Live talk: The development assistance budget 2022 - what Sweden is doing internationally

Date and time: 19 Oct, 14:00 - 14:30

Here you come to the live broadcast. The development assistance budget for 2022 has just been presented and the 2022% target remains unchanged - that is, the government annually allocates at least one percent of Sweden's GNI to development assistance. Thus, development assistance for 57 amounts to around SEK 20 billion. The Association for Development Issues, FUF, has for more than XNUMX years arranged presentations and discussions […]

October 12, 2021, Calendar, Seminars

A global outlook - freedom of expression around the world

Date and time: 12 Oct, 18:00 - 20:00

The seminar "A global outlook - Freedom of expression around the world" is given in connection with Danderyd Municipality's democracy anniversary in connection with the celebration of democracy 100 years. The seminar provides a global perspective on the development of freedom of expression and the press in the world and the threats to democracy if they are limited. On 12 October at 18.00-20.00, FUF Stockholm Södra and […]

September 16, 2021, Calendar, Local group, Seminars

Digital information meeting to become non-profit active

Date and time: 1 Sep, 17:00 - 18:00

To register »Welcome to a new and exciting semester with FUF! On September 1, we welcome both new and old members / active members of FUF to an information meeting about the autumn program and how you can contribute to FUF's activities! We will tell you how to become an active member and be part of one of our […]

May 27, 2021, Calendar, Seminars

Almedalen: The global migration in the footsteps of the pandemic

Date and time: 6 July, 14:00

Almedalen Play »The pandemic has worsened the situation of people on the run; refugee reception has decreased at the same time as the situation in the refugee camps is difficult. Great focus has been on national management, but how are people affected by the pandemic on the run? And how has Sweden responded to the situation? According to the UNHCR, approximately 79,5 million people are on the run in […]

May 19, 2021, Calendar, Seminars

Almedalen: What are the politicians doing to achieve the sustainability goals in Agenda 2030?

Date and time: 5 July, 14:00

Almedalen Play »We are approaching 2030 by leaps and bounds, the year when the countries of the world have agreed that we must have achieved equality for all, have safe and affordable water on earth and fight climate change. But how is Sweden's contribution? What are politicians doing today and what is their strategy? With a focus on the global […]

May 19, 2021, Calendar, Seminars

Almedalen: Clubhouse after-talk

Date and time: 4 July, 18:00 - 18:45

Clubhouse 4/7 »Clubhouse 5/7» Clubhouse 6/7 »Clubhouse 7/7» How has the day during Almedalen been? Have the global goals taken place? Who has been allowed to speak and what voices do we lack? What did the party leadership say from a global perspective, where a fair and sustainable future for all is in focus. Every day during […]

June 28, 2021, Calendar, Seminars

The history of Swedish development assistance - 70 years of lessons learned

Background image from the book "A dizzying task: Sweden and development aid 1945–1975", Ordfront

Date and time: June 24, 09:30 - 11:00

To register »Sweden is today one of the world's largest donors in relation to population. The "one percent target" was set by the Riksdag in 1968 and Sweden's development assistance has been at an internationally relatively high level since the mid-1970s. But how did Swedish development assistance develop? What challenges did the pioneers of Swedish development assistance face? How has development assistance developed during the […]

June 18, 2021, Calendar, Seminars

Post-Conflict Development and the Role of Sweden as a Development Aid Actor

Date and time: June 3, 17:00 - 18:00

Register here »Swedish international development aid contributes to the prevention of armed conflicts. It also aims to create better living conditions for people suffering from devastating consequences of conflicts. But in what way does Swedish foreign aid actually help improve people's living conditions globally? Moreover, the effects of climate change and forced displacement of […]

May 24, 2021, English, Calendar, Seminars

Democratic efforts on the brink: What is happening in the Middle East and North Africa

Date and time: 31 May, 12:00 - 13:00

  With the help of Elisenda Ballesté Buxó, Project Coordinator at International IDEA, this event takes a regional perspective on democracy, focusing particularly on the state of democracy in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). This region is one of many which is facing a democratic backlash in the world. According to the International […]

May 24, 2021, English, Calendar, Seminars, Webcast

The Global Vaccine Distribution: Upholding the Inequality Among the World's Rich and Poor

Date and time: May 25, 19:00

To join us on this evening please sign up for the event using this simple signup link »The pandemic has struck the world in several different ways. Now, later than a year after the first confirmed cases of the COVID-19, the different vaccines developed by the health industry are being distributed worldwide. According to the […]

May 17, 2021, English, Calendar, Seminars