Children during the pandemic

Date and time: 2 Dec, 09:00 - 10:00

How are children affected in countries that already struggle with conflicts, food security or poverty, by the pandemic when schools are closing? The corona pandemic has affected the entire world population, not least the children. In this seminar, we will discuss the situation of children in areas of conflicts and how they are being affected […]

November 26, 2020, Calendar, Seminars, Webcast

Why is Jesus white? - Discussion on White Savior Complex

Date and time: 3 Dec, 17:30 - 18:30

When Christmas is just around the corner, we often feel a little extra generous and generous. Employers buy goats for "poor African families" for their employees, movie clips with malnourished children make us cry, and from the speakers in our shopping malls, Band Aids song from -84 Do they know it's Christmas ?: "And there will not be snow in" Africa this Christmas time The greatest gift they'll get this year is life "It is clear that we, who have […]

November 24, 2020, Calendar, Seminars, Webcast

Lebanon - between crisis and change

(Photo by JOSEPH EID / AFP via Getty Images)

Date and time: 18 Nov, 18:00

What is happening in Lebanon? Lebanon is currently fighting political instability, a pandemic and an economic crisis, as well as dealing with the consequences of the big explosion in Beirut earlier this year. These circumstances have led to a humanitarian crisis, making the population suffer in multiple ways. We have invited Miriam Rasho, a SIDA […]

November 11, 2020, English, Calendar, Seminars, Webcast

Global challenges and the role of the EU

Date and time: 27 Oct, 09:00 - 10:00

The democratic space in the world is shrinking, several authoritarian regimes are becoming stronger and nationalist currents are visible both inside and outside the EU. Rainforests are being devastated in Brazil, the United States has withdrawn from the Paris Agreement and the climate is threatened by high carbon emissions and unsustainable production, which mainly affects countries with widespread poverty. The EU's role, cooperation and world order are discussed, but how does […]

October 21, 2020, Calendar, Seminars, Webcast

The role of democracy in the climate crisis

Date and time: 29 Oct, 17:30

2016 was the warmest year ever measured and it is now suspected that 2020 may break the previous record. To achieve the Paris Agreement's goal of a maximum two degree temperature rise, drastic measures are required. The climate is a political issue that has received increasing attention but is also an issue that is difficult […]

October 19, 2020, Seminars, Webcast

Talks on the development assistance budget for 2021

Date and time: 14 Oct, 13:00 - 14:00

Aid targets and the role of development cooperation have been discussed extensively recently. At the same time, we see the importance of short- and long-term support worldwide as a result of Covid-19, the effects of climate change, declining democratic spaces and the inconceivable lack of gender equality. How is this and much more reflected in the 2021 development assistance budget? Welcome to a conversation with the Minister for International Development Cooperation Peter […]

September 25, 2020, Calendar, Seminars, Webcast

The roads to development jobs

Date and time: 26 Sep, 14:00 - 14:20

How do you get a job where you can make a difference? What are the ways to reach development jobs? In a conversation with Malin Ericsson from Sida and Malaika Mikaelsson from ICLD, we will discuss, give tips and inspiration for a future job, perhaps in human rights, the climate issue or peacekeeping - the list can be made long on […]

September 18, 2020, Calendar, Seminars, Webcast

Quiz - Can we achieve the global goals for sustainable development?

Date and time: 25 Sep, 15:20 - 15:40

Are you sure you know more than your friend about Agenda 2030? Whether you have a keen eye or want to learn more, come and test your knowledge of the global goals for sustainable development in FUF's quiz, which is part of Globala Torget during this year's digital book fair! In a livestreamed competition, […]

September 8, 2020, Calendar, Seminars, Webcast

What role should the UN play in the prevailing worldview?

Date and time: 12 Oct, 13:00 - 14:00

How will the countries of the world be able to cope with the ongoing pandemic and at the same time avert other future or current threats such as climate crisis, food shortages, new pandemics and nationalist currents? In these matters, the UN is under strong pressure, but is also seen as part of the hope for the future by many. What role should the UN have in the work of rebuilding our societies after the pandemic? And which will Sweden's […]

September 7, 2020, Calendar, Seminars, Webcast

Sudan - a bright spot in a difficult time?


Date and time: 31 Aug, 09:00 - 10:00

  A lot is happening in Sudan, after years of civil war and millions of people who lost their lives or had to live on the run, you can now see hope in a country on the rise. In the spring of 2019, power was taken over after a military coup and President Omar al-Bashir's 30-year authoritarian regime was ousted. Right now the trial is in full swing against […]

August 25, 2020, Seminars, Webcast