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New board from July, 1st!

After an election marathon on the 11th of May UPF Lund is happy to announce that the new board for the upcoming legislature period 2017/18 has been elected.

A list of the new representatives can be found: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B8m3YCY0c8JuUkJOdGxNUGI5WlU/view

The current board wishes the the new board all the best for their upcoming tasks and is sure that they will continue the successful work UPF Lund has done in the past.

  • How change happensTrying to understand what needs to be done to alter the world order, this week’s live show is focuse [...]

  • Discussion pod: MonarchySweden is often hailed as a strong fighter for democracy in the intentional arena, but some lift our [...]

  • Sustainable electronicsIn this show we discuss what role electronics might have in creating and solving the environmental i [...]

  • Youth in PeaceDiscussion how youth can help build peace through civil society and how peace education can shape th [...]

  • ImplementationDevelopment towards a better society means introducing and implementing laws regarding human rights [...]

  • Abe’s Dream Constitution: End of the Security Dilemma or Something More?

    This year marks the 70th anniversary of Japan’s post-war constitution, in effect since 1947. Rather than celebrate the success of this constitution, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe shocked Japan and its neighboring countries by making a bold promise to revise Japan’s constitution. Abe chose the year 2020 as a goal for implementing the new constitution, coinciding with the Tokyo …

  • Can Legalizing the Rhino Horn Trade Help Save the Rhino?

    In the last couple of years, Africa’s rhino population has experienced a poaching epidemic. Official figures show that the number of killed animals has exploded in South Africa, from 13 in 2007 to 1054 in 2016. This surge can be traced back to a demand boom for rhino horn in Asia, where it is coveted …

  • China: Africa’s Curse or Blessing?

    Africa goes Chinese. All over the continent Chinese companies are investing their money. Mines are being opened, roads are being made, and trains are starting to run. The results seem staggering: after decades of sluggish economic growth, Africa finally has its long-awaited economic boom. The question is how long this boom can last. Chinese investments …

Sunday, May 17th, 2017 at 6:43pm
RT @adamleckius: Moderating last lecture of the year, on New Climate Politics, very exciting! Let's understand #climate @upflund https://t.…

Sunday, May 17th, 2017 at 5:57pm
Great turn up for Roger Hildingsson's lecture about The New Politics of Climate Change. "How do we step up the rate of change?" https://t.co/ZGzvYeUacZ

Sunday, May 17th, 2017 at 4:56pm
Last lecture of the year w Roger Hildingsson moderated by @adamleckius - on how to understand the new climate politics @upflund c u nxt yr!