Nov 25: CEMUS +25 symposium

A good news story? 25 years of working for sustainability – lost hope and an incredible opportunity for civic engagement

Welcome to CEMUS 25 year anniversary symposium November 25 at 14.15-17.00 in Gustavianum auditorium minus

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Speakers and panelists include:

  • Kevin Anderson, Visiting professor in Climate Change Leadership at Uppsala University and CEMUS
  • Matilda Hald, Programme Manager for ‘Agenda 2030’ at the Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation and CEMUS alumni
  • Doreen Stabinsky, Professor in Global Environmental Politics at the College of the Atlantic and the first visiting professor in Climate Change Leadership
  • Andrew Stirling, Professor of Science & Technology Policy at Sussex University

  • A year of celebrating 25 years of student-led education, 20 years as joint Uppsala University and SLU centre, 15 years of transdisciplinary research and research education

    This is the precept by which I have lived: Prepare for the worst; expect the best; and take what comes.

    – Hannah Arendt

    I want to stand as close to the edge as I can without going over. Out on the edge you see all the kinds of things you can’t see from the center.

    – Kurt Vonnegut

    … for every complex problem there’s a simple solution, and it’s wrong.

    – Umberto Eco