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Léonie de Jonge appointed member of the KNAW Young Academy
Posted on:10 January 2023

Political scientist Léonie de Jonge (1990) is an internationally renowned expert in the fields of political extremism and populism in Europe. She obtained her PhD from the University of Cambridge (United Kingdom) in 2019 for her research on the success and failure factors of radical right-wing populist parties.

Podcast over ecologisch onderzoek naar effecten zonneparken: interview met ecoloog dr. ir. Raymond Klaasen.
Posted on:23 December 2022

‘Wij zoeken heel erg de diepgang...we willen echt weten waarom bepaalde soorten wel of niet voorkomen, vertelt dr. ir. Raymond Klaassen in de 20voor20 Podcast

Agricola Interview: Sylvia de Vries researches the ecological impact of solar parks
Posted on:21 December 2022

Agricola Interview: What effects does a solar park have on the ecology? What is the most nature-friendly way to construct a solar park? Biologist Sylvia de Vries hopes to answer these and many more questions in five years’ time. As a PhD student, she will study the construction of solar parks. This research is facilitated by a cooperation between Solarfields – which constructs solar parks – , the Groningen Provincial Executive and Sustainable Society of the University of Groningen.

Introducing: PhD Orfeas Koidis is working on sanctions and cryptocurrencies
Posted on:20 December 2022

PhD Orfeas Koidis is working on sanctions and cryptocurrencies. The coming four years he will work as a PhD in Groningen, studying Illicit Trade, and is member of Illicit Trade of the Rudolf Agricola School for Sustainable Development

Start major five-year research into the ecological effects of solar parks
Posted on:08 December 2022

Thursday 15 December marked the official start of a long-term scientific study of the ecological effects of solar parks. The study, initiated by the Groningen Provincial Executive and Solarfields, provides insight into what solar parks do for soil quality and biodiversity.

Frans J. Sijtsma new Director Rudolf Agricola School for Sustainable Development
Posted on:05 December 2022

Frans J. Sijtsma new Director Rudolf Agricola School for Sustainable Development

The Sustainable Society Grants ceremony 2022 in photo's
Posted on:05 December 2022

The Sustainable Society Grants ceremony 2022 in photo's

European grant for PRESILIENT research on informal economies
Posted on:05 December 2022

European grant for PRESILIENT research on informal economies

Sustainable Society PhD Grants 2022 awarded to the eight winners
Posted on:30 November 2022

Sustainable Society PhD Grants 2022 awarded to the eight winners

November 2022: Third round of Sustainable Society Small Grants of 2022 awarded
Posted on:29 November 2022

November 2022: Third round of Sustainable Society Small Grants of 2022 awarded

European grant for research on informal economies
Posted on:29 November 2022

Dr Francesco Giumelli, associate professor of International Relations and International Organizations at the Faculty of Arts, and Dr Pim Geelhoed, associate professor of Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure at the Faculty of Law, are participating in an international research project on informal economies that was recently awarded a European grant of €3.8 million. The project funds 15 PhD students, two of whom are appointed at the University of Groningen: one in the Faculty of Arts and one in the Faculty of Law.

A Small Grant well spent: dr. Caitlin Ryan reports on her work in Sierra Leone and Liberia
Posted on:28 November 2022

A Small Grant well spent: dr. Caitlin Ryan reports on her work in Sierra Leone and Liberia

Now online: webinar Ratna Juwita Exploring Corruption as a Violation of Human Rights in the Practices of International Human Rights Institutions''
Posted on:23 November 2022

Now online: webinar Ratna Juwita Exploring Corruption as a Violation of Human Rights in the Practices of International Human Rights Institutions''

Now online: Illicit Trade Webinar: Dr. Nicolle Zeegers: The effectiveness of prostitution policy in preventing Human Trafficking
Posted on:21 November 2022

Now online: Illicit Trade Webinar: Dr. Nicolle Zeegers: The effectiveness of prostitution policy in preventing Human Trafficking

First Groninger Bestuursconferentie could be the start of a tradition
Posted on:31 October 2022

First Groninger Bestuursconferentie could be the start of a tradition

Streetfront: a Groningen book about an unusual Canadian School
Posted on:31 October 2022

Streetfront: a Groningen book about an unusual Canadian School.

