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KTH Climate Action Centre is a multi-disciplinary, collaborative and research-focused centre aiming to advance climate mitigation and adaptation in synergy with all the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

Satellite image from USGS
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The vision of KTH Climate Action Centre is to shape a world with net zero carbon emission and climate resilient and sustainable societies.


To fulfill the vision of a planet that reaches the 1,5° target and the SDGs, Sweden has to take the lead both when it comes to technology development, best practices in policy, and a changed consumption pattern. The mission of KTH Climate Action Centre is to be an enabler for this transformation by catalysing knowledge-driven sustainable climate action. This is done through:

• Pursuing trans-disciplinary climate action research and innovation

• Engaging with students and citizens

• Collaborating with policymakers and business


The aim of KTH Climate Action Centre is to conduct groundbreaking research in close collaboration with stakeholders in order to speed up the transformation. The centre engages researchers from all parts of KTH, and opens up for dialogue, collaboration and action together with everyone who wants to contribute.