Join us for the next Methods and Research Meeting 


Sandra Hupka-Brunner and Andres Gomensoro from the University of Bern will present the following topic: PICE – A mixed-method TREE study: study design, methodological considerations and first results.

Register now for next FORS Data management webinar on Data protection!


This free online series of four webinars introduces you to the context of open research data. Learn about the requirements of funders and journals with respect to data sharing, get a better understanding of the legal and ethical framework in which your research is embedded. The next webinar focuses on Data protection.


Register for the free online webinar on Data Protection

Does your research involve data collection in a social science discipline? Do you wish to learn more about how to produce a DMP & how to apply good practices throughout the research process? If so, register now.

Neuer MOSAiCH COVID-19 Daten-Release (Wave 3)

Ein neuer kumulativer MOSAiCH COVID-19-Datensatz ist auf FORSbase erhältlich. Der Datensatz enthält die 3 COVID-19 Panelerhebungen, welche von Frühling 2020 bis Frühling 2021 durchgeführt wurden. Die MOSAiCH COVID-19 Studie misst […]

Der MOSAiCH/ISSP 2020 Datensatz ist soeben auf FORSbase erschienen

Der thematische Schwerpunkt der MOSAiCH Studie 2020 liegt auf dem Modul «Environment IV» des International Social Survey Programme (ISSP).

The COVID-19 pandemic increased social inequality in Switzerland in some respects

FORS and the HETSL have published a report on the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and the semi-lockdown in spring 2020 on the living conditions of households in Switzerland.