The latest updates from the development research community in Sweden

Green leaf.

SweDev’s interview series: Meet Veronica Brodén Gyberg

Veronica Brodén Gyberg at Linköping University and the Centre for Climate Science and Policy Research (CSPR) discusses environmental politics and the preconditions for just transitions towards sustainability locally and globally in an interview with the SweDev Secretariat.

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Nairobi National park, Africa.

Gambling on Development

Professor Stefan Dercon gave a keynote speech on his latest book, Gambling on Development, during the SEI and SweDev dialogues held on 8 June.

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SweDev’s interview series: Meet Patience Mususa

Patience Mususa at the Nordic Africa Institute discusses the role of environmental anthropologists in an interview with the SweDev Secretariat.

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UNEP Director Inger Andersen.

UN Environment Director: “We do not have the time to waste”

Science has an important role to play in the transition to a sustainable society. But, decision-makers have to act more quickly.

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World Economic Forum, annual meeting.

SweDev members appointed to the Sida Scientific Advisory Board   

Meet Assem Abu Hatab at the Nordic Africa Institute and Swati Parashar at Gothenburg University.

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Stockholm Public Library.

Awarded projects granted by the Swedish Research Council 

Meet Elin Bjarnegård at Uppsala University who studies sextortion in Tanzania.

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Call for applications: Co-operative Research Programme

The Co-operative Research Programme (CRP)’s call for applications for funding international conferences and research fellowships grants in 2023 is now open.

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Group of young adults, representing the new generation and development.

SweDev researchers selected to the Swedish delegation

The Government of Sweden have selected four associated SweDev researchers to join the Swedish delegation at the ECOSOC Forum on Financing for Development.

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Summer valley.

DevRes 2022 – Transforming Development Research for Sustainability

Join the Development Research Conference (DevRes) on August 22-24

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