A science shop is a citizen platform where independent research helps the public solve problems or get answers to questions concerning them and their surroundings. In the project Ung SciShop we develop an exchange of
"Given all the challenges in sustainable development that we adults handing over to the young, it is incredibly important that we give them tools to develop their innovation capacity and a confidence that they can influence the development of society. ”
Kerstin Jakobsson, project magager for Ung SciShop
”It will be very exciting to see how we can pick up and develop the children's thoughts about our sustainability challenges through the meeting between children and students. Doing this in the local environment in Vombsjösänkan, and at the same time connecting to the global issues is an exciting challenge for everyone in the project”
Sara Brogaard, researcher at Lund University Centre for Sustainable Studies (LUCSUS)
help finance good ideas for developing methods and activities together with children. UngSciShop is an excellent
example of a project where children and young people's curiosity and driving force is in focus.”
Norén, project administrator, Allmänna arvsfonden
See Jasmine Cederqvist tell more about how creative work outdoors is used in Ung SciShop as a tool for school children to explore nature by connecting head, heart a hand.
A warm thank you from ARNA to all partners, young people, educators, students and organizations that contribute
with their different skills to develop Ung SciShop and to Allmänna arvsfonden for their financial support!