Environmental Sciences and Humanities Institute (UniFR_ESH Institute)

The UniFR_ESH Institute places a special emphasis on the ethical issues arising from environmental practice and the challenges of the just distribution of environmental burdens - both in research and teaching.

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Special Issue on Climate Ethics and Climate Justice

With contributions from Anthony Voisard, Thierry Ngosso and Ivo Wallimann-Helmer

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A warm welcome to Tristan Katz!

Tristan is our team as a PhD student

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21st Swiss Global Change Day

Focus on Climate, Science and Politics Switzerland

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Study Programms

The teaching in environmental sciences and humanities conveys interdisciplinary thinking – as a valuable addition to any bachelor major or as a full master program.

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Research

Research at the institute scrutinizes environmental challenges and methods for decision-making in the fields of sustainability and climate change from an ethical perspective.

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Call for Papers: Justice and Food Security in a Changing Climate

Topical collection in the Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics

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