Workshops within GCUA

Last changed: 05 August 2019

We build our alliance through thematic Global Challenges University Workshops, each with 4-12 participating universities, and by organising corresponding thematic Global Challenges Summer Schools for MSc/PhD students.

By bringing together leading researchers in pressing topics, we hope to achieve improved international cooperation and translate knowledge into relevant action.

Upcoming workshops

GCUA Workshop on Challenges for agroecology development for the building of sustainable Agri-food systems

Time: November 11-13, 2019 Organiser: University of Chile Scope: to promote the transition from conventional agriculture towards agroecology as a science, practice and social movement in different OECD countries Contact person: Osvaldo Salazar ( Workshop information (download pdf)

First National Symposium on Urban Farming and Sustainable Cities in Uganda

Time: December 11-13, 2019
Organiser: Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
Contact person: Dr Amin Kiggundu Tamale,
Workshop information (download pdf)

Summer School organised by Unviversity of Chile

Unviversity of Chile will organize a Summer School with 3 courses (lectures in English) in Frutillar town in southern Chile between 6-26 January 2020. More information will be available soon.

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GCUA Coordinator
Marnie Hancke
Telephone: +46 18 671181, +46 72 2178207

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