Agriculture and the Future: Sustainable Practices and Global Supply

Date and time: 27 Mar, 17:30 - 19:00

Information in English below. FUF's local group Uppsala invites you to a panel discussion on global challenges linked to industrial and large-scale agriculture as well as small-scale and alternative agriculture. The conversation will touch on different areas within the agricultural industry based on a sustainability perspective where both the social, economic and ecological aspects are highlighted. What are the strengths and weaknesses [...]

March 15, 2023, Calendar, Local group, Seminars, Educational activity

Lecture: Personal experiences from Palestine

Date and time: 14 Mar, 16:45 - 19:30

You probably know about Palestine, but have you felt like you want to know more about the country, but were too lazy to ask Uncle Google about it? Do you want to gain insight into what the present looks like in an ancient country? And most importantly: do you like to socialize over coffee, or do you prefer to learn […]

March 8, 2023, Calendar, Local group, Seminars, Educational activity

Launch event for the magazine Women in power

Date and time: 8 Mar, 17:45 - 19:30

Are you wondering how to succeed in the development industry and what stands out in your CV? Are you thinking about what it is like to work abroad or with aid? Or are you just in awe of women taking their place in an otherwise male-dominated world? Either way, this is an event for you. In the spirit of International Women's Day, […]

February 28, 2023, Calendar, Local group, Seminars, Educational activity

Lecture on internship abroad through the Swedish UN Association

Date and time: 2 Mar, 17:00 - 18:00

FUF's local group in Uppsala together with the student association Samvetarna invite you to a guest lecture about what it's like to do an internship through the Swedish UN Association! As a student with an interest in global development, you have many opportunities to do internships in various places in the world through various associations and workplaces. Elin Malmqvist and Pauline af Ekenstam both have [...]

February 21, 2023, Calendar, Local group, Seminars, Educational activity

Kick-off for the Young Professionals network

Date and time: 11 Feb, 11:00 - 12:30

It's finally time to kick off the semester for our Young Professionals network! Are you a recent graduate and working with global sustainable development or international cooperation? Do you want to get to know others in the same sector, exchange ideas and experiences, discuss common challenges or current development issues? Join FUF's professional network Young Professionals and […]

January 27, 2023, Calendar, Seminars, Young Professionals, Professional network and internship

Apply for a non-profit assignment at FUF!

Date and time: 25 Jan, 01:00 - 23:59

To register » 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 the Association for Development Issues (FUF) in the spring of 2023! All information about a non-profit assignment is given at FUF's information meeting on 25/1 at 17.30. Application […]

January 25, 2023, Calendar, Seminars, Educational activity

CV workshop

Date and time: 1 Feb, 17:30 - 19:00

Are you planning to apply for the fall Intern Program? Have you studied and are about to start looking for a job for a fairer and more sustainable world? Do you have a lot of good experiences, but a little difficult to articulate them? Then you are welcome to FUF on 1 February for our CV workshop. FUF and the trade union ST talk about opportunities for internships […]

January 20, 2023, Calendar, Seminars, Professional network and internship

New Swedish aid policy: Conversation with State Secretary Diana Janse

State Secretary Diana Janse

Date and time: 24 Jan, 16:30 - 18:00

To report » The aid's one percent target and the role of development cooperation have been widely discussed recently. At the same time, we see the importance of short- and long-term support worldwide as a result of the consequences of climate change, diminishing democratic spaces, the unimaginable lack of equality, and humanitarian disasters - even in our immediate area. Sweden got a new government last autumn. The budget bill and […]

January 11, 2023, Calendar, Seminars

Most vulnerable, least included – What can you do?

disability event

Date and time: 1 Feb, 17:00 - 19:00

Sweden's stated aid goal is to fight poverty in the world, but one of the world's largest minorities is more or less excluded from work. Among the very poorest in the world, every fifth person lives with a disability. Up to 9 out of 10 children with disabilities do not have access to education and the risk of being exposed to violence and abuse [...]

December 16, 2022, Calendar, Seminars