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Dec. 2018 By Kevin Anderson [1] and Magdalena Kuchler [2]   This year’s round of climate change negotiations (COP24, the twenty-fourth meeting of the ‘conference of the parties’) is being hosted by the Polish city of Katowice – the proud centre of the countries thriving coal industry and the powerhouse […]

Will Poland’s COP24 Presidency and its addiction to coal undermine ...


Kom om mingla med oss på Kollaboratoriet för en kväll med tidigare och kommande Zennströmprofessorer i Klimatledarskap. Träffa andra forskare inom området samt studenter från Centrum för miljö- och utvecklingsstudier (CEMUS). Kollaboratoriet är till för att utgöra en mötesplats mellan universitetet och föreningar i Uppsala. Under kvällen finns även möjlighet […]

Nov 21: Koldioxidbudgetreleasfest


Uppsala University’s Zennström Professor in Climate Change Leadership, Kevin Anderson, is out on a two-wheeled journey across Sweden to help raise awareness and catalyse local action on climate change. Kevin is holding public lectures and meeting citizens as well as local and regional governments to discuss how bottom-up measures might […]

The Swedish Carbon Cycle – June 2018




Flygets utsläpp har diskuterats mycket i Sverige den sista tiden. Klimatforskare och Naturvårdsverket hävdar att svenskarnas flygresor orsakar ungefär lika stora utsläpp som biltrafiken i Sverige. Men organisationen Svenskt Flygs generalsekreterare Henrik Littorin menar att dessa uppgifter är “alternativa fakta”, eftersom utsläppen från flyg är inte ens en tredjedel av […]

Kort intervju: Kevin Anderson om flygets utsläpp och alternativa fakta


Where does the responsibility in reducing global emissions lay? This crucial question will be discussed by Kevin Anderson and Folke Tersman at the Sustainability Talks on Uppsala university’s Campus Gotland. While the Paris Agreement outlines some of the commitments made by the global community to limit some of the most […]

Feb 7: Climate change – A perfect moral storm?



When: Tuesday February 6, 16.00-18.00 Where: Kyrksalen, Immanuelskyrkan, Kungstensgatan 17, Stockholm The seminar was recorded and can be seen here. Speakers: Kevin Anderson, Zennström Professor in Climate Change Leadership, CEMUS, Uppsala University Staffan Laestadius, Professor Emeritus, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) Thomas Hahn, Associate Professor, Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University […]

Feb 6: Climate Change and Economic Growth – can they ...


In January 2018, CEMUS staff visited Tyndall Centre for climate change research at University of Manchester, and Schumacher College in Devon, England. Isak Stoddard spent a week in Manchester, exploring possible collaborations with the Tyndall Centre and the University of Manchester. As a part of the Tyndall Public Seminar Series, he […]

CEMUS goes Britain! Climate Change, Ecopreneurship and the Ragged University