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Agenda 2030

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.

There are 141 pages tagged with Agenda 2030:

World wildlife day

On 3 March every year, the World Wildlife Day is marked to celebrate wild animals and plants. This year, we at SLU Global spotlight a collaborative research and capacity building programme between

Webinar on demand-driven climate change mitigation and trade-offs of Swedish multi-family housing construction

Webinar on demand-driven climate change mitigation and trade-offs of Swedish multi-family housing construction dimitris.athanassiadis@slu.se SLU is an official partner of the New European Bauhaus (

Advancing gender equality in food security: Turning policy into action

On 14 February, the Ministry of Rural Affairs, in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida)

Granted projects in the seed funding calls for critical living labs

SLU Urban Futures has granted funding to three interdisciplinary projects for 50,000 SEK each. The projects explore living labs or take a critical living lab approach to research. Living labs refer

Research day Nelson Mandela University

Nelson Mandela University (NMU) in South Africa, recently hosted a collaborative research day with the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), fostering fruitful interactions and laying

Forskare och beslutsfattare i dialog om EU:s markdirektiv och miljöövervakning

In about 25 years, all soils in the EU should be healthy, according to the European Commission's proposal for a Soil Directive presented in the summer of 2023. The directive will entail changes in

Water for food security in a changing climate

Water for food security in a changing climate malin.planting@slu.se How can we boost Sweden’s food security despite increasing climate risks? Join our seminar on 21 March and learn how we can

Climate Conversations: Towards a transformative Science

Towards a transformative Science? – responsibilities, credibility and value systems futureonehealth@slu.se The series of Climate Conversations at SLU continues. This time SLU Global and the Future

Urban Health

Webinar: Urban Health – Diverse perspectives on health in urban settings hanna.weiber.post@slu.se How do we define, understand, and relate to health? What tendencies or changes can we observe in

Food & Cities Seed Funding Call 2024

Researchers at SLU can now apply for seed funding from Food & Cities. The seed funding call aims to support cross-disciplinary research that explores the systemic relations of food systems and urban

New insights into the legacy of mercury pollution in aquatic ecosystems

Contamination with mercury, a potent neurotoxin, is the single most common for European waters failing to the goals of the EU Water Framework Directive. The key to whether mercury can ever lose this

Advanced workshops for African bioinformatics excellence

In the rapidly evolving field of bioinformatics, workshops play a crucial role in fostering knowledge sharing, collaboration, and capacity development among African students and researchers in