Past events

Podiumsteilnehmer SRI white paper launch event

Priority Themes for Swiss Sustainability Research

Launch of the SRI white paper In the course of about 18 months and in a participatory process, we identified and developped priority themes for sustainability research in Switzerland. On December 8, we discussed the resulting white paper with key actors. more

Workshop with diverse stakeholders
Image: Jeanine Reutemann

Workshops 2019: Priority topics for research in sustainable development

In the view of experts from science and practice, what are the problem areas on the path to sustainable development that science should address? Where do they think it would be useful to jointly develop new understandings, alternative models of thought and options for action? Where can we build new partnerships together? These questions were discussed in two workshops in 2019:

28 August 2019 at the University of Lausanne
30 August 2019 at the University of Zurich

Summary of the results (pdf)

Sustainability Science Forum
Sustainability Science Forum 2021 - Accelerating Transformation

The Sustainability Research Initiative is creating a yearly event that brings together a community of professionals united by a keen interest – Sustainability Science. The first Sustainability Science Forum focuses

Prioritäre Themen für die Nachhaltigkeitsforschung
Nachhaltige Entwicklung gezielt unterstützen: Whitepaper zeigt Weg für die Forschung

Welche Forschung die nachhaltige Entwicklung der Gesellschaft in der Schweiz bestmöglich unterstützt, legen Forschende im «Whitepaper Nachhaltigkeitsforschung» der Akademien der Wissenschaften Schweiz dar. Zusammen mit Personen aus Wissenschaft, Regierung, NGOs