Policy advice

The Academy has a long tradition of dialogue with politics. It makes its network of experts available free of charge to politicians as asource of information and provides information on current issues through expert reports and events. Through its contact with parliamentarians it adopts the concerns of politics and provides detailed answers to the questions raised.

Swiss Academies Factsheet

Swiss Academies Factsheets

Scientific experts contribute to the publication series “Factsheets” of the Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences. Factsheets are short and concise presentations of a topic based on state-of-the-art research. They are designated for politics, administration, practice, education, media and further interested groups.
Stellungnahme

Statements from the Academies

The Academy drafts statements on specific factual issues and on questions that concern the sciences as a whole. They clearly indicate when this concerns scientifically secured facts and where it acts as stakeholder of the Swiss science community. Since 2010, all statements are issued in the name of the association of the Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences.
Klimapolitik national Klimaportal

Platform Science and Policy

The «Platform Science and Policy» (Platform SAP) of the Swiss Academy of Sciences (SCNAT) is focused on issues on socially relevant topics from a scientific, interdisciplinary perspective. By providing scientific knowledge to the discourse of politics, administration, economy and society, it supports the development of solutions to social issues.
Parliamentary Group «Climate Change»

Parliamentary Group Climate Change

The Parliamentary Group Climate Change seeks to impart up to date knowledge of climate change and its impacts and to encourage open discussions. Generally, the group arranges a business lunch on a specific topic of climate in each session.