Future Earth Switzerland

Future Earth is the global research platform providing the knowledge and support to accelerate our transformations to a sustainable world.

Launched in 2015, Future Earth is a 10-year initiative to advance Global Sustainability Science, build capacity in this rapidly expanding area of research and provide an international research agenda to guide natural and social scientists working around the world. But it is also a platform for international engagement to ensure that knowledge is generated in partnership with society and users of science.

Learn more on Future Earth

Future Earth Switzerland strives to

  • build a community of experts in the field of research for sustainable development;
  • develop an innovative research agenda aligned with societal priorities for implementing the SDGs;
  • strengthen funding for sustainability science; and
  • become an important player the public debate on sustainable development.

We are closely engaged in international processes such as the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals and climate and biodiversity agreements (United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change and the Convention on Biological Diversity) and closely collaborate with the Future Earth Global Research Projects that are hosted by Swiss universities (BioDISCOVERY, GMBA, GLP, and PAGES).

Global Environmental Change
Global Environmental Change (Image: Pixabay)
×
Global Environmental Change
Global Environmental Change (Image: Pixabay)

  • News
  • Publications

Nachhaltigkeitsziele / Sustainable Development Goals
  • 2018
  • FDFA
  • Report

Die Umsetzung der Agenda 2030 für nachhaltige Entwicklung durch die Schweiz

Die Schweiz hat ihren ersten nationalen Bericht über die Umsetzung der Agenda 2030 präsentiert. Dieser Bericht widerspiegelt den aktuellen Stand der Umsetzung der Agenda 2030 durch die Schweiz auf nationaler und internationaler Ebene. Er gründet auf einer umfassenden und partizipativ erarbeiteten Bestandsaufnahme des Bundes und gibt in einer kurzen Übersicht die wichtigsten Erkenntnisse daraus wieder.
Regional assessment report on biodiversity and ecosystem services for Europe and Central Asia: Summary for policymaker
  • 2018
  • IPBES
  • Report

Assessment Report on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services for Europe and Central Asia

The regional assessment report on biodiversity and ecosystem services for Europe and Central Asia identifies a mix of governance options, policies and management practices that are currently available to reduce the loss of biodiversity and of nature’s contributions to people in that region.

Contact

NC Future Earth
c/o SCNAT
Sustainability Research
House of academies
PO Box
3001 Bern
Switzerland


+41 31 306 93 28

Dynamischer Planet

Erforschung von Zustand und Entwicklung des sozio-ökologischen Systems der Erde.

Salzhügel im Salar de Uyuni in Bolivien

Globale Nachhaltigkeit

Untersuchung des Zusammenspiels der globalen Umwelt-Veränderungen und der menschlichen Wohlfahrt und Entwicklung.

Shanghai

Transformation in Richtung Nachhaltigkeit

Evaluation von länger-fristigen Massnahmen für eine nachhaltige Zukunft.

Pottwal mit Kalb