Earlier projects: Social sustainablity


Better Schools

During 2016 Axfoundation supported a joint project between the organization Bättre Skolor (Swedish for Better Schools) and the Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience (CNS) at Karolinska Institutet. The project’s aim has…Read more


Nice People: A Film for School Children

In the spring of 2013 Somalia registered to participate in the Bandy World Championships in Irkutsk, Siberia as the first African team ever. But the players did not live in Somalia,…Read more


Working Conditions in Swedish Agriculture

The majority of the workers who pick Swedish vegetables that are sold in wholesale and retail trade are foreign. Often they are EU citizens from Eastern Europe who come to Sweden as…Read more


Seminar on Diversity with Maytree Foundation

In 2011 and 2012 the Maytree Foundation in Canada received the UN’s Intercultural Innovation Award for its efforts to increase diversity in the workplace. Canada is a leader when it…Read more


Människans Natur 2014

Sånt som växer – i människan och utanför Hur uppnås harmoni? De senaste fyrtio åren har vi intalat oss att det finns ett stort och enkelt svar på den frågan:…Read more


Tipping Points

On the occasion of the foundation’s 20th anniversary, a seminar was held called Tipping Points — How Small Things You Do Make a Sustainable Difference. The invitation and program below…Read more


CSES Incubator

CSES , the Center for Social Entrepreneurship in Sweden, is Sweden’s first incubator for social entrepreneurs. The mission of CSES is to stimulate and support the advance of social innovation in…Read more


Human Nature 2011: What Makes Human Beings Human

Seminar at Apelrydsskolan School, Torekov: “For the second year in a row Axfoundation invites you to a summer conversation on the topic of human nature. This year the focus is…Read more


Människans Natur 2010

Människan påverkar naturen, men påverkas också av den Idag lever en majoritet av världens befolkning i städer. Den omgivande naturen upplevs mer som ett hot än som en möjlighet enligt…Read more


Miljöverkstan: Eco Workshop for Children

The objective of the association Miljöverkstan (Swedish for The Environmental Workshop) is for children and young people to explore sustainability issues based on their own experiences, thoughts and visions. The…Read more



We_change_lärare (we_change_teachers) was founded in 2013 as a pilot project for teachers linked to the youth sustainability project We_change. Axfoundation and Ungdomar.se (a digital platform for youth) founded the project together…Read more


Human Nature

The seminar series Human Nature is an informal event during which we raise interesting aspects of man’s inner and outer nature together with scientists, politicians, industry, local farmers and other old…Read more

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