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  • We are seeking a research associate

    To further expand our teams, we are seeking a research associate for the sector of social policy (80-100%). We are looking forward to your application.
    Job advertisement

  • November 2017: How to achieve the transition to renewable energy sources?

    The final report "Switch from fossil to renewable energy sources when replacing the heating system" is now available - including 20 suggestions on how to promote the switch to renewable energy sources when replacing the heating system. At the center of the research project commissioned by Energieforschung Stadt Zürich was the decision making process for the replacement of fossil heaters. Among other things, it turned out that more than half of the surveyed property owners did not even consider using a non-fossil replacement for heating.

    Final Report (German)
  • October 2017: Day and night structure – influencing factors for utilisation

    On behalf of the Federal Office of Public Health, econcept and ZHAW evaluate the factors influencing the utilisation of day and night structures for relieving care-giving relatives.

    Further information about the research project


  • October 2017: Pilot program «Adaption to climate change»

    On October 17th 2017, the closing conference of the national pilot program «Adaption to climate change» was held in Bern. Beat Meier presented the pilot project «Adaption to climate change in the biodiversity sector in the Canton of Aargau» at the final event. In the context of the pilot program, the Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) also published a short film, which was shown at the conference.

    Link to the short film

    Final Report