Be a rock! Peace of mind instead of constant excitement
Discussion at the Züricher Philosophie Festival, 16. January 2021
White Paper on Priority Themes for Swiss Sustainability Research
What are the priority issues in the context of the 2030 Agenda that science must address? This question has been explored by the Initiative for Sustainability Research.
Winner of the Environmental Research Prize: Anna Geiser
The prize comissions gratulates Anna Geiser for her outstanding master thesis "Changing agriculture - Southland farmers' struggles to reconcile neoliberal production demands with increasing environmental…
Global Ethics Day - Ethics, science and medicine: marriage of reason or love?
Discussion event October 21, 2020..
Environmental Research Prize 2020: Pro Natura Fribourg as new supporter
We are delighted that Pro Natura Fribourg is supporting this year's environmental research prize!
New project: Ethical Principles for Environmental Practice
The UniFR_ESH Institute is pleased to announce that the SNSF funds the research project "Principles for Ethical Decision-Making in Environmental Practice"!
Environmental Humanities Lunches
With the beginning of the semester, the Environmental Humanities Lunches are starting again. We are looking foward to the discussions!
Advertising trips to the arctic - Is this permissible today?
The airline Edelweiss and travel agency Kontiki offer trips to Spitsbergen. Melting glaciers and polar animals threatened with extinction are waiting.
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.