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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 held a 2 day research proposal workshop on the 23rd and 24th of Feb.

On Monday and Tuesday the 23rd and 24th of February the LUCID centre held an intensive workshop focused on the development of interdepartmental research proposals for this year’s round of grant calls. Over the two days researchers from the six LUCID departments, Political Science, Human Geography, Human Ecology, Philosophy, Physical Geography and Sustainability Science, presented and discussed proposals in various … Continue reading

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LUCID in Brazil – Engineering, cities and sustainability

LUCID PhD Candidate Ebba Brink and LUMES student Flavia Speiski dos Santos participated in a workshop on Engineering and Sustainable Cities at Federal Fluminense University (UFF), Niteroi, Brazil. The workshop focused on the implications of large urban revitalisation projects in Brazil for poor urban dwellers, who live in informal conditions in revitalisation areas, especially focusing on the Porto Maravilha project in … 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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What happened at the recent workshop on land degradation?

Ten years ago LUCSUS held a series of seminars on: Seven challenges for sustainability. The series aimed to problematise emerging environmental problems of a global nature, which had largely been described by the natural sciences, in terms of the social sciences. The knowledge base in the natural sciences around problems of: land degradation, climate change, global (ill)health, overfishing, global food … 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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Reporting from the workshop of LUCID’s Feminist Sustainability Network

The LUCID feminist sustainability network (FSN) was initiated in the spring of 2014 as a forum for researchers with interest in sustainability and feminist approaches. During this two-day event at Falsterbo kursgård researchers stemming from Sustainability Science, Human Geography, Political Science and International Relations were able to get to know each other, share and get feedback on current research projects, … Continue reading

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Workshop – Climate change, migration, neoliberalism. September 11-12

  LUCSUS and the Linnaeus Centre LUCID invite you to participate in The Lund University COST Action Workshop: Climate change, migration, neoliberalism Limited number of participants – first come first serve. The purpose of this workshop is to pose the question of neoliberalism to the phenomenon of climate change and migration. The central question the workshop will address is: What … Continue reading

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