Members of the Global Challenges University Alliance

Last changed: 11 February 2020

Current members of GCUA

Invited members

Beijing Forestry University, China

Are you interested in becoming a member of the Global Challenges University Alliance?

Please send an application considering the following assessment criteria to the GCUA coordinator. An application will be discussed and decided upon at the General Assembly.

Partner universities should:

  • be strong in agricultural sciences (including landscape architecture, food-, veterinary- and forest sciences), environmental sciences and/or the life sciences (from Consortium Agreement)
  • offer education at undergraduate, graduate and doctoral levels
  • have an (documented) interest in developing international networks for PhD students
  • describe how commitment to GCUA will look like (e.g. Summer school, workshop)
  • describe how the university works with the implementation of the UN sustainable development goals and how this will have an impact on work within GCUA.
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GCUA Coordinator

Elisabeth Rajala
Telephone: +46 18 672036, +46 73 801 33 56

SLU Global supports and facilitates SLU's commitment to improve the situation for people in low-income countries based on the Global Goals of the Agenda 2030 for sustainable development.

SLU Global
Vice-Chancellor's Office

Agricultural Sciences for Global Development
PO Box 7005, SE-750 07 Uppsala
Visiting address: Almas Allé 7 
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