SCNAT and its network are committed to a sustainable science and society. They support policy-making, administration and business with expert knowledge and actively participate in public discourse. They strengthen the exchange across scientific disciplines and promote early career academics.

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Inter- and transdisciplinarity

Addressing complex social issues calls forth research that transcends the boundaries of specialist disciplines and involves the state, industry and civil society. As a matter of course, SCNAT is committed to inter and transdisciplinary cooperation. It strengthens the exchange among the key players in science and promotes the further development of transdisciplinary research.

Engagements of SCNAT

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Network for Transdisciplinary Research

The Network for Transdisciplinary Research (td-net), which operates SCNAT together with the Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences, has expertise in the transdisciplinary development of knowledge. It is the Swiss single point of contact for researchers and research funding agencies in the domain of inter and transdisciplinary research and education.