Tag Archives: food security

Seven Challenges for Sustainability – Climate change impacts on agriculture, food systems and rural societies

Ten years ago LUCSUS convened a series of seminar with the title “Seven challenges for sustainability”. Now it’s time to revisit the challenges: Global Climate Change Combating HIV/AIDS Global Food Security Loss of Biodiversity The Global water crisis Desertification Depletion of Oceanic Fish Stock On May 11 we will organise a half day seminar “Climate change impacts on agriculture, food … Continue reading

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Food for Naught – Cheryl Sjöström’s PhD thesis defence, May 13th

On May 13th Cheryl Sjöström will defend her PhD thesis in sustainability science entitled “Food for Naught: The politics of food in agricultural modernization for African smallholder food security”.   The defence will take place in the seminar room Ostrom on the 3rd floor of the Josephson building, located at Biskopsgatan 5 in Lund, between 10:15 and 12:00 on Wednesday … Continue reading

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New publication: Architecture of the global land acquisition system

LUCID steering committee member Jonathan Seaquist, LUCID PhD candidate Emma Li Johansson, and their colleague at LUCSUS Kimberly Nicholas, have just published an article in Environmental Research Letters, entitled, Architecture of the global land acquisition system: applying the tools of network science to identify key vulnerabilities. You can find the video abstract here And the full article here Congratulations to all involved Read … Continue reading

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