Helsinki Institute of Sustainability Science (HELSUS) contributes to sustainability transformations of societies by means of inter- and transdisciplinary research and education. HELSUS co-creates knowledge through research, experiments, living labs and best practices for national and international policy, private sector and civil society. HELSUS forms an attractive international environment for researchers and facilitates partnerships in areas of research and innovations for the sustainable future.
About Helsinki Institute of Sustainability Science
Helsinki Institute of Sustainability Science is a new cross-faculty research unit in sustainability science within the University of...
Research at the Helsinki Institute of Sustainability Science approaches sustainability through several multidisciplinary themes.
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HELSUS forms an attractive international and interdisciplinary research community for professors and researchers working with ...
HELSUS Brown Bag Lunch: Environmental and Sustainability Education in Finnish schools: current situation and some future prospectsFri 1.3.2019 11:30-12:30 HELSUS Hub at Porthania (2nd floor) Yliopistonkatu 3...
HELSUS Brown Bag Lunch: What are the enabling and hindering factors for sustainable smallholder tree growing in the Global South? – A systematic reviewFri 15.3.2019 11:30-12:30 HELSUS Hub at Porthania (2nd floor) Yliopistonkatu 3...
Fri 29.3.2019 11:30-12:30 HELSUS Hub at Porthania (2nd floor) Yliopistonkatu 3...
Do cities really hold the key to solving the climate challenge?
UEP researchers participated in two recent Special Issues which explore the role of cities in tackling climate change.
Fighting for biodiversity loss in Madagascar requires greater collaboration between researchers and managers
Protected area managers in the Global South struggle with knowledge gaps, not benefitting from scientific research carried out in their areas.
Virtual design may facilitate powertrain electrification for agricultural machinery
So far, electric powertrains are rarely used for agricultural machinery due to higher costs and technical challenges, even though the electric...
The shipping container: an invention that revolutionized trade and turned the world into a giant conveyor belt
Maritime transport fuels global trade. But is it already too cheap to be sustainable?
Faculty of Educational Sciences joins the Helsinki Institute of Sustainability Science
The Faculty of Educational Sciences has joined HELSUS, the Helsinki Institute of Sustainability Science at the University of Helsinki,...
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