UF Uppsala

75th Anniversary Jubilee Gasque

Esteemed members and alumni, The Uppsala Association of Foreign Affairs is pleased to invite you to its 75th Jubilee Masquerade, as we honor three-quarters of a century dedicated to fostering

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February 19, 2024
Debate on Geopolitics and Trade

The sun has started to appear before we wake up, hence time to celebrate by debating geopolitics! How can countries affect each other economically and why would they? This will

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February 19, 2024
Lecture with Ambassador Klement Gu – Taiwan’s Foreign Relations after Presidential Election

When: Feb 21st, 17:30-19:00 Where: Ostromsalen, Gamla Torget Membership is required The election held in Taiwan in the beginning of this year has been spoken of as a crucial moment

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February 16, 2024
Seminar – Careers Within Foreign Affairs

Join us for a Career Seminar! Uffice (Ekonomikum's basement) February 29 18:00-19:30 Explore careers in foreign affairs, learn about opportunities, work life in the UD, and the transition from student

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February 16, 2024
New website

We have updated our website with a fresh identity and a rebuilt experience for all our members, as well as updated information.   Take a look, let us know to info@ufuppsala.se if

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February 16, 2024
Meet the Board 23/24

Published February 16, 2024 Meet our board members, a team committed to fostering dialogue and understanding in global affairs. Explore their diverse backgrounds and shared passion for international relations as

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February 16, 2024
Lecture with Ulf Kristersson – Gallery

Published January 16, 2024 We would like to extended a word of thanks to prime minister Ulf Kristersson for taking the time to visit us for a moderated discussion and

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January 16, 2024
Get Active Gallery – Autumn Semester

Published September 12, 2023 Recently, UF Uppsala hosted its bi-annual ”Get Active” Mingle where students and new members got the opportunity to chat with the board, explore the association's different

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September 12, 2023
End of the Operational Year 22/23

The operational year 2022/2023 is over. We want to thank every single board member, trustee, and member of UF Uppsala for a successful year. Lectures, debates, trips, radio podcasts, and

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July 2, 2023
Lecture with Stefan Löfven – Gallery

Published June 9, 2023 Mr. Löfven’s lecture focused on his work as recently appointed co-Chair of the UN’s High-level Advisory Board on Effective Multilateralism. In his lecture, he outlined six

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June 9, 2023

Our history

Since its foundation in 1948, UF Uppsala has been working to encourage debate on foreign politics and international affairs. Lectures, radio programs, magazine releases, debates, trips, career workshops, activities and more.

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As a member you get to be part of a collective interested in forming their own abilities, knowledge and opinions in foreign affairs. A valuable chance to build up your network and have a good time with distinct activities and people that share your interests. 

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OUR legacy

Lectures

Over the years, we have invited a variety of influential personalities to hold lectures, we host speakers from environmental activists and journalists to ambassadors and politicians.

Among past lecturers you can find Herbert Tingsten, Per-Anders Fogelström, Alva and Gunnar Myrdal, Olof Palme, Günther Wallraff, Boutros Boutros-Ghali, Anna Lindh, Hans Blix, Mohamed El-Baradei, Carl Bildt, Göran Persson, Kofi Annan, Ban Ki-Moon, Jan Eliasson, Stefan Löfven, and Ulf Kristersson. 

The lecture group has the motivation to keep arranging the most relevant meetings with different personalities from all the areas of global politics and society.

Our Trips

Travel Group

Every semester UF Uppsala organizes two trips. During the Autumn semester the destination is within Europe, and during the Spring semester we explore the world a little further.

Check out the experiences from former UF Uppsala members and their adventures in Europe, Asia, Africa, and beyond!

If you are interested in joining us for our next journey, don’t forget to keep an eye on our social media to get the latest updates or contact the current head of travel.

OUR CONTENT

Uttryck Magazine

 The magazine is politically and religiously independent and the opinions expressed in the articles are from our contributors.

Three issues are sent out to all UF members every year.

Every year, the editorial team seeks different talents to produce the best content quality. If you are interested, get in contact with Uttryck to discover possible opportunities for your career in publishing, journalism, and international affairs.

Latest Articles

Our broadcasts

Radio UF

is a student-led radio program where we discuss a range of topics related to foreign affairs.

We are live on studentradion every Monday 17:00-18:00.

If you are interested in becoming a broadcaster, contact the head of radio. As a member of our team, you will get the chance to contribute from the brainstorming, to producing our content live.

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The largest association of Foreign Affairs in Sweden.

Our opportunities

Career Group

The Career group aims to bridge the gap between students and employers and to give members insight into what a career in foreign affairs can entail. We organize events and projects to bring members closer to their future career.

Our forum

Debate Club

Apart from engaging in a riverting debate about how Bananas should be made Sweden’s national fruit, we often have light hearted talks on geopolitics, culture, economics, justice and law, pop culture, movies, media, climate and sustainability, phylosophy and numerous other ‘issues’ .

A great platform to learn and develop how to think critically and on your feet, practice your public speaking and presentation skills as well as have make great friends you can talk to about literally anything. We love after debate drinks and socials too!

Open to all members. 

We meet every week, the day may vary, so be aware to keep up with the news and with our Facebook group.

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