Category Archives: Workshop

International Workshop on Indigenous Knowledge

Organized by the Department of Human Geography, Division of Human Ecology, and LUCID In collaboration with National Taiwan Normal University October 6, 2015 at Geocenter I, Sölvegatan 10, Sky High (5th floor) Please contact Eric Clark if you plan to attend, morning, afternoon or both. Program 9:00 Welcome Eric Clark 9:15 Huei-Min Tsai, Tibusungu Vayayana and Su-Min Shen Native science … Continue reading

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Workshop invitation – Building partnerships with forest communities

Invitation to FOCALI, SIANI & LUCSUS workshop – on building partnerships with forest communities September 2, 2015 – Lund University, Lund, Sweden Public, private and NGO actors increasingly establish enterprises with local forest dependent and forest owning communities in the Amazon and other parts of the tropics. One of the main objectives is to reverse deforestation and forest degradation through … Continue reading

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LUCID seminar by guest scholar Dipak Gyawali: People centred development in Nepal, March. 5th. 

Next Thursday, March 5th, Dipak Gyawali, Professor of Political Economy from Nepal will give a lecture entitled: “RESOURCES, INSTITUTIONS AND POLITICS: NEPAL’S SUCCESSES AND FAILURES WITH PEOPLE-CENTRIC DEVELOPMENT”. The seminar will take place in the Ostrom room on the 3rd floor of the Josephson building, Biskopsgatan 5, from 15:15 to 17:00. This talk will use cases on water, power and … Continue reading

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LUCID seminar Thursday 15th – Social inequalities and vulnerabilities to natural hazards for Afghan women in Tehran

This week’s LUCID seminar will take place on the 3rd floor of Josephson in the Carson seminar room at Biskopsgatan 5, between 10:15 and 12:00. Ahoo Salem will present her PhD research ”The invisible among the marginals; social inequalities and vulnerability to natural hazards for young Afghan women and girls in Tehran metropolitan area”. Ahoo is a former LUMES student … Continue reading

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12th development research day: China and the developing world – October 23rd

LUCID PhD candidate Ellinor Isgren and graduate Yengoh Genesis Tambang will be presenting in the upcoming development research day, which takes place at the School of Economics and Management this Thursday the 23rd of October, from 9:30 to 17:00. The theme for this 12th such day, of seminars focused on international development research, is: China and the Developing World.  See invitation … Continue reading

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Workshop on ocean grabbing and neoliberalization

On November 3rd starting at 13:15 for two hours, LUCSUS will host a workshop entitled Who has the right to natural resources: A workshop on ocean grabbing and neo-liberalization. The workshop will be presented Prof. Seth Macinko, from the Univeristy of Rhode Island and Christiana Louwa of El Molo Forum, Kenya. It will take place on the 3rd floor of the … Continue reading

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LUCID conference session 1: Breaking out of sustainability impasses

The parallel session entitled Knowledge gaps began with Elena Ridolfi from the Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, presenting her ongoing PhD research. Her presentation, Challenges and new research directions for the social and physical dimension of water governance in tourist areas, used data intensive modelling to bring greater analytical attention to the water cycle and its relationship to the tourist industry … Continue reading

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Workshop on Land Degradation October 1st.

1st in series: ‘Seven challenges for sustainability – Ten years after’ In 2004-05 LUCSUS convened a series of workshops on “the seven challenges for sustainability”. These were thematic workshops aiming at presenting and problematizing seven challenges that society was grappling with. The challenges share the fact that they have primarily been defined and described from a natural science point of … Continue reading

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Workshop in the LUCID Feminist Sustainability Network (FSN) September 15-16

The Feminist Sustainability Network (FSN) will organize a workshop at Falsterbo in Southern Skåne on the 15th and 16th of September 2014. The theme of the workshop is ‘Interlinkages between feminism and sustainability – theoretical concerns and practical outcomes’. The scientific aims of the workshop The September workshop is the first scientific workshop of the FSN network. Therefore we will, at … Continue reading

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