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News 2019

News updates from the Agenda 2030 graduate school



  • Seminar programme and art exhibition at Moderna Museet Malmö is highlighted

The seminar programme and art exhibition Sensing Nature from Within arranged at Moderna Museet Malmö has gained much attention in e.g.

About the exhibition on webpage of Moderna Museet Malmö.

Article on webpage of Svenska Dagbladet.

Article on webpage of Dagens Nyheter.

Article on webpage of Sydsvenskan.

Article on webpage of Skånska Dagbladet. 

Article on webpage of Smålandsposten.

Article on webpage of Lund University Magazine (LUM).


  • Press release on upcoming seminar programme at Moderna Museet Malmö

(20 November, 2019)
The Agenda 2030 Graduate School is collaborating with the museum of modern art in Malmö (Moderna Museet Malmö) in arranging a seminar programme focused on the human relationship with nature. The project consists of an international art exhibition combined with an interdisciplinary programme of lectures, talks and performances. Several sustainability researchers from Lund University participate in the seminar programme.

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  • Visions for a sustainable Lund University developed during Lund University Future Week

(11 November, 2019)
Lund University Magazine (LUM) reports from the collaborative event between Lund University Sustainability Forum and the Agenda 2030 Graduate School where students, faculty representatives, the PhD students of the Agenda 2030 Graduate School and the university management had visionary discussions on how to create a sustainable Lund University by year 2030. The article is in Swedish.

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  • Article on 0pportunities for wastewater reuse in Sweden

(15 October, 2019)
Our PhD student Maria Takman published an article in the magazine of The Swedish Association for Water, Tidskriften Vatten, on how wastewater reuse can be a resource in times of increased problems with water scarcity.

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  • Report on how the Agenda 2030 affects different countries' research and innovation

(10 June, 2019)
FORMAS, a Swedish research council for sustainable development, has commissioned the consultancy company Ramboll to conduct a study on the impact of the Agenda 2030 on different countries' policies, strategies and activities in research and innovation. The Lund University Agenda 2030 Graduate School is highlighted as a good example on how to advance the sustainability issues within the academy. 

Report on webpage of FORMAS..


  • The Swedish Agenda 2030 delegation's final report

(13 March, 2019)
The Swedish government has appointed an Agenda 2030 delegation with the task of promoting the national initiatives related to the UN's Sustainable Development Goals, and has presented a final report. Magdalena Bexell from Lund University does research on the politics and policies of Agenda 2030 and sees major challenges in the national sustainability work.

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