Schweizer Projekte

Swiss Programme for Research on Global Issues for Development

The Swiss Programme for Research on Global Issues for Development (r4d programme) is being implemented jointly by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF). The joint programme supports relevant research for development aimed at solving global problems in poor countries. It consists of five thematic modules (Social Conflicts, Employment, Food Security, Ecosystems, Public Health) and a module for research without pre-defined topics. Via the link bellow you come to the projects in the different modules.


Swiss Network for International Studies

The SNIS promotes academic research in the interdisciplinary area of International Studies with an interest in phenomena that transcend traditional nation-state boundaries. It supports different perspectives by valuing contributions from a diverse group of academic researchers including political scientists, economists, legal scholars, social and cultural anthropologists, historians, sociologists, geographers, environmental and public health scientists, as well as other academics.


SCOPES: Scientific Co-operation between Eastern Europe and Switzerland
The SCOPES programme, which is financed by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) and the Swiss Agency for Development and Co-operation (SDC), promotes scientific co-operation between research groups and institutions in Switzerland and Eastern Europe. For projects -> go to the SNSF database and insert SCOPES.


Research Partnerships between Swiss Universities of Applied Sciences and Developing and Transition Countries
The program on applied research in partnership with developing and transition countries started already in 2000 and was financed since the beginning from the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation. Via the link bellow you can find a project database of 44 funded projects (2007-2013).


Research Activities of Swiss Institutions with long experience in partnership projects

Gemeinsam zum Erfolg - Was Forschungspartnerschaften mit Entwicklungsländern bewirken
  • 15.09.2009

Gemeinsam zum Erfolg

In dieser Publikation der KFPE werden 12 erfolgreiche Projekte vorgestellt. Die zweisprachige Publikation zeigt mit Beispielen aus der Praxis, was Regionen-überschreitende Forschung leisten kann – auch für die Schweiz. Sie durchleuchtet aber auch die sich stark ändernden Herausforderungen.