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Für unser Team in Zürich suchen wir eine

Leitung GL/VR-Sekretariat

, | July 29, 2022


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Für unser Team in Zürich suchen wir auf den 1. November 2022 oder nach Vereinbarung eine Leitung GL/VR-Sekretariat (70-80%)

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Approaches in early childhood

Fostering early language development: Cantonal approaches – and where there is need for change

, | June 29, 2022


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How can children with insufficient language knowledge be fostered more effectively? A team from INFRAS, the St. Gallen University of Teacher Education, and the University of Geneva evaluated the research literature and analyzed the situation in Switzerland for the State Secretariat for Education, Research, and Innovation (SERI).

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Transition finance in Switzerland

The road to net zero – finance and the real economy

, | May 12, 2022


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What does transition finance mean to the Swiss (financial) economy and what are currently the main challenges faced in financing the transition to net zero by 2050? INFRAS examined this in a study conducted on behalf of the WWF. Based on this, the WWF has drawn up recommendations for Switzerland’s financial market, industry and politics.

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Navigating Report 2021

Blockchain makes verifiable data for climate protection projects possible

, , , | Feb. 21, 2022


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Preventing illegal logging, tracking energy production, and correctly allocating emissions under the polluter pays principle – all of this is possible with blockchain technology. The new Navigating Report 2021 from the Climate Ledger Initiative presents the results of climate-related pilot projects making use of blockchain and other innovative digital technologies.

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Decarbonization of public transport

What would climate-neutral mobility mean for the Swiss economy?

, , , | Feb. 11, 2022


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The transport sector is a significant contributor to greenhouse gas emissions in Switzerland. How can these emissions be reduced in a way that is as economically and socially acceptable as possible? There is still little information available on which to base an answer to this question, which is why it is currently the subject of research by a team from INFRAS and ETH Zurich, as part of the NRP 73 National Research Programme.

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