Register for the SHP workshop until May 31, 2022 !

07/06/2022 - 10/06/2022

The next SHP Workshop will be held at the University of Lausanne on June 7- 10, 2022. Check out the programm and register now.

Online workshop: Addressing the top 10 data management questions

20/06/2022 - 21/06/2022

This data management workshop is destined to support staff, librarians, research consultants, anyone involved in the provision of data management support.

26th Summer School in Social Science Methods. Register now.

11/08/2022 - 26/08/2022

The programme of the 26th Summer School in Social Science Methods in Lugano is out now. Registration is open.


People who volunteer do better during the pandemic

Lamprecht & Stamm conducted a study on the impact of the pandemic on volunteering on behalf of the Migros Culture Percentage and with data from the FORS COVID19-MOSAiCH study.

Register now for the 7th SHP Workshop!

The next SHP Workshop which will be held at the University of Lausanne on June 7- 10, 2022. Consult the programme and register until May 31, 2022.

New SHP data release

Wave 22 contains the two modules “Social participation” and “Political behavior and values” and three new questions on “feelings towards LGBTIQ+ individuals”.

FORS Annual Report 2021

We have just published our Annual Report 2021. See what we do for the social sciences in Switzerland and abroad. Editorial by FORS Director, Prof. Georg Lutz, on “Research through research infrastructures”.