COUPLED is a four-year, European Training Network granted by the EC under Horizon 2020.

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.


Become part of a new generation of young scientists to solve sustainability challenges in land use – the call for 15 PhD positions is open now!

Start you PhD with us!   Are you interested in land-use change?   Would you like to be trained in the telecoupling framework and be on the forefront of understanding processes and actors that influence land-use in an interconnected world?   Would you like to become an expert in trans- and interdisciplinary concepts and methodologies?…

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COUPLED will kick off in 2018

The network “COUPLED – Operationalising Telecoupling for Solving Sustainability Challenges for Land Use” is a joint graduate school of Humboldt University in Berlin, other European universities and partner organisations from business and civil society. It is funded by the European Union. The program will run until 2022 and will train outstanding PhD students in trans-…

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19/20 FEB 2018:
First COUPLED Network Assembly

The COUPLED networks meets in Berlin to kick the project off.

More information soon.

Location: IRI THESys, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin / Berlin