• Flooding.

Online event: How to make cities more resilient?

2021-05-13T09:56:59+00:00May 13th, 2021|Events, News|

The CASCADE project brings together civil protection specialists and climate change adaptation experts to build resilience in the Baltic Sea Region. The project aims to improve the capacity to understand, assess, and treat current and future climate change related risks on the local level, focusing on the particular conditions in the Baltic Sea Region. The project has now come to the point where it is time to present the results. Welcome to the online event How to make cities more resilient? – Results and recommendations from the CASCADE project. Time: Tuesday, 8 June 2021 at 10.00-13.00 (CET) Agenda: Risks related [...]

  • Bikes parked outside a modern apartment residential buiding.

Webinar series: Implementing sustainability at universities

2021-02-24T10:40:31+00:00February 16th, 2021|Events, For teachers, News|

How can we implement sustainability at universities in respect of teaching, research and campus greening? Baltic University Programme (BUP) is organizing a webinar series where these topics are discussed. The main target group for the webinar series is teachers in higher education, especially within the BUP, however the webinars are open for everyone interested. Each webinar is arranged at 14–15 CET. The programme: 08 December 2020: Arjen Wals, Professor Transformative Learning for Socio-ecological Sustainability, Wageningen University, the Netherlands. 12 January 2021: Shepherd Urenje, Specialist in teacher education at SWEDESD – Swedish International Centre of Education for Sustainable Development, Uppsala university, [...]

  • Stones along the seashore.

Take part in a photo competition for the Baltic Sea

2021-02-23T10:36:58+00:00January 26th, 2021|Events, News|

The Seaher research project arranges a photo competition with the Baltic Sea as theme. Do you live or recreate in the Baltic Sea Region? Is the Baltic Sea changing and has this affected your activities in relation to the Sea? Answer these questions in the way you see it through your camera and understand it with your own words, through your living experiences with the Baltic Sea. Stay open to your ideas of all forms of actions and experiences, modes of doing and ways of being, or skills and knowledge related to coastal areas and archipelago of the Baltic Sea. [...]

  • Blue image with text Space Bridges 2.0. 30 years with Baltic Sea Environment .

Revisiting BUP’s past through on-line seminars

2021-01-27T15:12:15+00:00January 13th, 2021|Events, News|

In 2021 we revisit Baltic University Programme's past with a series of on-line seminars. The series is called Space Bridges 2.0. In the 1st session of the seminar series, focus is on the post-Cold War environmental development of the Baltic Sea. Among others Assistant Professor Anna Törnroos-Remes from Åbo Akademi University will participate in the programme. Date and time: 28 January 2021, 14.00-17.00 (CET) Host: Södertörn University, Sweden Programme: Welcoming notes and the "Baltic University Programme 30 years" - Assoc. Prof. Madeleine Granvik. 14.15 How the BUP started, discussion with former BUP director - Prof. Emeritus Lars Rydén. 14.30 Changes [...]

  • Decorative image of a field.

Student conference 2020

2020-04-03T08:47:28+00:00February 27th, 2020|Courses for students, Events, News|

The Baltic University Programme’s annual student conference 2020 has the topic Sustainable Food Production in Conditions of Climate Change. The conference aims develop the participants knowledge and spark new ideas in a four-days conference in Slovakia. (13-16 of May, 2020) --> CANCELLED! NEW DATE TO COME Nitra, Slovakia Max 80 students More information and application

Student event in Finland in June 2020

2020-04-03T08:46:58+00:00February 27th, 2020|Courses for students, Events, News|

Join the student delegation to EU's Annual Forum for the Baltic Sea Region When? (June 15-17 2020) --> CANCELLED! WE ARE WAITING FOR A NEW DATE Where? Turku, Finland For who? Undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled at a BUP member university Every year, EU organize a forum for the Baltic Sea region. It is an event where business, politics, academia and society meet to discuss the future strategy of our region. The Baltic University Programme has the possibility to send a student delegation to take part in the forum and participate in its seminars and events. The event offers [...]

BUP Symposium 2020

2019-11-04T14:40:54+00:00November 4th, 2019|Events|

The Baltic University Programme's main aim is to support building strong regional educational and research communities. As a part of this, we are arranging a scientific symposium in Visby, Sweden, 24-28 August, 2020. This is: an opportunity to meet colleagues an arena where to discuss research an opportunity to disseminate and take part of new knowledge an opportunity to get published and spread research in the BUP Please visit our web site for the BUP SYMPOSIUM 2020: http://www.bupsymposium2020.se. There are in total three parts of the BUP Symposium: 1) Parallel BUP events Monday 24th August (free of charge for colleagues [...]

  • Image of the archipelago and the sea.

Call for participation: VII International Baltic Maritime Forum

2019-09-23T12:51:44+00:00August 23rd, 2019|Events|

VII Baltic Maritime Forum 2019 7-10 October 2019 Kaliningrad Dear  BUP colleagues, By this letter we would like to inform you about an outstanding event - VII International Baltic Maritime Forum (the Forum) which will be held on October 7-10, 2019 in Kaliningrad at the premises of Kaliningrad State Technical University.  The Forum is organized by the BUP member  university - Federal State Educational Institution of Higher Education “Kaliningrad State Technical University” – the major educational institution of the Russian fisheries, and supported by the Federal Agency for Fisheries and the Government of the Kaliningrad region. Baltic Maritime Forum-one of [...]

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