Top scientists presenting their research on sustainable development!
The Stockholm Seminars series cover a broad range of sustainability science perspectives with a focus on the dynamics and stewardship of social-ecological systems.
The seminars are organised by the Beijer Institute of Ecological Economics at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, Albaeco, Future Earth and the Stockholm Resilience Centre.
Since its start in 2000 more than 100 of the world’s leading scientists and experts have taken part in this seminar series, including Nobel Laureates.
The seminars are open and free of charge.
Please note that due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, no seminars are currently scheduled.
Enhancing food system resilience, with exampes from the UK and Australia
Seminar with John Ingram, University of Oxford, 12 December, 14.00-15.00
Deep learning for a better understanding of the Earth System?
Stockholm Seminar 21 August with Markus Reichstein, director of the Biogeochemical Integration Department at the Max-Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry, Jena
The role of narratives in social resilience
Stockholm Seminar with Michèle Lamont, Professor of Sociology and of African and African American Studies, Harvard University, 28 May 2019
Water as the bloodstream of the biosphere
Special event celebrating the 200th Stockholm Seminars, Friday 22 March
Ecological apocalypse can also be a source of hope: cascading regime shifts within and across scales
Stockholm seminar with Juan Rocha, researcher at the Stockholm Resilience Centre, Wednesday 6 March
Reflections on a transdisciplinary journey in conservation science
Stockholm Seminar with professor Dirk Roux, Specialist Scientist for South African National Parks, Friday 30 November
The state of sustainability science
Seminar with William Clark, Harvey Brooks Professor of International Science, Public Policy and Human Development, Harvard University, Thursday 4 October 2018, 14.00-15.00
Can competition promote cooperation?
Seminar with Juan-Camilo Cardenas, Professor at the Universidad de Los Andes (Colombia), 14 September, 13:00-14:00
Modeling Energy and Environmental Behavior from Individual to Aggregate Levels: Challenges, Opportunities, and Tools
Seminar with Elke U. Weber, Princeton University, Monday 17 September, 11:00-12:00
Promoting human and environmental health by tailoring evidence-based action to local context
Seminar with Ross A. Hammond, Director of the Center on Social Dynamics & Policy, Brookings Institution, 19 June 2018
Research news | 2021-12-16
Freshwater biodiversity must be given a higher priority
Research and conservation of freshwater biodiversity is lagging behind. Researchers propose 15 priorities to improve knowledge on biodiversity in lakes, rivers, ponds and wetlands
Research news | 2021-12-14
Turning tension into transformation
Too much time is spent debating which agenda for change is best, instead of finding ways to facilitate better interactions among different interests
Research news | 2021-12-14
Global Resilience Partnership releases report on their work at COP26
The report synthesises the key overarching messages from their activities at the conference and offers guidance for future actions towards COP27
Research news | 2021-12-13
In a warming world the ocean will struggle as a carbon sink
Biological feedbacks means the ocean will struggle to remove as much carbon from the atmosphere as expected
Research news | 2021-12-08
Getting a more complete picture of our impact on nature
New metric can help investors, companies, cities, and governments track their environmental impacts beyond greenhouse gas emissions
Research news | 2021-12-02
Pushing the frontiers of social-ecological resilience
A new paper shows how resilience thinking has evolved further over the past 15 years, and gives three examples of this