Upcoming

Harnessing Research and Innovation for FOOD 2030: A Science Policy Dialogue

The conference will provide a stakeholder platform for a science policy dialogues to assess the current state of European research, innovation and investment, and explore furture needs relevant to:

Sustainable and healthy nutrition;

Zoonoses and animals in the city

SLU Global and Centre for Global Animal Diseases invite to a seminar about Zoonoses and animals in the city

Programme

Moderator Assoc. Professor Sofia Boqvist, Dept. of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, SLU

Governance at the ‘edge’ of the State: political subjectivity and citizenship

State rule is presently challenged in many parts of the world such that governance is achieved by overlapping authorities. The course focuses on the implications of these achievements for conflict, citizenship and social inequality. ‘Political subjectivity’ captures how power operates to produce desires for recognition, belonging, and rights, which all shape inclusion and exclusion.

Uppsala Health Summit 2017 - Tackling Infectious Disease Threats - Prevent, detect, respond with a One Health approach

The program will be organized around solutions-oriented workshops and plenum sessions and encompass a range of topics.These include framework for coordinated laboratory structures, modeling and prediction of emergence of zoonoses, social dimensions of preventing transmission of infectious diseases from animals to humans in low-income countries, economic model