och framtidsutsikter efter två år av revolution, kupp, motstånd, attentat och val

Association d’amitié Burkina Faso‐Suède Vänskapsföreningen Burkina Faso‐Sverige (ASSAMBUS)

TEMA: Burkina Faso i backspegeln... Om vardagsliv och framtidsutsikter efter två år av revolution, kupp, motstånd, attentat och val

Lördagen den 17 september, kl 9.30-19.00

Une révolution africaine - Documentary film on Burkina Faso

The film Une révolution africaine (with English subtitles) on the 2014 Burkinabe October Revolution will be exclusively screened at Uppsala University as an introduction to the Nelson Mandela Memorial Lecture with Professor Augustin Loada on Thursday 15 Sept. and the Thematic Day on Burkina Faso on Saturday 17 Sept. 

SIANIs ungdomsiniativ fick en massa inspiration under Almedalen 2016!

Den 7 juli, mellan SIANIs två seminarier på Sverige i Världen, träffade SIANI Youth en engagerad grupp människor som representerar olika ungdomsrörelser som arbetar med Agenda 2030.

World Forestry Congress' Youth Program

Picture credit: Hansjurg Jager

Young people will be engaged throughout the Congress process. It will enable vital youth contributions that stem from debates among peers as well as inter-generational discussions on the most pressing issues facing forests and forestry.

YPARD blog: Why It Is Up To The Millennials To Save The Earth

Climate change is one of the greatest challenges currently facing humanity; it has aggravated water crises, drought, frequent wildfires, food shortages, weaker societal unity, hindered economic growth and increased security risks, inequality and poverty.