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We put the research approach of TELECOUPLING into action for solving sustainability challenges for land use. How to understand processes and actors that influence land use in an increasingly interconnected world? We train a new generation of young scientists to better integrate research, innovation and social responsibility.


Making trade a constructive force for sustainability

Cover Photo by Thiago Foresti By Simon Bager and Tiago Reis, PhD-candidates at UCLouvain, Belgium and ESR fellows at COUPLED In a new paper published in One Earth, we argue that trade agreements could help to protect human rights, critical ecosystems, and the climate—but only if sustainability becomes a cornerstone of international trade. This blog…

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