2023

Promoting Postgraduate Education in Planetary Health in Europe, 10 May, 2023

The Centre for Studies on Planetary Wellbeing at Pompeu Fabra University (UPF), the Open University of Catalonia (UOC), the Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal) and the Planetary Health Alliance European Hub co-organized a workshop to share and discuss recent developments in Postgraduate Education in Planetary Health in Europe. The main aim was to bring together various stakeholders from academic institutions in Europe to present their new developments in Planetary Health in Postgraduate Education. Please find more information about the event and the recordings here

 

2022

The planetary well-being, axis of the I International Day Paco Fernández Buey, 2 June, 2022

The academic meeting, which addressed planetary well-being from an interdisciplinary perspective, especially from the humanities, took place on June 2nd, throughout the day, in the Ciutadella Campus. The conference is intended to pay tribute to Francisco Fernández Buey, professor of Ethics and Moral Philosophy at the Humanities Department of the UPF and precursor to political ecology, who died ten years ago. Please see more information about the event and the list of talks here.

 

The Europaeum Winter School on Planetary Wellbeing, 22-25 February, 2022

The 2022 Europaeum Winter School on Planetary Wellbeing took place from 22 to 25 February on the Ciutadella campus and at the MACBA, organized by the University, to discuss the role and impact of higher education institutions in the transition to sustainability. It will include a session on art and two open papers by two eminence in the field of sustainability: Will Steffen, Professor Emeritus at the National University of Australia, from which the concept of "planetary boundaries" arose, and John Elkington, founder de Volans and writer, creator of the "triple bottom line". Please see more information.
 

2020

(In)Corporate Sustainability Conference: Third International Conference, 16-18 September, 2020

This conference on sustainability focused on the synergies that are to be created from combining the insights on sustainability challenges and solutions from different disciplines, answering the need for an interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary approach for creating a systemic change towards sustainability. Please find more information here.