Citizens create knowledge (BürGEr schaffen WISSen, GEWISS)✎
Last modified on 15 March 2016
Stakeholders with targeted experience and expertise lead workshops on key issues related to citizen science. The project works to ensure gender balance in keynote speakers and workshop leaders, and reimburses travel costs to encourage participation of volunteer actors.
The online platform invites project initiators to share experiences and identify new projects, and encourages citizen participation, regardless of social, gender or ethnic background. Active methods such as world cafés, interactive workshops and project fairs promote input from all participants
- Museum für Naturkunde Berlin – Leibniz Institute for Evolution and Biodiversity Research
- German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research
- Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research
- Science in Dialogue (Wissenschaft im Dialog gGmbH)