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Calls and grants

To stimulate new collaborations and transdisciplinary research projects, SLU Urban Futures offers seed funding that supports multi-/ inter- and transdisciplinary research activities aiming at enhancing urban sustainability.

Projects and activities funded by SLU Urban Futures

People sitting around a table during a workshop in Addis Ababa.

Food Waste and Loss and the Sustainability of Urban Food Systems in Developing Countries: Evidence from Addis Ababa

Name:  Assem Abouhatab
Faculty: Faculty of Natural Resources and Agricultural Sciences (NJ)

Wildlife in the city

Name: Tim R. Hofmeester
Faculty: Faculty of Forest Science (S)

CirkuLärCentrum Ultuna: Centre for Circular Urban Food System Studies

Name:  Daniel Bergquist
Faculty: Faculty of Natural Resources and Agricultural Sciences (NJ)

SLU Landscape PhD’s Forum

Name: Amalia Engström
FacultyFaculty of Landscape Architecture, Horticulture and Crop Production Science (LTV)

Urban Transition and Transformation Research Network: Building/Extension

Name:  Caroline Dahl
Faculty: Faculty of Landscape Architecture, Horticulture and Crop Production Science (LTV)

Strengthening international cooperation between EU and CELAC countries on sustainable urbanisation: nature-based solutions for restoration and rehabilitation of urban ecosystems

Name: Thomas Randrup
Faculty: Faculty of Landscape Architecture, Horticulture and Crop Production Science (LTV)

Greening Urban Lifestyles through Nudging and Participation (NAP)

Name:             Sofie Joosse
Faculty:          Faculty of Natural Resources and Agricultural Sciences (NJ)

Food waste to new food in an urban context – production, risk assessment and consumer acceptance

Name: Malin Hultberg
Faculty: Faculty of Landscape Architecture, Horticulture and Crop Production Science (LTV)

Rethinking urban nature to promote human well-being and livelihoods

Name: Christopher Raymonds
Faculty: Faculty of Landscape Architecture, Horticulture and Crop Production Science (LTV)

Exploring tradeoffs between on-theground and on-the-roof urban green infrastructure: How do optimal naturebased solutions differ as a function of density of the built environment?

Name: Ishi Buffam
Faculty: Faculty of Landscape Architecture, Horticulture and Crop Production Science (LTV)

Translocation of wild bees: evaluating the ecological sustainability of a wild life management practice due to urban expansion

Name: Barbara Locke
Faculty Faculty of Natural Resources and Agricultural Sciences (NJ)

Dossier published as part of ‘scape magazine' - Tools and techniques for uncertain times

Name: Andrea Kahn
Faculty: Faculty of Landscape Architecture, Horticulture and Crop Production Science (LTV)

The Smart City concept and future research

Name: Johanna Deak Sjöman
Faculty: Faculty of Landscape Architecture, Horticulture and Crop Production Science (LTV)

Published: 22 May 2020 - Page editor: hanna.weiber.post@slu.se
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