Press releases

Successful fish traps international win

Successful fish traps international win

Sep 12, 2019 08:31 UTC
“7,7 million SEK from the European Union Fisheries Fund will help develop new fish ...

Megacities destroy rainforests

Megacities destroy rainforests

Sep 05, 2019 09:00 UTC
“Global urbanization is tied to the destruction of rainforest in Brazil,” says Stephan ...

New leadership at Umeå School of Architecture

New leadership at Umeå School of Architecture

Sep 04, 2019 08:00 UTC
A new leadership has been appointed at Umeå School of Architecture at Umeå University. ...

Research project aims to spur pre-schools to learn from other countries

Research project aims to spur pre-schools to learn from other countries

Sep 03, 2019 12:45 UTC
“In Spain, teachers may be alone with between 24 – 30 three-years-olds, so they enhance...

Life-centred Farming. ​Wide-ranging research in biodynamic agriculture

Life-centred Farming. ​Wide-ranging research in biodynamic agriculture

Aug 29, 2019 13:39 UTC
Biodynamic agriculture produces high quality food and aims to contribute to the further...

First-line managers’ work situation determines the staff’s well-being

First-line managers’ work situation determines the staff’s well-being

Aug 23, 2019 08:00 UTC
“First-Line Managers are completely dependent on the support and the possibilities they...

Welcome to the biosphere – an exhibition at Svenskt Tenn about meat consumption, palm oil, plastic, norms, ethics and the economy

Welcome to the biosphere – an exhibition at Svenskt Tenn about meat consumption, palm oil, plastic, norms, ethics and the economy

Aug 22, 2019 09:32 UTC
Carbon dioxide emissions and meat consumption, ethics and the economy: These are some o...

Scientists call for new European regulations for GMO

Scientists call for new European regulations for GMO

Jul 25, 2019 10:00 UTC
Today, on the anniversary of the Court of Justice of the European Union’s decision on p...

Flexible work – heaven or hell?

Flexible work – heaven or hell?

Jun 20, 2019 14:37 UTC
A research group headed by Gunnar Bergström, professor in occupational health science a...

Researchers from Gävle aim to make children’s dreams fly

Researchers from Gävle aim to make children’s dreams fly

May 22, 2019 08:00 UTC
​16 researchers from the University of Gävle will soon take a trip to 16 schools in the...