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The New Global Connect: Mega-Infrastructure Projects and Their Local Impacts

The New Global Connect: Mega-Infrastructure Projects and Their Local Impacts

The construction of large infrastructure for rapid and efficient means of transportation or green energy production from large wind or solar farms is often tied to hopes of development and

10 New Insights in Climate Science

Call for Input: 10 New Insights in Climate Science

The ‘10 New Insights in Climate Science’ report is an annual syntheses highlighting key recent advances in climate change research, with the purpose of equipping policymakers and the general public

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Associate or Ass. Prof. tenure track in Experimental Climate and Environmental Physics & Director of the High Altitude Research Stations Jungfraujoch and Gornergrat

The Division for Climate and Environmental Physics (CEP) of the Physics Institute, University of Bern invites applications for the position of Associate or Ass. Prof. tenure track in Experimental Climate

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Sustainability Science Forum 2022 - Bernard Lehmann, President Platform Science and Policy, SCNAT

Conference report: Sustainability Science Forum 2022

On 3 November 2022, key players in the field of science for sustainable development met in Bern at the second Sustainability Science Forum. The event of the SCNAT's Sustainability Research

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Get an overview of scientific contributions to sustainable development and especially to the Agenda 2030: The Sustainability Research Initiative of the SCNAT provides researchers, research funding agencies and political decision-makers with important synthesis reports, projects, event information and news from the Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences and other institutions.