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Politics - Administration - 12.02.2021
Call for transparency
The turbulence created by speculation in GameStop shares has highlighted the lack of transparency on trading platforms.

Politics - 02.02.2021
State Secretary Hirayama at the Horizon Europe launch event and informal EU ministerial meeting

Politics - History / Archeology - 06.01.2021
The empire strikes back
In recent years, nationalist leaders have staked claims on lost territories in order to restore the glory of former empires.

Computer Science - Politics - 22.12.2020
Crossing the artificial intelligence thin red line?
EPFL computer science professor tells conference that AI has no legitimate roll in defining, implementing, or enforcing public policy.

Health - Politics - 15.12.2020
Covid-19 vaccination: Federal Councillor Berset meets with European health ministers

Environment - Politics - 15.12.2020
"The key thing is to make a start."
Civil society and governments struggle to take action when it comes to climate change. So what's the solution? We asked climate researcher Reto Knutti and climate strike advocate Marie-Claire Graf for their perspectives.

Environment - Politics - 04.12.2020
Manuel Fischer is titular professor at the University of Bern
Manuel Fischer is titular professor at the University of Bern

Environment - Politics - 18.09.2020
To cut food waste, we may need to pay more for what we eat
How can we reduce food waste? Although the Swiss population are aware of the problem, they misjudge where most food waste is generated, ETH political scientists conclude.

Politics - Campus - 15.09.2020
Citizen in uniform
Citizen in uniform

Career - Politics - 02.09.2020
How the Swiss fared under partial lockdown
A joint study by EPFL, the Idiap Research Institute and the University of Lausanne's Institute of Psychology has provided us with a unique snapshot of how Swiss residents experienced the partial lockdown measures resulting from the coronavirus pandemic. The findings include gender disparities, doubts about the future and hopes for change.

Administration - Politics - 27.08.2020
Milestone in scientific cooperation between Switzerland and South Africa

Politics - 21.07.2020
State Secretary Hirayama at the informal EU ministerial meeting on research and innovation

Computer Science - Politics - 09.07.2020
Spectacular success for ETH students
Spectacular success for ETH students

Politics - Environment - 03.07.2020
Influx from the SP helps the Greens to win elections
Due to widespread concerns about the climate, the environmental parties made significant gains in the 2019 federal elections, especially among young voters.

Politics - Psychology - 14.04.2020
The power of Why
In this time of health emergency, it is inevitable to live in close contact with our loved ones. In a short video Sara Greco, senior assistant professor at USI Faculty of Communication, Culture and Society, talks about two tools that might help overcome disagreement in our daily life.

Politics - Health - 19.02.2020
Switzerland postpones the Ministerial Summit on Patient Safety

Politics - 30.01.2020
Shared power, more satisfied people
Shared power, more satisfied people
The attack by authoritarian governments on their own political institutions is pushing many democracies to their limits.

Politics - 13.01.2020
Preparing for the legislature
Preparing for the legislature
Separation of powers, foreign policy, economic policy and climate change - at a two-day event in the Bern region, ETH imparted expertise to newly elected parliamentarians.

Administration - Politics - 13.12.2019
Federal Council approves report on Switzerland’s international activities in VPET

Astronomy / Space - Politics - 28.11.2019
ESA Ministerial Council Meeting: Switzerland to participate in new programmes and play a leading role in the removal of space debris
On 27 and 28 November 2019, State Secretary Martina Hirayama attended the European Space Agency's ESA Ministerial Council meeting in Seville ("Space 19+").

Politics - Innovation - 19.11.2019
State Secretary Martina Hirayama travels to Sweden, Denmark and Finland

Politics - Administration - 14.11.2019
Federal Councillor Guy Parmelin meets Chinese Minister of Education

Politics - 24.10.2019
Suspicions of Internet Monitoring Lead to Self-Censorship
Suspicions of Internet Monitoring Lead to Self-Censorship
More than half of internet users in Switzerland avoid searching for certain terms or expressing certain views online because they believe they are being monitored.

