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Focus on Animals and Nature for Human Health

Research investigating how animals and nature affect human health is performed at several SLU departments, and spans different research areas. Here we present a selection of current projects and publications in the field. If you want to get in touch with our researchers, you find contact information below.

Why do we need green cities?

Public green space has a positive effect on biodiversity, climate, wellness and air quality. Download the brochure (in Swe) produced by Green Cities and Tankesmedjan Movium SLU.

Students in Alnarps park, SLU Alnarp. Photo.

Seminar on welfare for care dogs

See our seminar "Welfare of dogs used within Animal Assisted Interventions" with professor Zenithson Ng.

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Collaboration & networking

Through collaboration between scientists nationally and internationally, SLU contribute new knowledge within the area of infections diseases and antimicrobial resistance.

Reports and policy briefs

Here we present various publications in the form of our report series and policy briefs on important and current topics.

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Published: 10 May 2024 - Page editor: futureonehealth@slu.se