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About the PhD conference

New ideas and research are needed to identify and solve complex societal challenges. The PhD conference is an opportunity to encourage interdisciplinary cooperation in order to further academic research on all aspects of sustainability.

The aim with the conference is to showcase ongoing research on sustainable development and to offer a networking opportunity for PhD students with similar interests from the whole of Lund University. It is a space to meet and share ideas and research which hopefully strengthens existing as well as generates future cooperations across disciplines, departments and faculties. 

The PhD Conference on Sustainable Development of 2021 included programme and event topics such as Sustainable land use and food production, Governance for sustainability, Performances to explore sustainability issues, Sustainable technology and innovation, Reducing inequality - leave no one behind and Imagining the sustainable city. 

Thoughts and ideas for next conference?

Do you have input, thoughts and ideas for the next PhD Conference on Sustainable Development in 2022? We welcome both conventional and more innovative ideas for next conference programme.

Please contact the organising team about your suggestions

About the organiser

The Lund University PhD Conference on Sustainable Development is organised by the Agenda 2030 Graduate School at Lund University, a cutting-edge research school and collaborative platform for issues related to societal challenges and the 2030 Agenda for sustainable development.

More about the Agenda 2030 Graduate School.