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Today is Earth Overshoot Day!

08 Aug, 2016

"On August 8, 2016, we will have used as much from nature as our planet can renew in the whole year."   Please read more about what this means here: http://www.overshootday.org/ and here.

Energy for Sustainable Development

08 Jul, 2016

We would like to share this article published in Energy for Sustainable Development providing an estimate of global livelihoods associated with current fuel-based lighting in comparison to the potential that can be achieved through a transition to solar-LED... Read more

Sustainable Project Management Seminar

02 Jun, 2016

On May 30, 2016, LIFE Academy held a seminar on sustainable project management in Karlstad. Local companies from Värmland were invited to discuss and to be inspired by the topic. Among the companies were Elvenite, Karlstad University, Nifa, Visit Värmland,... Read more

What if: All Education Were Digital

13 May, 2016

Yesterday, one of our previous LIFE Academy participants, Rapelang Rabana, took part in an "in-depth discussion that explored the possible, plausible and probable impacts of digital education." The session was held at the World Economic Forum on Africa. Watch... Read more

ICT and Pedagogical Development 2016A - Sweden Phase

11 May, 2016

Yesterday, May 10th, marked the first day of the Sweden phase for our ICT2016A program. They were introduced to the program and had their first lecture. Here's a blog post that one of the participants wrote on his blog, about the first day at LIFE Academy,... Read more

ICT and Pedagogical Development 2015B - Regional Phase in Rwanda

22 Apr, 2016

The regional phase of the International Training Program ’ICT and Pedagogical Development 2015B’ is being held in Kigali, Rwanda from 21 – 27 April, 2016 This is the second time that LIFE Academy and Stockholm University DSV are arranging a regional phase in... Read more

STORIES OF CHANGE - Wind Power Development & Use 2009–2015

19 Apr, 2016

Background: LIFE Academy has trained about 200 energy experts in the field of wind power development from 22 countries across Asia, Africa and Europe between 2009 to 2015. These participants representing government organizations, private companies and NGOs at... Read more

Webinar by Leonardo Energy about Energy savings and greenhouse gas emissions

23 Mar, 2016

 About the webinar: For decades energy savings are estimated, while only the last decade harmonisation and (in-ternational) standardisation started. This webinar will provide an overview on the harmonisation of energy savings calculation in Europa (the top-... Read more

EE2015A Regional Phase in Lusaka, Zambia

10 Mar, 2016

The regional phase of the International Training Program ’Efficient Energy Use and Planning 2015A’ is being held in Lusaka, Zambia from 8 - 17 March 2016.This is phase 4 of the EE2015A training program and the regional phase is implemented in collaboration... Read more

LIFE Academy facilitates Train the Trainer for SMHI coaching team

23 Feb, 2016

On March 3rd, LIFE Academy is organising a one day training for 20 trainers from SMHI (Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute)'s ITP Climate Change - Mitigation and Adaptation. The aim is to prepare SMHI coaches for the mission to guide the... Read more

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