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BTH, through SustainTrans, joins the UN Habitat-SolutionsPlus Universities’ Network

The SustainTrans Research Team, consisting of researchers from the BTH departments of sustainable development (TISU) and  spatial planning (TIFP), is now a member of the UN Habitat universities network. This network is made up of distinguished universities across the globe and conducts various international capacity building activities linked to sustainable development such as webinars, [...]

By | 2020-12-09T11:51:51+00:00 December 9th, 2020|News|0 Comments

We are Hiring: New PhD student position to the Groundbreaking Roadmapper Project!

We are finally staffing up for the new Roadmapper project! A new PhD student position (Doktorand i strategisk hållbar utveckling) has been announced at the BTH website.  Applicants should be strong in sustainability and systems dynamics and modeling. They should also have a good command of English and Swedish. There are more requirements but [...]

By | 2020-12-16T10:13:42+00:00 November 25th, 2020|News|0 Comments

New Opinion Piece: More required for a green restart after corona!

The Swedish government's restart package takes commendable steps forward but does not deliver climate benefits on a par with what would be possible. Henrik Ny, from SustainTrans, shows how this could be remedied. This opinion piece was published in the Swedish environmental magazine Aktuell Hållbarhet in October 2020. It was a follow-up of Henrik's opinion [...]

By | 2020-11-25T16:32:48+00:00 October 25th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Roadmapper application approved – Blekinge pushes forward for sustainable transport!

The Swedish Energy Agency recently decided to give SEK 7.6 million to a SustainTrans research project that focuses on a fast transition to sustainable transport and energy systems.There are more and more goals and roadmaps for transition to a fossil free society, but there are several questions about how it can be done sustainably, coordinated [...]

By | 2020-11-25T16:07:40+00:00 September 25th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Henrik Ny referee again at the Climate Match (Klimatmatchen)

The Swedish political week in Almedalen*, Gotland, was cancelled this year but in Jönköping the online event Elmiadalen was arranged instead. Read more about the event at the Elmiadalen official website. On June 29, for the second year in a row, Henrik Ny from the SustainTrans team was a referee in the event 'Klimatmatchen' [...]

By | 2020-07-03T13:51:40+00:00 July 3rd, 2020|News|0 Comments

Welcome to Abdellah and Judith!

We are happy to get a new cooperation started with two spatial planners from the TIFP department at BTH. Professor Abdellah Abarkan has invited Henrik to co supervise the phd student Judith Oginga Martins. This cooperation is focused on how the urban form and urban planning could be used to support a transition to sustainable [...]

By | 2020-04-09T13:25:36+00:00 April 9th, 2020|News|0 Comments

New Roadmap project idea initiated with the County Administrative Board and Climate Cooperation Blekinge

An important recent milestone for the SustainTrans team was when Henrik Ny on December 11 in 2018 was invited to present a new research project idea to the civil servants group within Climate Cooperation Blekinge. This group is led by the County Administrative Board and primarily consists of environmental coordinators and experts from Region [...]

By | 2019-03-26T08:23:20+00:00 March 26th, 2019|News|0 Comments