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 […]

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September 18, 2020, Events, Calendar, 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 […]

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September 7, 2020, Events, Calendar, 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 […]

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August 25, 2020, Events, Webcast

Voices from the world!

Voices from the world

In FUF's series "Voices from the World - Global Issues in a World Characterized by Covid-19", you will hear short stories about Covid-19's economic, social, and democratic consequences around the world. The global pandemic is hitting the world hard, not least low- and middle-income countries where health care and social security systems are weak. In this […]

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July 1, 2020, Webcast

DARE to stand up against sexual violence

Date and time: 1 July, 12:00

The fear of being subjected to sexual violence is something that limits the living space of women and non-binaries. The macho culture is destructive and even men suffer from it. In order to break norms and change a deep-rooted structure, everyone in society must be helped. How do we find the courage to stand up to sexual violence? We'll talk about that […]

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June 26, 2020, Events, Webcast

DARE to stand up for the climate

Date and time: 3 July, 12:00

We agree that everyone must be helped to save the climate, absolutely. But acting practically and changing your lifestyle, expressing your opinions or lobbying for major societal changes can also be inconvenient… How do we find the courage to stand up for the climate? We will talk about this together with: ► Jens Ergon, ETC newspapers ► […]

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June 26, 2020, Events, Webcast

Sida's strategy for the development work post Covid-19

Carin Jämtin and Lennart Wohlgemuth

Date and time: June 16, 08:30 - 09:15

FUF continues its work by delving deeply into how the corona pandemic affects Sweden's work on development issues. We now want to invite you to a live breakfast conversation with Sida's Director General Carin Jämtin, who talks about how Sida plans to work on post Covid-19. The focus will be partly on their concrete efforts to counteract and stop the immediate health crisis, but above all on strategies for the aftermath of the crisis. What have we learned from decades of crisis management […]

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June 2, 2020, Events, Calendar, Webcast

The global work for increased gender equality - From theory to practice

Date and time: 16 Oct, 16:00 - 17:00

Increased gender equality is one of the 17 global goals in the UN Agenda 2030. What does this really mean and why is it important? What does an equal world look like and how can we get there? How is gender equality work affected in times where a global pandemic dominates? How can we go from theory to practice? FUF invites you to online calls […]

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June 1, 2020, Events, Calendar, Webcast

Peace Index 2020: How does world peace develop during the corona?

Date and time: June 11, 18:30 - 19:30

The work of discussing various components that create sustainable peace and security in our world must not stop! Therefore, FUF's network for Global Sustainable Peace and Security wants to invite you to an open evening discussion on what the peaceful development in the world looks like and how Covid-19 affects this development. The organization Institute for Economics and Peace releases every year […]

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May 29, 2020, Events, Calendar, Webcast