Swiss Academic Society for Environmental Research and Ecology

The Swiss Academic Society for Environmental Research and Ecology (saguf) is a professional association that has been committed to the promotion of environmental and sustainability research in Switzerland for more than 40 years. It is committed to inter- and transdisciplinary, practice- and solution-oriented research.

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Die saguf ist Mitglied der Akademie der Naturwissenschaften Schweiz (SCNAT).

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Die saguf ist Mitglied der Schweizerischen Akademie der Geistes- und Sozialwissenschaften (SAGW).

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SAGUF
ETH Zentrum CHN
8092 Zürich
Switzerland


+41 43 243 08 17
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Teaser towards shared research
  • 2020

Towards shared research

Intercultural, interdisciplinary, and transdisciplinary research interfaces confront researchers with considerable challenges. Towards Shared Research portrays how scholars from different disciplinary and geographical origins and at various academic career stages strive for a more inclusive and better understanding of knowledge about African environments.

The book is addressed to researchers, facilitators, and policy-makers to make a case for participatory and integrative approaches resulting in systemic and co-created analyses.
GAIA 1/2020
  • 2020

Virtual conferences in higher education

The Coronavirus outbreak has made virtual education a high necessity. Our intention here was to highlight potentials of virtual conferences to enhance transformative learning for sustainable development; new applications will provide powerful insights.
2020
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2020
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Teaser_GAIA_2019-4
  • 2019

Addressing sustainability challenges with a broader concept of systems, target, and transformation knowledge

Systems, targets and transformations are guiding metaphors of environmental and sustainability research. Is the framing of these concepts still adequate to address today’s wicked sustainability challenges?