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Renewal of UNESCO Chair for professor Lena Neij

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UNESCO has decided to renew the Lund university UNESCO chair under the leadership of professor Lena Neij, IIIEE.

In the renewal of the chair (2024-2028), Lena Neij and the IIIEE will advance knowledge on local aspects of sustainability transitions –applying an integrated approach to research, education, training and outreach. A special focus will be on strengthening the transdisciplinarity collaboration with cities, businesses and other organisationsactive in southern Sweden and world-wide. Strong support will be given to education for sustainable development (ESD), life-long learning and local capacity building, focusing on climate-neutral and sustainable cities, urban governance and local learning.