10th German-Brazilian Symposium for Sustainable Development

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The 10th edition of the German-Brazilian Symposium for Sustainable Development, with the central theme “Connecting innovation and sustainability – opportunities and challenges after Covid-19”, will occur on September 18-20, 2022 in the City of Niteroi, RJ, Brazil, at the Fluminense Federal University (UFF).

The event aims to be a platform for inter- and transdisciplinary exchange and debate with a focus on innovation for sustainability, in particular towards the reflections, opportunities and challenges for sustainable development after Covid-19. The UFF and the Rio de Janeiro Federal University (UFRJ together with the  Brasilien-Zentrum of Baden-Württemberg at the University of Tübingen, Germany, are in charge of the Symposium organization.

The event is about sustainable development and innovation in different areas. The following are four themes that the Symposium will highlight:

  • Towards a sustainable future: social, economic and cultural practices
  • Experiencing and Mitigating Climate Emergency
  • Re-designing innovation for sustainability, managing resources and wastes
  • Health and sustainability in a post-Covid-19 world

More information:

Learn more about the event here.

Learn more about the call for papers here.


Event Information

September 18 to 20, 2022

Universidade Federal Fluminense (UFF)/Niterói-RJ
Organizer(s): Brasilien-Zentrum de Baden-Württemberg da Universidade de Tübingen and Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ)