Number of results: 15
Selected topics: North-South
ProClim Flash 69
  • 2018

ProClim Flash 69

Die 69. Ausgabe des ProClim Flash, Schweizer Zeitschrift für Klima und globalen Wandel, beschäftigt sich aus verschiedenen Perspektiven mit den Thema Geoengineering: Was sind die möglichen Potenziale, Risiken und Kosten der einzelnen Methoden? Und wie sieht es aus, wenn sich die Ethik zu Geoengineering äussert? Weitere Artikel zu zukunftsfähigem Wohnen, zum neuen IPCC-Sonderbericht zu 1,5 °C sowie News aus unserem Netzwerk finden Sie in der aktuellen Ausgabe.
Nachhaltigkeitsziele / Sustainable Development Goals
  • 2018

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.
A Conflict Sensitive Approach to Field Research
  • 2017

A Conflict Sensitive Approach to Field Research – Doing Any Better?

This publication by swisspeace and the KFPE demonstrates, in eight contributions, how scientists view their research as dependent of national and international power structures. Research in conflict zones can point to ways and means to diffuse tension, if consciously undertaken. To achieve this objective, field research projects need to consider these specifics from the very outset.
Making the Commodity Sector Work for Developing Countries
  • 2016

Making the Commodity Sector Work for Developing Countries - Local Impacts, Global Links, and Knowledge Gaps

Switzerland occupies an important position in the global trade of hard and soft commodities. Companies headquartered within its borders directly or indirectly shape commodity extraction practices around the world, some of which carry considerable negative environmental and social risks on the ground, particularly in fragile contexts. Minimizing these risks and maximizing shared economic gains could enable mutually beneficial development and counteract persistent social and political inequality.
Switzerland  and the Commodities Trade
  • 2016

Switzerland and the Commodities Trade - Taking Stock and Looking Ahead

This factsheet outlines key challenges, knowledge gaps, and research questions centring on Switzerland’s role and potential responsibility as a leading commodity hub. It concludes with suggestions of possible avenues for future research and policy.
Health and global change in an interconnected world - Concerns and responsibilities for Switzerland
  • 2015

Health and global change in an interconnected world - Concerns and responsibilities for Switzerland

This factsheet of the Swiss Academies highlights the principal drivers of global change, placing particular emphasis on associated health impacts.
The Commodity Sector and Related Governance Challenges from a Sustainable Development Perspective: The Example of Switzerland Current Research Gaps
  • 2015

The Commodity Sector and Related Governance Challenges from a Sustainable Development Perspective: The Example of Switzerland - Current Research Gaps

The Swiss commodity sector has come under increasing scrutiny in the last few years as a result of the substantial growth experienced by global commodity trade since 2002 and the importance of Switzerland as a leading international commodity trading hub.
Stellungnahme im Rahmen der Anhörung der Nagoya Verordnung
  • 2015

Nagoya Verordnung

Juni 2015
A Guide for Transboundary Research Partnerships: 11 Principles & 7 Questions (3rd ed., 2018)
  • 2012

A Guide for Transboundary Research Partnerships (3rd edition - 2018)

Transboundary and intercultural research in partnership is a continuous process of sound knowledge generation, building mutual trust, mutual learning and shared ownership.
Weshalb mehr Forschungskooperationen mit Ländern des Südens und Ostens?
  • 2010

Weshalb mehr Forschungskooperationen mit Ländern des Südens und Ostens? (2010)

Ein Diskussionspapier der KFPE
Cooperating for Success Benefits of Research Partnerships with Developing Countries
  • 2009

Cooperating for Success

This publication of the KFPE presents 12 successful projects. The 12 practical examples show the advantages of cross-border research – also for Switzerland. Moreover, they underscore the continually evolving challenges of such efforts.
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