SNSF - International research initiative on climate change

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Submission deadline: 12 Settembre 2023

Deadline: 12 September, 2023

The SNSF has joined a global effort led by the Canadian government to tackle the challenges posed by climate change through international cooperation.
This initiative, which is supported by research funders from various countries, aims to leverage international expertise and design co-produced strategies to adapt and mitigate the impacts of climate change.

Eligible projects

  • interdisciplinary and trans-sectoral;
  • partner with communities in the co-creation, implementation and ownership of the research;
  •  Integration of team members from vulnerable groups is required.


The maximum value per project is of CHF 250,000.
The selected projects are expected to take an interdisciplinary approach and include expertise from academia, government, not-for-profit organizations, communities, and private industry.


Notice of intent: 2 May, 2023
The deadline for submitting full applications is 12 September 2023.
Funding decisions will be announced in February 2024.

For further information, please contact Anna Lazzarinetti and visit the dedicated webpage.