Presentation of Academic Freedom Index - webinar on 14 April
The Academic Freedom Index is the first conceptually thorough assessment of academic freedom worldwide and part of a large data collection at the V-Dem Institute (University of Gothenburg).
A lunch webinar 14 April at 12:00-13:00.
Target group: staff at LU.
Professor Katrin Kinzelbach, Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nuremberg (FAU). Professor Kinzelbach is one of the initiators of the Academic Freedom Index.
Professor Marina Svensson, Centre for East and South-East Asian Studies, Lund University.
The first index was presented in 2020. New data on 175 countries and territories was published in March this year, together with policy recommendations by experts at the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi) and the Scholars at Risk Network.
The V-Dem data can be accessed on the website or via an online visualization tool.