Post-Conflict Development and the Role of Sweden as a Development Aid Actor

Datum och tid: 3 jun, 17:00 - 18:00

Register here » Swedish international development aid contributes to the prevention of armed conflicts. It also aims to create better living conditions for people suffering from devastating consequences of conflicts. But in what way does Swedish foreign aid actually help improve people’s living conditions globally? Moreover, the effects of climate change and forced displacement of […]

24 maj, 2021, English, Kalendarium, Seminarier

Democratic efforts on the brink: What is happening in the Middle East and North Africa

Datum och tid: 31 maj, 12:00 - 13:00

  With the help of Elisenda Ballesté Buxó, Project Coordinator at International IDEA, this event takes a regional perspective on democracy, focusing particularly on the state of democracy in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). This region is one of many which is facing a democratic backlash in the world. According to the International […]

24 maj, 2021, English, Kalendarium, Seminarier, Webbsändning

The Global Vaccine Distribution: Upholding the Inequality Among the World’s Rich and Poor

Datum och tid: 25 maj, 19:00

To join us on this evening please sign up for the event using this simple signup link » The pandemic has struck the world in several different ways. Now, later than a year after the first confirmed cases of the COVID-19, the different vaccines developed by the health industry are being distributed worldwide. According to the […]

17 maj, 2021, English, Kalendarium, Seminarier

Oppression – with the pandemic as an excuse

Datum och tid: 6 maj, 18:00 - 19:00

Register here » How has the pandemic been handled in non-democratic and authoritarian countries? Democracy has in many ways been put to the test during the pandemic. Over the past year due to COVID-19, social, political and economic inequalities have been highlighted around the world and the survival of democracy in some countries has been called into […]

27 april, 2021, English, Kalendarium, Seminarier, Webbsändning

A Sneak Peak on Global Peace Hub

Datum och tid: 21 apr, 13:30 - 14:00

Sneak Peak Mingle at MR-dagarna about FUF’s new global digital network of youth peace actors – Global Peace Hub Are you or do you know someone with experience in global or national peace, security and development processes, who would like to share their experiences and learn from others in FUF’s new global digital network of […]

15 april, 2021, English, Kalendarium, Seminarier

The Story of Renewable Energy in Developing Countries

Datum och tid: 5 apr, 18:00 - 19:30

Today it is considered important to not only have efficient energy infrastructure, but to transition to renewable energy in order to achieve sustained economic growth and development. With regard to its potential challenges, how do developing countries deal with the transition to sustainable energy sources? And what role does renewable energy play? Join us for our Panel Discussion and Q&A on the […]

31 mars, 2021, English, Kalendarium, Seminarier, Webbsändning

What should we do? A discussion on Belarus and Russia today

Datum och tid: 8 apr, 18:00 - 19:00

Register here » The ninth of august 2020 Lukasjenko was elected president in Belarus for his sixth term of office. This means that Lukasjenko has ruled the country since 1994 which also happens to be the same period as all elections for office has been seen as undemocratic. During the last year several demonstrations have […]

29 mars, 2021, English, Kalendarium, Seminarier

Biodiversity preservation as poverty reduction

Datum och tid: 25 mar, 17:30 - 19:00

Preservation of biodiversity plays a vital role in ensuring the health of our ecosystems, climate and environment. Biodiversity preservation also has an opportunity to contribute to poverty reduction. However, it can also create challenges such as conflicts relating to the use of land and resources. For this reason, FUF invites you to an online seminar […]

18 mars, 2021, English, Kalendarium, Seminarier, Webbsändning

Waste Management Is Key to Sustainable Development

Tony Clark, The CEO of Avfall Sverige. Photo: Avfall Sverige.

Tony Clark, The CEO of Avfall Sverige. Photo: Avfall Sverige.

Av: Maria Malmsten

Sustainable waste management is key for reaching many of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Well planned waste management aims to reduce, reuse and recycle waste. I interviewed Tony Clark, CEO of Avfall Sverige, to discuss how to make waste management more sustainable.

29 december, 2020, Article, English, Intervju, Magazine