Researchers protest


In the middle of the summer, the Swedish government announced that they would cut all funding for development research. Many of the department's researchers have signed a national appeal against the decision. 

The appeal, signed by more than 600 researchers, can be read here, in Swedish: 606 forskare: Regeringen stoppar nödvändig forskning (

Articles in English can be found in Nature: Sweden’s researchers outraged at decision to axe development-research funding (

and The Local: Academics in uproar after Sweden cancels research funding - The Local


Last modified: 2023-11-28