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Migrant Worker in Qatar
  • 02.07.2020
  • News

Research for policy: consultancy mandate to support the development of global solutions for migration-related challenges

The Global Programme on Migration and Development (GPMD) of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation SDC’s is seeking to join forces with a research institute / think-thank with a track record in the field of migration & development.
Leading House Asia
  • 02.07.2020
  • News

Call for Bridging Grants with China, Japan, South Korea and members states of ASEAN

The Leading House Asia launches a call for Bridging Grants to establish existing collaborations between Swiss scientists and theire collaborating partners.
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  • 23.06.2020
  • Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich
  • Press release

Neues Zentrum für Klimaforschung in Davos

Der Kanton Graubünden und die Eidg. Forschungsanstalt für Wald, Schnee und Landschaft WSL gründen ein neues Forschungszentrum mit bis zu 40 Mitarbeitenden in Davos. Ab Januar 2021 sollen darin gesellschaftliche und wirtschaftliche Fragen zu Klimawandel, Extremereignissen und Naturgefahren im Gebirgsraum erforscht werden. Die ETH Zürich beteiligt sich mit zwei Professuren.
Bild Symposium
  • 19.06.2020
  • FoLAP
  • News

Call for papers: Symposium on mountains as contexts for global change

CIRM, MRI, and FoLAP are organizing a symposium on the challenges and opportunities of interdisciplinary mountain research. We welcome contributions from all fields of study.
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  • 19.06.2020
  • News
  • Press release

CHIPP Statement on European Strategy Particle Physics Update

19 June 2020, 12:00
Schweiz – Europa
  • 18.06.2020
  • Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences
  • Press release

Gute Rahmenbedingungen für Bildung, Forschung und Innovation erhalten

Der Wissens-, Forschungs- und Innovationsplatz Schweiz ist dank europäischer und internationaler Vernetzung und Kooperation weltweit führend. Das europäische Forschungsrahmenprogramm gibt Schweizer Forschenden seit 30 Jahren nicht nur Zugang zu Fördermitteln, sondern auch die Möglichkeit, sich mit den besten Forschenden zu messen. Ein Ja zur Kündigungsinitiative würde die Beschäftigung der klügsten Köpfe aus Europa einschränken und das Ende des Forschungsabkommens mit der EU bedeuten, was für den Wissenschaftsstandort Schweiz gravierende Folgen hätte. Deshalb setzen sich die Akademien der Wissenschaften Schweiz für gute Rahmenbedingungen ein und warnen vor den gravierenden negativen Folgen der Volksinitiative «Für eine massvolle Zuwanderung» («Kündigungsinitiative»), die den Wissenschaftsplatz Schweiz langandauernd schädigen würde.
SFIAR-Award 2015
  • 17.06.2020
  • News

SFIAR Award 2020

The Swiss Forum for International Agricultural Research (SFIAR) offers an annual Award for graduates and scientists of a Swiss institution who work in agricultural research for development.
Deadline 13 July 2020
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  • 16.06.2020
  • Job advertisement

Cluster hire of 12 Postdocs to work on the new Blue-Green Biodiversity (BGB2020) research initiative of Eawag and WSL

The loss of biodiversity is, next to climate change, one of the biggest challenges humanity is facing. Research and action to reverse and mitigate the loss of biodiversity and associated ecosystem functions and services are thus crucially needed. In order to tackle this scientifically and societally urgent topic, the ETH Board has funded a research program on Blue-Green Biodiversity (BGB). Its goal is to strengthen interdisciplinary biodiversity research of WSL and Eawag in order to find answers to urgent social challenges of species loss as quickly as possible.
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  • 16.06.2020
  • Job advertisement

Positions for PhD and postdocs

Commissioned by the Swiss Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN), the interdisciplinary research team in charge of the research project ValPar.CH examines the benefits and added values of the ecological infrastructure (EI) in parks of national importance. This network of ecologically valuable areas forms the basis of ensuring the social, economic and ecological values of nature's contributions to people (NCP, ecosystem services). The ValPar.CH research project is one of three sub-measures of the pilot project “Valorisation of the ecological infrastructure in the parks of national importance” as part of the “Action Plan for the Swiss Biodiversity Strategy (AP SBS)“.
  • 15.06.2020
  • News

Support for Swiss and African Science-based Start-Ups in Times of COVID-19

First SARECO webinar with Erich Thaler, Jordi Montserrat and Alfredo Cuanda on the challenges that science-based entrepreneurs are confronted with in times of Covid19
Indo-swiss jrp
  • 10.06.2020
  • News

Indo-Swiss Joint Research Programme: call for proposals with India

Within the scope of the bilateral programmes of the Swiss Confederation, the SNSF and the Indian Department of Biotechnology (DBT) are issuing a call for proposals. Submission deadline: 11 September 2020.
doc.mobility
  • 10.06.2020
  • News

Last call for doc.mobility and early post-doc.mobility fellowship

Deadline for submissions to SNSF: 1 September 2020
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