The City of The City of Yogyakarta and The County Council of Västerbotten

The City of Yogyakarta, Indonesia and The County Council of Västerbotten, Sweden are partners working on early warning for dengue through capacity building and public participation. The partnership is funded by Swedish International Centre for Local Democracy (ICLD) 2014-2016. As one of the members in the steering committe we are working with management and follow-up.

Human Rights – A Prerequisite for Sustainable Development

At May 5th, 2015 a lecture on Human Rights as a prerequisite for democracy and sustainable development was held at one of Umeås upper secondary schools with teachers and prinicpals as participants. There were 100 particpants at this occassion. The organizer were The Nature School - a special unit within The City of Umeå.

Educational Assignments at Swedish Universities

On a regular basis since I started this ADEP I have been teaching at several Swedish Universities; Umeå University, Malmö University, Swedish University for Agriculture Sciences and Higher Vocational Education. The courses and themes have been many. Thanks to all students from all corners of the world. It has been a pleasure working with and for you.

Kajiado County, Kenya and The City of Umeå

The inceptionphase between Kajiado County, Kenya and The City of Umeå is now finalized and resulted in applications for two projects on sustainable urban and regional development governed by a joint steering group. A visit in Kajiado County for The City of Umeå March 11-15th included talks with Kajiado Government and several study visits.

Peace and Conflict Studies

Once again I have finalized a course in Peace- and Conflict Studies. Through an assignment from The Department of Political Science, Umeå University, and in the framework of an international program for crisis- and conflictmanagement, I have been the teacher for students at a course on genocide, massviolence, crimes against humanity, international law and how modernity relates to these areas of concern. This only one example of courses in which I have been a teacher. I almost lost count of

Cooperation with SIPU International

Together with a team of consultants, as partners with SIPU International, we will educate and act as facilitators in a variation of courses runned by Sida Partnership Forum in Härnösand, Sweden.