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Innovation in the Public Sector

CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME BASED ON AGENDA 2030

From September 2021 to May 2022, Lund University is delivering four international education programmes within the Swedish Institute’s Public Sector Innovation Programme. The purpose is to strengthen the capacity of professionals to contribute to innovation in the public sector and support the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for sustainable development.

A graphic of the UN's SDGs.


Programmes carried out during 2021-2022

Innovation for Change in Public Transport

This programme focuses on strengthening the capacity for innovation and development of actors operating in public transport systems at local, regional and national levels. The target countries are Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa and Uganda. The programme is provided by Lund University’s School of Economics and Management (LUSEM), Sweden’s National Center for Research and Education on Public Transport (K2) and Transport and Roads, Division of the Department of Technology and Society at the Faculty of Engineering (LTH) in collaboration with LUCE, the Department for Commissioned Education at Lund University.

You are welcome to contact innovationPT [at] education [dot] lu [dot] se if you have any questions. 

More information about the programme

Innovation for Change in Public Transport (PDF, 1 MB, new tab)

Innovation in Governance for Urban Nature-based Solutions

The programme focuses on governance and leadership innovation in the area of Nature-based Solutions for improved urban environments.The target countries are Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Ukraine. It is provided by the International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics (IIIEE) and Lund University School of Economics and Management (LUSEM) in collaboration with LUCE, the Department for Commissioned Education at Lund University.

You are welcome to contact NBSinnovation [at] education [dot] lu [dot] se if you have any questions. 

More information about the programme

Innovation in Governance for Urban Nature-based Solutions (PDF, 329 kB, new tab)

Co-design for Sustainable, Resilient and Inclusive Public Spaces and Services

The programme focuses on increasing the capacity of municipal officials to co-design inclusive public environments and services. The target countries are Indonesia, Lebanon and Turkey. The programme is provided by Lund University’s Centre for Environmental and Climate Research (CEC), the Raoul Wallenberg Institute (RWI) and SKL International in collaboration with LUCE, the Department for Commissioned Education at Lund University.

You are welcome to contact codesign [at] education [dot] lu [dot] se if you have any questions. 

More information about the programme

Co-design for Sustainable, Resilient and Inclusive Public Spaces and Services (PDF, 747.7kB, new tab)

Contact information

Co-design for Inclusive Public Spaces and Services
codesign [at] education [dot] lu [dot] se

Innovation for Change in Public Transport
innovationPT [at] education [dot] lu [dot] se (subject: innovationPT%40education.lu.se)

Innovation in Governance for Urban Nature-based Solutions
NBSinnovation [at] education [dot] lu [dot] se

Programme partners