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Switzerland launches national research programme into digital change

Monday 24 September 2018 | 11:19 CET | News
The Swiss Federal Council has announced the launch of new, five-year research programme run by the National Science Foundation, as part of the government's action plan on digitisation. The initiative has been granted a budget of CHF 30 million to assess the opportunities and risks of digital change for society and the economy. Its scope will include research modules in the areas of education and the labour market, as well as a module covering ethical, organisational and legal challenges linked to digital change.

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