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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Congratulations!

We are happy to announce the successful completion of the first two Master Studies - Melisa Kaymaz and Ludovico Conti.

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Workshop on ethical challenges of NET in Switzerland

Read the blogpost by the Swiss Carbon Removal Platform on the workshop, co-facilitated by Hanna Schübel and Ivo Wallimann-Helmer

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Useful and exciting!

Alma & Georges report on our new Master Minor program in 'Environmental Sciences and Humanities' - in discussion with our master student Sophie Bucher

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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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