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New light shed on the challenge of climate negotiations

New light shed on the challenge of climate negotiations

Nov 09, 2015 13:34 GMT
After over two decades of climate negotiation meetings, it is clear that agreeing on re...

Kate Thornton urges Spitalfields shoppers to squash hunger in Bangladesh

Kate Thornton urges Spitalfields shoppers to squash hunger in Bangladesh

Nov 02, 2015 17:30 GMT
Kate Thornton teams up with Practical Action to launch Pumpkins Against Poverty appeal ...

World Obesity Day, 11 October: Obesity and diet to be the theme of next Uppsala Health Summit

Oct 10, 2015 10:19 BST
One of the major global healthcare challenges today is the increasing prevalence of obe...

​The Church of Sweden supports refugees and migrants in Hungary

​The Church of Sweden supports refugees and migrants in Hungary

Aug 31, 2015 11:00 BST
In response to the large flow of refugees and migrants to Europe, the Church of Sweden ...

​People are dying on the border to Europe – we must act now!

​People are dying on the border to Europe – we must act now!

Aug 31, 2015 10:00 BST
The Church of Sweden and the other Nordic members of ACT Alliance, a global collaborati...

Flag hoisting to thank seafarers on Merchant Navy Day

Flag hoisting to thank seafarers on Merchant Navy Day

Aug 19, 2015 12:01 BST
Civic leaders in Bury will fly the Red Ensign on Merchant Navy Day (3 Sep) to raise awa...

Climate pilgrimage launch – final destination: Paris

Climate pilgrimage launch – final destination: Paris

Jul 09, 2015 10:00 BST
Sunday 12 July sees the start in Uppsala of the Swedish pilgrimage to the climate summi...

Uppsala University to invest in Antibiotics Centre

Jun 02, 2015 08:17 BST
​An Uppsala Antibiotics Centre is to be created at Uppsala University. This was announc...

Malaria testing yet to reach its potential

May 12, 2015 10:15 BST
In a study published this month in Malaria Journal, researchers from Uppsala University...

Uppsala Health Summit publishes pre-conference report

May 06, 2015 15:05 BST
For the upcoming Uppsala Health Summit on antibiotic resistance, 2–3 June, a report has...