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plasticwaste CeMuse Radio Features New 

CeMuse Radio: How do we save the Baltic sea from plastics?

We’ve all heard that plastic waste is bad, but how bad is it? And what is it doing to our own Baltic sea? Our guests this week are Julia, from Race for the Baltic campaign and Alan Atkisson, founder of the Atkisson foundation, that brought the Out to Sea Exhibition to Stockholm at the Tekniska Muset in Stockholm: Together we ask and answer the simple question; what can we do about it? Learn more about the exhibition at: https://www.tekniskamuseet.se/en/discover/exhibitions/out-to-sea-an-ocean-of-plastic/  Learn more about the Race for the Baltic initiative here: raceforthebaltic.com

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CeMuse Radio: How do you connect University to Society?

Tune in to the CEMUSE radio show. This week we had the fantastic guests from Kollaboratoriet Uppsala, Lakin Anderson and Sanna Gunnarsson. Along the hosts Dani and Sanaz they explore “How do you make connections between Universities and their surrounding society in new ways?” Why does this even need to happen? To know more about Kollaboratoriet check out: www.kollaboratorietuppsala.se/

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Koga irrigation and watershed dam – Are smallholder farmers put at the center?

By Amalia Björnegran   “Forced to accept the consequences of the initiative, the farmers now think about how best to be compensated for the losses and damage caused, and how to cope with life in a strange environment.” (Gebre et al., 2008, 12). Those are the concerns within farming communities and their involvement in the Koga Irrigation Dam project. “Development of irrigation projects is listed as a prime tool to ensure food security at the household level” (Reynolds, 2013, 1) and “…the project is ultimately to the benefit of the…

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