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Worth Knowing Laudon

On October 27, Hjalmar Laudon will give a lecture on Forest waters and global impact. The lectures are live streamed and last around 30 minutes. The programme is available further down on this page.

Climate Conversation series

Climate Conversations - internal dialogue futureonehealth@slu.se Welcome to the 2nd internal dialogue meeting in the Climate Conversation series arranged by SLU Global and the four SLU Future

UN Climate Change Conference (COP 26)

UN Climate Change Conference (COP 26) malin.planting@slu.se The COP26 summit will bring parties together to accelerate action towards the goals of the Paris Agreement and the UN Framework

Agri4D – a digital success towards sustainable and just food systems

More than 500 participants from over 80 countries engaged in this year’s theme “Food Systems for New Realities” during the Agricultural Research for Development Conference (Agri4D) 2021 held

Climate Change Challenges

Climate Change Challenges and Ways Forward for Land Use futurefood@slu.se Welcome to a scientific dialogue on climate change. In 2021 and 2022, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)

Researchers identify strong biases in our understanding of how megaherbivores affect earth system functioning

The earth's megaherbivores, large plant-eating mammals weighing at least a ton as an adult, are severely endangered. What happens if they disappear? We do not fully know, because our knowledge of how

After the Food Systems Summit (FSS) – the way forward

malin.planting@slu.se Welcome to a webinar to discuss the outcome of the UN Food Systems Summit on 23 September, 2021. Sweden has been very engaged in the preparative process at local, regional and

Specific cultivar traits are important in intercropping systems

In his PhD studies, James Ajal has investigated intercropping combinations of pea and barley as well as faba bean and wheat, and found that the nutrient uptake efficiency of the crops play a more

Biodiversity COP

This week, the first part out of two of the Convention of Biological Diversity (CBD), COP15, will be held. The agreements of the meeting will be the basis for the second part of the meeting, held in

Deficient sanitation increases the risk of animal spread diseases in slums

Over a billion people around the world live in slums in large cities. In a study in Brazilian slums, researchers from SLU investigated the factors that affect the spread of leptospirosis from rats to

Agri4D2021 is under way!

Starting from today until 30 September the online conference Agri4D2021 brings together researchers, policy makers, and practitioners to engage within this year's theme “Food Systems for New

Interview Agri4D

On the second day of the three-day online conference Agri4D 2021, we met with one of the participants, Sylvia Imbuhila, a PhD student at Jomo Kenyatta University in Kenya. Here are her expectations