News


New STRN research agenda

  After more than a year of collecting, writing and revising a large variety of contributions, STRN is happy to present the new research agenda document. It contains concise reviews and outlooks for sustainability transitions research on 9 sub-themes. Understanding transitions; Power, agency and politics; Governing transitions; Civil society, culture […]


IST 2018 – Call for Papers

It is with great pleasure that we launch the Call for Submissions to the 9th International Sustainability Transitions (IST) 2018 Conference. IST2018 will be hosted by the Sustainable Consumption Institute (SCI) and Manchester Institute of Innovation Research (MIOIR), in association with the Sustainable Transition Research Network (STRN). The conference will […]


Steering Group Election 2017

The STRN steering group welcomes Floortje Alkemade (TU Eindhoven), Anna Bergek (Chalmers University) and Susan Mühlemeier (EPFL Lausanne, special representative for the  ‘PhDs in transitions’ network) as new members. We also congratulate Anna Wieczorek and Jonathan Köhler on being re-elected. With 24 applications, we had an overwhelming response to this […]


TransLACASAF network established

New network fosters debates about transitions in Latin America and the Carribean, Asia and Africa  Sustainability transitions are a global issue. Transitions studies have developed their theories and research mainly focused on OECD countries. Yet, numerous researchers deal with topics related to sustainability transitions in emerging economies and the developing […]