Get involved in FUF's local group in Uppsala!

Date and time: 31 Jan, 18:00 - 19:00

(Information in English and registration link below) Are you interested in global development issues and want to help lift the global development debate? Then you've found the right place! Engaging non-profit in FUF gives you the opportunity to sharpen your CV and meet friends who are also passionate about global issues. The Association for Development Issues (FUF) is […]

January 18, 2022, Calendar, Local group, Seminars, Educational activity

Get involved in FUF's local group Stockholm Södra!

Date and time: 25 Jan, 18:00 - 19:00

Are you interested in global development issues? Do you want to join an association and meet other people who are committed to sustainable development? Maybe sharpen your CV by organizing events on climate (in) justice, democracy issues, poverty reduction or human rights? Then you are welcome to get involved voluntarily in FUF's local group Stockholm Södra! On January 25 at […]

January 17, 2022, Calendar, Local group, Seminars, Educational activity

Info meeting - Get involved in FUF in the spring of 2022!

Date and time: 24 Jan, 17:30 - 19:00

Are you passionate about a fair and sustainable world? Do you want to meet like-minded people, gain valuable experience, make contacts and develop your communication skills? Then you are welcome to get involved in FUF - The Association for Development Issues in the spring of 2022! During our information meeting, we will tell you a little about FUF and what opportunities there are for you to […]

December 21, 2021, Calendar, Seminars

Chinese foreign aid: Implications and consequences for global development

Date and time: 15 Dec, 19:00 - 20:00

China has in the 21st century become a global political and economic superpower. Hence, it has gone from being a developing country to being one of the most active countries in the world in foreign aid and construction projects abroad. What implications does it have for the contemporary development paradigm? What role will China have […]

December 10, 2021, English, Calendar, Local group, Seminars, Educational activity

Write for rights

Date and time: 10 Dec, 08:00 - 16:00

Do you want to make a real difference and contribute to positive change in our world? In many places around the world, people are being detained for who they are, what they believe in and standing up for it. FUF Jönköping, together with Students for Sustainable Action (SSA), will participate in the global initiative Write […]

December 6, 2021, English, Calendar, Local group, Seminars, Educational activity

Global Climate Action - Perspectives from Nigeria

Date and time: 7 Dec, 19:00 - 20:00

Like many other countries, Nigeria is affected by climate change. Rising sea levels, flooding, drought and desertification are only some of the consequences the country is facing. Nigeria is also an oil producing country, which has led to serious environmental problems, especially in the region called Niger Delta. The global climate movement is on the […]

December 2, 2021, English, Calendar, Seminars

Women's rights in Kyrgyzstan: On the progression of women's rights from the 1960's until today

Date and time: 15 Dec, 12:00 - 13:00

Central Asia Solidarity Groups and the Swedish Development Forum are pleased to invite you to a lunch seminar on December 15 at 12-13.00 CET. Register to attend here! Kyrgyzstan may be considered a hybrid regime, but when it comes to upholding human rights the country is seen as one of the most progressive ones in […]

November 29, 2021, English, Calendar, Seminars

An Asymmetric Win-Win: The Complexity of Modern China-Russian Relations

China and Russia are two states usually described as countries with significant military, political and economic influence reaching both regionally and globally. But which dynamics are significant in the structures of inter China-Russian relations? How have they developed throughout history and what are the future prospects? To dissect this topic FUF Malmö hosts a one […]

November 26, 2021, English, Calendar, Local group, Educational activity

Leaders Pledge to End Deforestation: Illegal Logging Thrives in Brazil

Date and time: 6 Dec, 18:00 - 20:00

During the UN Climate Change Conference, over 100 leaders promised to end deforestation. However, deforestation rates are rapidly increasing in Brazil. Illegal logging has become widespread and criminal logging networks threaten or even kill people who object or try to stop their actions. According to the Pastoral Land Commission, there were more than 230 cases […]

November 25, 2021, English, Calendar, Local group, Seminars, Educational activity

Young Activists in Shrinking Civic Space: The importance of applying an age lens

Date and time: 1 Dec, 08:30 - 08:30

Across the world we see the democratic space for civil society shrinking, putting young activists at risk and hindering their civic engagement. Based on consultations with young activists in 21 countries, Plan International has put together a policy brief on how we - as development partners - can better support young activists and their organizations […]

November 20, 2021, English, Calendar, Seminars