Interviewed on the freedom of speech of scientists, Ivo Wallimann-Helmer explains how far he goes to bring his personal views into the general discourse.
NRP 79: Matthias Eggel will lead the project on "Improving harm-benefit analyses"
Four additional projects from the humanities and social sciences are set to bolster reserach on the 3Rs in Switzerland...
Workshop on Animals, Compassion and Conservation
How can compassion be embodied in conservation practice? This and other related questions were discussed at the workshop hosted by the Environmental Sciences and Humanities Institute, held online from…
Prize for Humane Teaching Method Development
Miriam Zemanova (UniFR_ESH) receives the award for humane teaching methods development at Berlin Animal Welfare Day 2022.
Limited Aggregation for Resolving Human-Wildlife Conflicts
A new publication by Matthias Eggel (UniFR_ESH) and Angela Martin (UniBAS)
"Framing rewilding as a restorative justice practice"
Ludovico Conti receives the UniFR Ethics Prize with his Master thesis in Environmental Sciences and Humanities
Weighing of interests for proposed animal experiments. Guidance for applicants
The Ethics committee for animal experimentation (ECEA) of the Swiss Academies of the Arts and Sciences have published a revised version...
Backward-Looking Principles of Climate Justice: The Unjustified Move from the Polluter Pays Principle to the Beneficiary Pays Principle
A new publication by Laura García-Portela
Invasive species: understanding, identifying, classifying and protecting
The Environmental Research Prize 2022 has been awarded to Lara Volery