LUCSUS (Lund University Centre for Sustainability Studies)

  • Phone+46462220475, +46462220470
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    "Josephson", "Wrangel", Biskopsgatan 5

    223 62 Lund


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    Box 170

    221 00 Lund


Unit profile


Lund University Centre for Sustainability Studies (LUCSUS) is an interdisciplinary research centre at Lund University. LUCSUS has a unique way of addressing complex sustainability issues from a critical and an integrated natural and social science perspective, and with a solutions-based approach. At LUCSUS we look at social change and transformations in relation to material limits in the biosphere. We aim to produce critical world class sustainability research, teaching and impact that contribute to solving global environmental change challenges. LUCSUS consists of a team of about 30 international researchers and teachers from a range of countries and academic backgrounds.

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 6 - Clean Water and Sanitation
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land

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