22 March 2018

Kevin Anderson Are universities making the world worse? Education and research in an age of climate change

Centre for Environment and Development Studies in Uppsala, CEMUS, From Almedalen. Published on 10 August 2017.

Kevin Anderson, Zennström Visiting Professor in Climate Change Leadership, Uppsala University.

Josefin Wangel Weithz, Associate Professor in Sustainable Urban Development, KTH.

Johanna van Schaik Dernfalk, Unit manager, Environmental and Agricultural Sciences, Formas.

What is the role of universities in response to the great environmental and social challenges of our times? In an age of escalating climate change, ecological unravelling and societal instability and uncertainty, what is higher education and research really for? And for whom?

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