Are you interested in joining a group or a project that works with sustainability? These are the projects represented at the project café, January 31 at Kollaboratoriet. Thank you everyone who came!
Climate Change Leadership (CCL): The Climate Change Leadership Node is an initiative within the research program Natural Resources and Sustainable Development (NRHU) based at the Department of Earth Sciences, Uppsala University. Climate Change Leadership is a dynamic field, crossing disciplinary and societal boundaries, with the aim to catalyse innovative and bold approaches to meet the complex challenges of climate change.
- Student-led Research: This project is all about research conducted by students, through 5,000-7,000 word articles. Submit your abstracts by 31st March 2019 to firstname.lastname@example.org
The WasteLess Project: This project focuses on waste reduction by implementing different ideas (e.g. organic bins, paper bags, recycling posters, and CEMUS exchange box).
Bruised Food Club: This project aim is to raise awareness and help educate people on the food waste crisis, through food waste cafés, which serve meals made with food from local supermarkets that would have 100% been wasted.
Uppsala Outdoors: This project aims to promote a sense of sustainability and closeness to nature through camping trips, workshops on gear, how to pack, camping food, backpacking behaviour, where to go and what to do.
Extinction Rebellion Uppsala: This project is all about civil disobedience for the climate.
Drama for Environment: This project is all about utilizing drama to discuss environmental issues
Climate Strike: Every Friday from 15-17 in forumtorget, students strike for the climate to send a message to take urgent action on climate change
Klimatstudenterna: The climate students were started by students at SLU in Uppsala in the spring of 2018. The goal is to quickly grow into a national and international student movement and save the future. Since autumn 2018, we are also at Uppsala University to help the institution to reduce emissions and achieve a sustainable level.Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/KlimatstudenternaUU/ Website: https://klimatstudenterna.se/Email: email@example.comSign the Petition: https://actionnetwork.org/petitions/uppsala
Let’s Eat Veggies: This project hosts vegan cooking workshops for sustainable food consumption.
Instagram: let’s eat veggies
Klimatlätt: This project is run by Uppsala Kommun and aims to launch a ‘carbon calculator’ app, with the hope to reduce 10, 000 citizens carbon footprint in a year. They’re searching for student ambassadors. There will be stations/stalls to raise awareness over the city during carbon week end of March. Contact Linnea to get involved.
Zero Waste Uppsala: This project focuses on promoting the zero waste lifestyle and increasing awareness.
ULTIMAT: This project is a food cooperative in Ultuna
Flogsta Food: Community gardening in Flogsta Park
Rethinking Economics Uppsala: This project focuses on the diverse aspects of contemporary economics and creates a space for debate surrounding how economics is taught within Uppsala, with particular focus on sustainability.
Fossil Free Uppsala: This project is all about getting institutions and organizations (such as universities and banks) to divest from fossil fuels
Email – firstname.lastname@example.org
Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/fossilfreeuppsalauniversitet/
Twitter – https://twitter.com/UUFossilFree
Kollaboratoriet Uppsala: A free space coordinated by CEMUS to use for collaborations, events, meetings, workshops etc.
Web page: http://www.kollaboratorietuppsala.se/en/