Upcoming Events

Jan
24

UPF Lecture / Johan von Schreeb:...

Sandgatan 2, Lund, 223 50 Sweden 
Jan
30

UPF Get Active Mingle

Feb
6

The Sounds of Afrofuturism

Summons to the Annual Meeting 2017

PLEASE NOTICE:

The Get Active Meeting will take place the 30th of January, not the 24th, in Lilla Salen at AF-borgen 6 pm. It will still, however, be possible to meet representatives from the different committees the 24th during the lecture the same day. The lecture "The Threat of Nuclear Weapons and how to Abolish Them" will be held by Johan von Schreeb. In addition to nuclear weapons, Mr. von Schreeb will be talking about global disaster medicine and its challenges.

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Sunday, January 23rd, 2018 at 9:19am
Don’t miss out on the opportunity to listen to Johan von Schreeb tomorrow, 19.15, in Café Athen! He’ll talk about global disaster medicine and as one of the founders of @MSF_Sweden we bet his talk will be both interesting and inspiring!

Sunday, January 16th, 2018 at 7:37am
Every year, thousands of people are dying at Europe’s border. Tomorrow the researcher Thomas Spijkerboer will speak on this theme. See you in Palaestra at 19.00! @RWallenbergInst #WednesdayNightRights https://t.co/pj3k5eAn2P

Sunday, January 1st, 2018 at 12:50pm
UPF Lund wish you the best for 2018. Until The Perspective Webzine publish new articles, we think you should read this one on feminist foreign policy in Sweden! https://t.co/d7qA3RNcEL