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Marcel Tanner is awarded the 2023 Brandenberger Prize

The Brandenberger Foundation has awarded this year’s Brandenberger Prize to Marcel Tanner. 

2023 Prix Média is awarded to Jonah Goodman

Goodman tells the story of three country doctors who battled goitre in the early 1920s by means of an iodine supplement.

Swiss Academies call for secure funding for their core tasks

The financing of our core tasks has to be secured in the upcoming funding period as well.

Stellungnahme zur Strategie der internationalen Zusammenarbeit 2025-2028

Eine wirkungsvolle internationale Zusammenarbeit braucht Forschungspartnerschaften mit Entwicklungsländern.

© picture source: Lara Lundsgaard-Hansen
The 2023 Balzan Prizewinners

The names of the Balzan prizewinners were announced. The Interdisciplinary Forum will take place on 16 November, the Prize Ceremony on 17 November in Bern.

Research infrastructures: OECD report co-chaired by Switzerland

Delegated by the Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences, astrophysicist Willy Benz of the University of Bern co-chaired the expert group.

© picture source: Alessandro Della Bella
Statement on the consultation on the “Horizon Fund Law”

The Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences welcome and support the draft law on the establishment of the “Horizon Fund”.

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1st Award Ceremony: National ORD Prize
The award ceremony for the National ORD Prize will take place on 6 December 2023 at the Grande Société de Berne. The prize honors innovative practices in the field of Open Research...
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Kick-Off Workshop: CoARA National Chapter Switzerland
The CoARA Steering Committee has accepted the National Chapter Switzerland. Co-led by the SNSF and Swiss Academies, seven Swiss institutions have committed their active involvement in the chapter,...

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