CEMUS Forum organizes open lectures and seminars, a Sustainability Festival in May and December, and other open events.

Festivals, conferences and open events

  • CEMUS Sustainability Festival – co-created one-day festival at the end of each semester, with project fair, lectures, seminars, workshops and evening programme, read more at www.sustainabilityfestival.se

  • Framtidsakademin – open lecture series (in Swedish) with Folkuniversitet at Uppsala stadsbibliotek, read more at www.folkuniversitetet.se

  • Framebreaking Fridays, Culture in the Shadow of Climate Change – a collaboration between CEMUS, Riksteatern and the Research Node Mind and Nature, open events at Uppsala stadsteater and research seminar, read more at www.cemus.uu.se/outreach

  • Thematic conferences – in april 2016 we organized ClimateExistence 2016 together with the Sigtuna Foundation, read more at www.climateexistence.se


Student projects and activities


International projects and collaboration

  • Global Citizenship in Higher Education, A Matariki Network of Universities Program – Uppsala University is hosting the first international workshop on Global Citizenship in the Matariki Network of Universities, read more at www.cemus.uu.se.

  • REALS – Resilient and Ecological Approaches for Living Sustainably, is a project run by Permaculture Sweden in collaboration with Swedish, Russian and Belarussian partners, read more at http://realsproject.org.

Baltic University Programme

chopin-bow-sprit-150pxBUP strives to find the novel ways of interaction among universities and between universities and society, to have strong local and international educational communities

The Baltic University Programme (BUP) is a network of about 225 universities and other institutes of higher learning throughout the Baltic Sea region. The network is coordinated by the Baltic University Programme Secretariat a part of Uppsala Centre for Sustainable Development (Uppsala CSD) at Uppsala University, Sweden.

Read more at www.balticuniv.uu.se


RCE Uppsala-Gotland

cykel-300RCE Uppsala-Gotland (Regional Centre of Expertise) is a platform for collaboration between organizations, local government and business to promote and work with local sustainability projects and more long term initiatives.

Read more at www.rceuppsala.se


Zennström Visiting Professorship in Climate Change Leadership at Uppsala University

1267_l1030184With a 10-year series of visiting professorships, Zennström Philanthropies and Uppsala University are enabling the development of an enviromment that will directly address some of the most challenging questions that climate change poses to humanity, develop novel solutions, and enable transformative change in the nexus of science, policy and innovation. The professors will in distinct but mutually reinforcing ways, inspire new research and education and catalyze the much needed action toward a more sustainable future.

Read more at www.csduppsala.se/ccleadership