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Why transdisciplinary research?

Watch experienced researchers explain why they work with transdisciplinary approaches.

Complex societal challenges are best addressed with an approach bringing together scientists, decision makers, and affected people. This approach is called transdisciplinary research (TDR).

In TDR actors cooperate. They analyse the problems, develop visions of desirable futures, and work on the strategies and actions supporting necessary changes. In this video all educators explain why they engage in TDR.

Why have you chosen to take this course? We look forward to reading your answers in the comments section below.

Educator: Tobias Buser

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Partnering for Change: Link Research to Societal Challenges

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