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About Tomorrow is promotes a national climate call

In August, the headmaster of the University of Tromsø, Anne Husebekk, and senior adviser Andrea Tilche launched a climate call. The call considers the role of Norway’s higher education institutions in climate research, the development of sustainable solutions and the universities’ responsibility to educate students who can handle future challenges as a result of climate…
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On a (zero e)mission to change the world

Hi, my name is Silje and I am 25 years old from Lillehammer. In my spare time, I enjoy running, cycling, dancing, hanging out with friends and working on projects that contribute to a green social development, which contributes to a greener world, a better world, such as the creation of the Innovation Center About…
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A small step in the right direction

My name is Benedicte Nergaard, and I was born and raised along the coast at Sola in Rogaland. I sailed across the Stadhavet when I was 1 year old, and there have been many boat trips since then. Interest in the sea and nature has flourished and is no longer just interest, but also my…
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On climate expeditions with Statsraaden and the Bjerknes Center

On Thursday, August 8, the sailing ship Statsraad Lehmkuhl sailed from Bergen towards Arendal, on his way to the political festival Arendalsuka. Last year, the Bjerknes Center for Climate Research and the Statsraad Lehmkuhl Foundation decided to collaborate on this voyage and turn it into a “Climate Sailing”. The plan was to fill the time…
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A green organization of the future

Many of us probably feel that we are fighting a lost fight against climate change. Bergen has beaten heat records for the last 2 years and will probably continue to do so in the years to come. I have never doubted climate change, but, like many others, I was a little unsure how much my…
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Let’s talk about sustainable economy

My name is Guido, I am 21 years old and contribute as Finance Manager in About tomorrow. My background is from economics and administration at NHH. I chose this to understand more about how economic and social systems can be utilized to promote human well-being. Economics is about utilizing scarce resources to meet needs, which…
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From cutting hair to cutting CO2 emissions

My name is Inger Kristin, I am 25 years old and I’m from Bergen. I am an educated hairdresser but decided to make a career change after getting the qualification. The choice ended with a bachelor’s degree in climate, atmospheres, and marine physics, and I am now in the third year. The reason I chose…
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Let’s talk about April 20th 2020

This is Lise Bagne Apelthun, she has the main responsibility for the “Let’s talk about tomorrow” conference 2020. In 2009, in the English class at Os gymnasium, we were shown a movie by Al Gore called “An Inconvenient Truth”. Before that, I didn’t know much about the climate crisis, perhaps because it was non-existent in…
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Change the world by telling the world

Who are the initiators of Om tomorrow? In the next few weeks, we’ll publish a post about each so you can get to know us! The first out of the initiators is Carina, who is responsible for social media in About Tomorrow. I am a 21-year-old girl from Harstad who moved to Bergen 2 years…
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Let’s talk about tomorrow 2020

On April 20, 2020, we will host for the second time the large “We must talk about tomorrow” conference to be held for the first time by the About Tomorrow foundation! At this point, the conference will be held in the Grieghallen’s largest conference room: Grieghallen! The motivation for the conference is still the same:…
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