This web portal offers an entry door to widespread methods and tools for collaboration between experts and stakeholders from science and practice for tackling real-world, context-sensitive societal challenges.
When targeted at tackling societal challenges, inter- and transdisciplinary research involve dealing with varying points of view, interests or political goals. Ways of how research can be societally relevant need to be identified. Specific tools help dealing with these challenges and shaping collaboration between experts and stakeholders from science and practice in systematic and traceable ways.
The resources provided here are contributed by experts from the international community of transdisciplinarians and related academic fields.
You can search for methods using process phases, key issues, the list of methods compiled in our own toolbox or related toolboxes:
This topic is published by the Network for Transdisciplinary Research (td-net).
Gabriela Wuelser, td-net
Christian Pohl, ETH Zurich