For a sustainable society

The natural sciences are a central pillar of cultural and economic development. Together with its network, SCNAT promotes this awareness and dialogue between science and the general public. It supports the sustainable development of society with expert knowledge.

Current projects

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Policy advice

As the independent voice of science, SCNAT advises political institutions and provides them with its network of specialists.
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Promoting scientific literacy

SCNAT fosters the scientific understanding of children and youth and encourages their interest in the STEM subjects.
Zambo Kinderreporterin Léonie und NASA-Wissenschaftsdirektor Thomas Zurbuchen im Haus der Akademien

Public dialogue

SCNAT promotes the exchange between science and the general public and provides orientational knowledge.