Politics - 19.09.2019
Switzerland and Slovenia stress strong ties and dynamic exchanges

Social Sciences - Politics - 27.06.2019
Cooperation between Switzerland and Mexico in vocational education and training: positive assessment, encouraging prospects

Politics - Astronomy / Space - 28.05.2019
ESA and EU member states highlight the importance of the space sector
The State Secretary for Education, Research and Innovation, Martina Hirayama, participated to the 'Space Council' of ESA and EU member states in Brussels today.

Politics - 20.05.2019
Federal Councillor Alain Berset opens the World Health Assembly of the WHO

Politics - Event - 17.05.2019
Switzerland attends the 7th ASEM Education Ministers’ Meeting

Politics - 02.04.2019
State Secretary Hirayama at an informal EU ministerial meeting on research and innovation

Environment - Politics - 19.03.2019
Center to protect the Red Sea ecosystem
Center to protect the Red Sea ecosystem
Federal Councillor Ignazio Cassis, Head of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA), announced on Tuesday Switzerland's support for EPFL's project to create a "Transnational Red Sea Research Center".

Environment - Politics - 15.02.2019
Water Diplomacy at the Service of States in West Africa
Water Diplomacy at the Service of States in West Africa
The Gambia, Guinea Bissau, Mauritania and Senegal initiate a discussion for the joint management of a shared aquifer system essential to the economic and socialdevelopment of this region of 24 million people.

Politics - 22.01.2019
Slogans - Subjection, Subversion, and the Politics of Neoliberalism

Politics - 19.11.2018
Addressing the Territorial Dimensions in Party-based Populism
Parution d'un numéro spécial de la revue Comparative European Politics consacré aux partis régionalistes populistes et édité par Reinhard Heinisch (Universität Salzburg), Emanuele Massetti (University of Surrey) et Oscar Mazzoleni (Université de Lausanne).

Politics - 19.11.2018
Scholarship for PhD studies in Hong Kong
Scholarship for PhD studies in Hong Kong

Event - Politics - 17.11.2018
An attractive university for everyone
An attractive university for everyone

Politics - Event - 15.11.2018
Lars-Erik Cederman awarded Marcel Benoist Swiss Science Prize

Politics - 02.11.2018
SNIS - Call for Projects 2019

Politics - Administration - 01.11.2018
State Secretary Mauro Dell'Ambrogio pays official visit to Azerbaijan

Innovation - Politics - 25.10.2018
ESA ministerial Council sets the stage for the future
Bern, 25. The State Secretary for Education, Research and Innovation Mauro Dell'Ambrogio participated in the ESA's Intermediate Ministerial Meeting in Madrid today.

Politics - Event - 24.10.2018
EPFL to host a series of Digital Day events
EPFL to host a series of Digital Day events

Event - Politics - 08.10.2018
EPFL celebrates 1,043 new Master's graduates
EPFL celebrates 1,043 new Master's graduates

Politics - Event - 03.09.2018
Marcel Benoist Swiss Science Prize is awarded to Lars-Erik Cederman

Politics - Innovation - 23.08.2018
Federal Councillor Schneider-Ammann introduces State Secretary designate

Politics - Administration - 13.06.2018
"In research, you need a sense of daring"
Doris Leuthard, head of Switzerland's Federal Department of the Environment, Transport, Energy and Communications, takes a hands-on approach.

Event - Politics - 24.05.2018
Ministerial follow-up conference on the Bologna Process in Paris

Politics - 25.10.2017
"Political Populism. A Handbook"

Administration - Politics - 12.10.2017
Switzerland strengthens links with the European University Institute in Florence

Politics - 30.09.2017
Minamata Convention sets up office in Geneva
Bern, 30. On 30 September 2017, the approximately 150 States meeting in Geneva for the first Conference of the Parties (COP1) to the Minamata Convention on Mercury decided to base the Convention in Geneva.

Politics - Environment - 28.09.2017
Convention on mercury: a success of multilateralism
Bern, 28. Doris Leuthard, President of the Swiss Confederation, participated on 28 September 2017 in the Conference of the Parties (COP1) to the Minamata Convention on Mercury that began last Sunday in Geneva.

Politics - Environment - 06.09.2017
Mercury: first Minamata Convention conference in Geneva
Bern, 06. The first Conference of the Parties to the Minamata Convention will take place from 24 to 29 September in Geneva.