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The latest updates from the development research community in Sweden

Board room, illustrating SweDev Steering Committee

New members appointed to the SweDev Steering Committee

Three new members have been appointed to the SweDev Steering Committee and a new Executive Committee has been formed.

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Cooperation

SweDev and EADI signs new partnership

EADI is now a proud partner to SweDev. The President of EADI and the SweDev Steering Committee chair comment.

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Mother and her child in the tropical forest of Sierra Leone.

How can the collaboration with researchers increase?

Read what Per Trulsson, Christina Hartler, Janet Vähämäki and Magnus Walan said about how to improve collaboration in development research.

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Women collecting fire wood for cooking.

New Research School on sustainable development and poverty reduction

SweDev supports a new Research School on sustainable development that has just received a four-year grant from the Swedish Research Council.

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Sustainability

Development & Aid Policy in 2022 – needs, challenges, and expectations

Jenny Wickman at SEI interviews SweDev Programme Director about her research on governance of development aid.

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What is the relation between child labour and human trafficking?

The theme of this years Musikhjälpen (Music Aid) is child labour. SweDev met with PhD researcher Andreas Henriksson to learn more.

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A researcher perspective on COP26: Lisa Dellmuth

SweDev had a talk with researchers from Swedish Universities who participated at COP26.

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Charcoal value chains in Africa and their role for sustainable development

Can the Forest Pledge support a sustainable charcoal sector in Africa? It is about understanding the big picture – and the details, write researchers from Sweden, Kenya and Niger.

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Mutual learning and shared experiences at SweDev’s first teachers’ workshop

Learn of the main takeaways from the event!

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