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Summons to the Annual Meeting 2017

The board of UPF summons all the UPF members to the annual meeting, which will be held on September 28th in Eden 236 at 18:15. All UPF members are welcome, and those who have been members since September 14th are eligible to vote. At the meeting the members will decide the budget for the coming board year, vote on changes to the association’s bylaws, and elect a Deputy Head of the Election Committee.

Note: Motions must be sent in to president@upflund.se, no later than September the 23th.

Come and make your voice heard!

Agenda Annual Meeting (Updated)

Annual Report

Operational Plan 17-18 (Updated)

  • Nobody likes a fake

    What initially jumps to mind when you first hear the words ‘Donald Trump’ muttered? For the majority it is probably finger pointing, narcissism, lip puckering and long-winded tweets, having us wishfully thinking Twitter might shorten the word count. However, it could be suggested that it will not be long before that same, well educated, majority …

  • Trumping reality: How the resistance movement is paving a brighter path

    For many, the days after the 2016 US presidential election were spent mourning what was lost, and dreading what lay ahead. Yet, despite a general worldwide despair over Trump’s unexpected win, not all the consequences of this victory are discouraging. It has spurred a nationwide political uproar against Trump’s rhetoric and actions in the shape …

  • New dunes in Saudi Arabia

    “You can look at these ancient hills and see nothing. Or, you can see nothing to hold you back.” The sandy landscape of the strictly religious desert nation of Saudi Arabia rolls across the screen. “This is the opportunity you need to write humanity’s next chapter. Neom.” The dramatic video goes on for several minutes. …

Sunday, December 11th, 2017 at 6:39am
The Perspective's theme week might have come to an end, but you can still listen to the podcasts! What is feminism for each of us and what has changed since the 19th century? https://t.co/sx2sGuLCOQ

Sunday, December 6th, 2017 at 3:26pm
Read @Sonojulia 's interview with the director of @RWallenbergInst in today's Webzine article titled "'I’m not optimistic, but I’m hopeful': the future from a human rights perspective". https://t.co/VAROOstGx6

Sunday, December 6th, 2017 at 7:51am
Movie screening followed by a discussion with the former President of the UN General Assembly, Mogens Lykketoft, in Café Athen tonight! Don't miss out on the last #wednesdaynightrights of this semester together with @RWallenbergInst! https://t.co/GdDsNKW2sj