Environmental Sciences and Humanities Institute (UniFR_ESH Institute)

The UniFR_ESH Institute places a special emphasis on the ethical issues arising from environmental practice and the challenges of the just distribution of environmental burdens - both in research and teaching.

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Calls for better governance of climate engineering

The EPFL in its report for the Swiss Federal Office for the Environment called for a better governance of climate engineering technologies. Ivo Wallimann-Helmer comments.

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Call for Papers "Justice and Food Security in a Changing Climate"

The Call for Papers for the EurSafe Conference 2021 in Fribourg is open!

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New Master program

The new Master program Environmental Sciences and Humanities will start in September 2020!

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Study Programms

The teaching in environmental sciences and humanities conveys interdisciplinary thinking – as a valuable addition to any bachelor major or as a full master program.

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Research

Research at the institute scrutinizes environmental challenges and methods for decision-making in the fields of sustainability and climate change from an ethical perspective.

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Call for Papers Justice and Food Security in a Changing Climate

EurSafe Conference 2021

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New Master Environmental Sciences and Humanities

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