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Sustainability Science Dialogue - A migration perspective on visions of a sustainable future
The 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are an urgent call for action adopted by all Member States. Switzerland is not on track to meet the SDGs. How can science best contribute to accelerating this process? The Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences have identified six priority themes which outline the most pressing respective research needs. This event aims to discuss shared visions of a sustainable future by placing migration and peace at the centre of the discussion.
r4d Conference: Job Creation and Conditions for a Social and Environmental Impact
Explore the findings of r4d research in Bangladesh, Bolivia, Ghana and Switzerland on job creation and employment conditions, and examine their impact for future projects within the International Cooperation community. Join the r4d conference onsite or online, 28 October 2021
Strengthening the African knowledge society: towards more sustainable African-European university partnerships
The African Research Universities Alliance (ARUA) and The Guild of European Research-Intensive Universities invite you to join the discussion on 22 November together with high-level speakers from both continents.
Sustainability Science Forum 2021 - Accelerating Transformation
The Sustainability Research Initiative is creating a yearly event that brings together a community of professionals united by a keen interest – Sustainability Science. The first Sustainability Science Forum focuses on accelerating transformation towards sustainability. Together with research funders and other stakeholders, we will discuss priorities for capitalising on existing knowledge and for addressing key open questions.
Afrika-Europa: Reziproke Perspektiven
Die Vereinigung für Afrikastudien in Deutschland e.V. (VAD) organisiert alle zwei Jahre eine internationale und interdisziplinäre Konferenz. Die nächste VAD-Tagung mit dem Titel „Afrika-Europa: Reziproke Perspektiven“ findet in Freiburg im Breisgau statt. Sie wird organisiert durch das neu gegründete Africa Centre for Transregional Research (ACT) der Albert-Ludwig-Universität Freiburg.
ECAS 2023 “African Futures”
“African Futures” aims to explore the Europe’s critical engagements with the past, present, and future of Africa’s global entanglements. The continent has been characterized as a laboratory of the future, as the last frontier of capitalism, with living realities based on concepts and practices of multiplicity, circulation, and flexibility. While the West appears to be self-provincializing, Africa is expanding. Africa is on the move – it always has been.