Agricola School for Sustainable Development moves to Groot Handelshuis
Posted on:20 October 2022

Agricola School for Sustainable Development moves to Groot Handelshuis

Eighth Masterclass about Groningen earthquakes now online
Posted on:27 September 2022

Prof Dr Michel Dückers: Masterclass Groningen Earthquakes The health impact of gas-extraction issues - What can we learn from Groningen and vice versa.

Kees van Veen leaves as Scientific Director of Sustainable Society
Posted on:22 September 2022

Kees van Veen leaves as Scientific Director of Sustainable Society

Programma European Research Night & Zpannend Zernike in Forum Groningen
Posted on:12 September 2022

Programma European Research Night & Zpannend Zernike in Forum Groningen

Logboek van de summerschool Sustainable Landscapes: een diepe leerervaring op de Waddenzee
Posted on:06 September 2022

Logboek van de summerschool Sustainable Landscapes: een diepe leerervaring op de Waddenzee

The Leeuwarden Summer School on Cultural & Linguistic Diversity, Diversity Management for Social Justice 2022
Posted on:05 September 2022

The Leeuwarden Summer School on Cultural & Linguistic Diversity, Diversity Management for Social Justice 2022

Launch of BirdEyes, an international center for research and education in the field of climate change
Posted on:01 September 2022

Small launch BirdEyes on July 13, 2022 in Leeuwarden

In the press: Nature-inclusive agriculture on the Westeresch in Veele. Research by dr. ir. Raymond Klaassen (Sustainable Landscapes)
Posted on:27 July 2022

Nature-inclusive agriculture on the Westeresch in Veele in the press

Podcast: interview with prof. dr. Pablo Tittonell, expert in agroecology
Posted on:14 July 2022

Dierenartsen zonder Grenzen has made an interesting podcast with Prof. D. rPablo Tittonell, one of our Sustainable Landscapes Fellows.

Caino summer school 2022 was 'An intensive, but above all a very inspiring week.'
Posted on:13 July 2022

Summer School ‘Cascading Disasters, Institutions and Organizations (CAINO)’ 2022: Towards resilient organizations, institutions and societies.

First round of UEF Grants for M20 PhD Program awards PhD position at Agricola School for Sustainable Development
Posted on:12 July 2022

PhD scolarship Agricola School for Sustainable Development

Watch: Invoking the Sacred, Alternative Strategies Against Climate-induced Conflicts.
Posted on:07 July 2022

Dr Joram Tarusarira: Invoking the Sacred: Alternative Strategies Against Climate-induced Conflicts

Second round Sustainable Society Small Grants 2022 awarded
Posted on:07 July 2022

Second round Sustainable Society Small Grants 2022 awarded

Apply for the Sustainable Society Grants 2022
Posted on:07 June 2022

Apply for the Sustainable Society Grants 2022

Arctic Centre: New SEES.nl expedition to Spitsbergen in July
Posted on:25 April 2022

Arctic Centre Groningen. From 13 to 22 July 2022, a large group of researchers will embark on an expedition to the pristine island of Edgeøya, on the east side of the Spitsbergen archipelago.

Clarisse Kraamwinkel, Rafael Wittek, Rik Huizinga, Stefan Couperus: the first SuSo small grants of 2022 awarded to four innovative studies
Posted on:04 April 2022

Clarisse Kraamwinkel, Rafael Wittek, Rik Huizinga ,Stefan Couperus: The first SuSo small grants of 2022 awarded to four innovative studies.

Save the Date: Groninger Bestuursconferentie 23 September 2022
Posted on:04 April 2022

Save the Date: Groninger Bestuursconferentie 23 September 2022

TriWadWalks: Crossing Borders, Blending Perspectives
Posted on:04 April 2022

This spring and autumn, three fellows of Sustainable Landscapes of the Faculty of Spatial Sciences are organising an unusual study trip through the Wadden landscape: two so-called TriWadWalks.

Zes masterclasses Groninger aardbevingen in Groningen nu voor iedereen te zien
Posted on:24 March 2022

Zes masterclasses Groninger aardbevingen in Groningen nu voor iedereen te zien

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