Seminar: Sustainable Development, Migration and Food & Nutrition Security Demands at the crossroads, 6 October
Global hunger and migration is rising, driven by conflicts and climate change. A new and more encompassing view of the food system is needed,...
ERC grants to four researchers at the University of Helsinki
Three of the funded projects are at the Faculty of Arts, and one at the Faculty of Science and at the Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry.
Diminishing high-latitude land surface processes
Land surface geological processes typical of high-latitude regions are expected to almost disappear by the end of 21st century. A paper recently...
Indigenous storytelling is a new asset for biocultural conservation
Storytelling can help to guide better conservation actions in areas inhabited by indigenous communities worldwide, new research claims.
Cooperation with Peking University expanding to cancer research
The University of Helsinki’s cooperation with Chinese universities continues to expand. In addition to air quality research, teacher education...
Ubiquity researcher Ella Peltonen – a rising star
The international women’s network in Computer science selected 10 impacting women to watch.
A fieldwork course teaches through touch, smell and even taste
During a week-long intensive course, biology students learn to identify the plants and animals of the archipelago as well as to take samples of...
HiLIFE-RIA to support life science research infrastructure platforms by €6M
For cutting-edge life science, research infrastructures are becoming more and more important - and expensive. The HiLIFE Research Infrastructure...