SLU works with most of the 17 UN sustainabiltity goals in Agenda 2030. Our education, research and environmental monitoring and assessment create knowledge that contribute to achieve the goals for sustainable development both in Sweden and internationally.
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 email@example.com Welcome to a scientific dialogue on climate change. In 2021 and 2022, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
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
What are urban forests?
What are urban forests? firstname.lastname@example.org Welcome to a webinar hosted by SLU Urban Futures and Future Forests. This is the first of three events in a webinar series on Urban Forests that
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
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
Waste is a valuable resource
The use of waste for developing valuable products contributes to sustainable development. A proper management of municipal solid waste (MSW) can for example result in a greener economy. In a recently
Kick-off International Year of Plant Health 2020
Yesterday we kicked-off the International Year of Plant Health 2020 (IYPH 2020) here at SLU. This was the first event of many to come in order to raise global awareness on how protecting plant health
Agroforestry and transition to gender equal sustainable food systems – a nature-based solution to meet global challenges
Agroforestry and transition to gender equal sustainable food systems – a nature-based solution to meet global challenges email@example.com Interested in learning more about nature-based
Webinar series CitSci
Learn about your colleagues’ citizen science projects; take part in the seminars for SLU staff. The webinars are held during lunchtime, between 12 PM -1 PM, and you can find the connection links via
Drylands Transform soon at Agri4D
Drylands Transform will soon have two oral presentations at the Agri4D conference on 28-30th of September 2021. First on the 29th of September Stephen Mureithi will present on the topic of "Livestock
SLU brings together hundreds of actors from around the world for sustainable and fair food systems
The world is facing major challenges in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030. The importance of food systems in achieving the goals is central. The Agri4D conference is a creative