12/10/2017In conjunction with the IPCC authors' meeting in Malmö in October Sustainability Forum and Climate-KIC, both operating from the CEC, are co-organizers of three arrangements concerning climate change, climate policy and innovation as a solution.
29/08/2017Increasing cultivation of oilseed rape may have consequences for pollinators and wild plant pollination. A recently published study from CEC suggests that oilseed rape can affect later flowering plants.
29/08/2017Ullrika Sahlin, risk specialist at CEC, was awarded 15 000 Euros for her project "gaming for better decisions under uncertanty"at the Climate-KIC Ideation Day II this Tuesday. Ullrikas project aims at developing a fun and educational game for decision makers where they can develop skills in making decisions on climate related issues with consideration of risk and uncertainty.
29/06/2017It has previously been unsure whether microplastics from playgrounds are spread to fresh water and aquatic environments. Detailed studies of schoolyards in the city of Lomma now clearly show that microplastics ends up in nearby Höje river. Rubber based surfaces with purpuse to protect our children also threatens wildlife, both at sea and on land.
29/06/2017During summer the Centre for Environmental and Climate Research (CEC) are announcing 6 new research positions within the Strategic Research Area Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services in a Changing Climate (BECC).
29/06/2017Ullrika Sahlin has been appointed Reader in Environmental Science at the Faculty of Science. Her research focus on the management of uncertainty in risk analysis and evidence based decision making.
22/06/2017The Centre for Environmental and Climate Research has employed two new professors with research focus on human impact on environmental changes.
New book with thoughts on the Swedish Rural Development Programme and rural development with co-authors from CEC
19/06/2017To what use is the Swedish rural programme and what can be done to increase its effects?
15/06/2017Martin Green and Jens Rydell at the biology department, Lund University, have been awarded Skånes vindkraftspris 2017.
17/05/2017BECC researcher Ullrika Sahlin together with other researchers has published a debate article in Svenska Dagbladet today (17/5) arguing that the WWFs advice not to eat the endangered indigenous Swedish crayfish Astacus astacus is confusing and should be changed.