The Risk Dialogue Foundation develops solutions for understanding and collectively shaping technological innovations, environmental changes, and social transformation. In doing so, it focuses on three topics.


Digital Transformation and Society

Risk Communication and Behaviour

14. April 2022
Solar Radiation Management – a last resort in the fight against climate change?

Despite plenty of evidence and a growing understanding of the complex interactions, humanity is struggling to stop the trend of […]

On the topic of "Digital Transformation and Society", the Risk Dialogue Foundation addresses the question of how the digital transformation can succeed, by equally addressing threats and opportunities for all humans.

Climate and Energy

14. April 2022
Climate tipping points

Climate change is often perceived as a gradually developing crisis that unfolds relentlessly, but somehow creepingly and linearly. However, the […]


Climate and energy are key issues of the future. They bring with them technological, economic, and social challenges and upheavals that can only be shaped in a sustainable way through cooperation. Therefore, the involvement of stakeholders and civil society is crucial.

The third topic area addresses people's behavior in dealing with risks as well as audience-specific communication around risk topics. The key element is the discussion of possible scenarios for identifying information and protection needs.

22. February 2022
#DigitalBarometer 2022

The new Mobiliar DigitalBarometer is here! This year, young people were also surveyed, with completely new perspectives. Thematically, we examined […]


22. February 2022
Risko-Dialogue TV interview: “Is my smartphone listening to me?”

Yesterday’s 10 vor 10 program on SRF discussed, among other things, the myth of whether smartphones are constantly listening to […]


22. February 2022
Geothermal energy in dialogue

Geothermal energy is an emotional topic. This is precisely why participatory dialog with the population is so important. After all, […]


22. February 2022
Online seminar “Out of Polarization”

The title of the online seminar “Out of Polarization” says it all. Together with the “Fachstelle Dialog und Partizipation”, the […]


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