Sweden's priorities during the EU Presidency

Date and time: 18 May, 12:00 - 13:30

Welcome to a lunch seminar with EU Minister Hans Dahlgren, Hanna Nelson's policy director at Oxfam and Hans Alldén, diplomat and former head of the EU Commission's representation in Sweden! Rarely has cooperation in the EU been so important and developed as rapidly as in recent crises. The pandemic and Russia's war in Ukraine weld the EU together, but what happens to […]

April 26, 2022, Calendar, Seminars, Webcast

The Pandemic Beyond the Swedish Headlines - Experiences from Tanzania, South Africa and Guatemala

Date and time: 17 May, 17:30 - 19:00

The waiting for you to get your passport renewed in Sweden has never been this long, now the restrictions are over, the Swedes want to go out and travel and start spending their money again. Covid-19 is already starting to feel like a thing from the past and the economy is recovering rapidly in high-income […]

May 3, 2022, Calendar, Seminars, Webcast

The roads to development jobs

The roads to development jobs

Date and time: 11 May, 17:30 - 19:30

To register »Welcome to a conversation about how you can find your dream job! During the evening, people who work in various ways with international development and rights issues will discuss how one can increase their chances of getting an international job, a trainee position or an internship after their studies. You will also have the opportunity to meet […]

April 26, 2022, Calendar, Seminars

Seminar: Women in Peace & Conflict

Date and time: 10 May, 18:00 - 20:00

Information in English below. Women and girls are affected by the horrors of war in other and often worse ways than men. They are at greater risk of harassment and violence in refugee camps. Sexual violence increases and when the war is over, violence against women lingers. What is the situation for girls and women in war-torn countries? […]

May 4, 2022, Calendar, Local group, Seminars, Educational activity

Poetry Slam: Sustainability on Stage

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

FUF Lund offers an interactive platform for expressing and experiencing feelings, thoughts, and knowledge about sustainability-related topics. Either as a registered participant of our poetry slam competition, a guest jumping on the scene for the open mic session, or as part of the audience, taking it all in and deciding the competition's winner. We welcome […]

March 29, 2022, Calendar, Local group, Seminars, Educational activity

An overview of honor violence: International and national overview of honor oppression, genital mutilation and the myth of virginity

Date and time: 5 May, 18:00 - 20:00

With the help of Birgitta Essén and Camilla Orefjärd, FUF's local group Stockholm Södra can present an event that provides an overview of honor and female circumcision from a global perspective and the connections to migration. Why is female circumcision and how is it linked to honor? What is meant by the myth of virginity and what does the problem of honor look like in […]

April 28, 2022, Calendar, Local group, Seminars, Educational activity

From the West to Africa: Sweden, Françafrique and Mali

Date and time: 26 Apr, 18:30 - 20:00

After decades of colonization, imperialism and exploitation, how is the relationship between western European countries and Africa? With the help of Dr Amzat Boukari-Yabara and Jesper Bjarnesen this event will open up for new perspectives and ideas surrounding international relations with Africa, more specifically West-Africa. The panelists Dr Amzat Boukari-Yabara is a committed scholar specialized […]

April 26, 2022, Calendar, Local group, Seminars, Educational activity, Webcast

Lecture: Insights from an intern at a Swedish Embassy

Date and time: 21 Apr, 18:00 - 19:00

Are you interested in an internship at an embassy? Or perhaps interested in questions concerning democracy and equality in the Middle East and Northern Africa region? FUF Uppsala and Sensus Studieförbund invites you to a lecture in English with Sida Alumni Omran Nedal Khasawneh who shares his experiences from being an intern at the Swedish […]

April 13, 2022, English, Calendar, Local group, Seminars, Educational activity

Conversation café - theme borders

Date and time: 19 Apr, 17:00

Are you interested in global development matters? Have you ever thought about how arbitrarily drawn borders affect people and their livelihoods? Then join us for a conversation café with the theme of borders! We will have the opportunity to talk about the impact that borders have on our lives, and network with like-minded students while […]

April 6, 2022, English, Calendar, Local group, Seminars, Educational activity

Info meeting with FUF Malmö

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

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 have 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 a […]

March 29, 2022, Calendar, Local group, Seminars, Educational activity