Publications

The Federal Ministry offers a range of publications and periodicals on various topics.

Publications marked with the download symbol can be downloaded directly. You may, however, order available publications by post, fax, telephone or e-mail. Please observe our notes concerning orders.

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DART 2020

2nd Interim Report 2017

In 2015, the German Federal Cabinet adopted the German Antimicrobial Resistance Strategy (DART 2020) to pool the measures required to reduce antimicrobial resistance. The strategy applies equally to human medicine, veterinary medicine and agriculture. The 2nd interim report was published in May 2017.

34 pages / brochure, Order No: 31324

Language: English

Last update: 05/2017

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The Language of Objects

Conservation, research and knowledge transfer in cultural heritage

The BMBF supports the development and study of diverse collections at universities, museums, archives and libraries in Germany. This is the first publication to provide an overview of the various BMBF funding measures for research on and with material culture. The main focus is on the projects under the "Language of Objects" funding line, including the research museums of the Leibniz Association, as well as on further funding lines such as "eHeritage" and the "Alliance for University Collections". In addition, the publication gives researchers studying the multi-facetted language of objects at universities, museums, archives and other research institutions an opportunity to present their opinions.

56 pages / brochure, Order No: 31321

Language: English

Last update: 12/2016

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Research Campus Funding Initiative

Research Campus – Public-Private Partnership for Innovation

The Federal Ministry of Education and Research is supporting large-scale, long-term approaches to single-site cooperation between science and industry under its "Research Campus – Public-Private Partnership for Innovation" funding initiative. Nine research campuses are being funded: ARENA2036 e.V., Digital Photonic Production (DPP), Flexible Electricity Networks (FEN), InfectoGnostics, M²OLIE, Mobility2Grid, MODAL, Open Hybrid LabFactory and STIMULATE. The funding initiative’s brochure is complemented by a flyer insert on each of the research campuses.

6 pages / flyer, Order No: 31313

Language: English

Last update: 04/2017

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KAUSA Elternratgeber: Ausbildung in Deutschland (englisch)

Zugewanderte Eltern unterstützen ihre Kinder beim Einstieg ins Berufsleben

In 16 Sprachen können sich Eltern in der Broschüre über Chancen und Möglichkeiten einer dualen Ausbildung in Deutschland informieren. Sie erfahren, wie sie ihr Kind bei der Berufswahl unterstützen können und wo sie selbst Rat und Hilfe finden. Für die vermittelnde Arbeit z.B. in Beratungsstellen werden Referenzbroschüren in deutscher Sprache erstellt.

24 pages / brochure, Order No: 31299

Language: English

Last update: 04/2017

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Internationalisation of Education, Science and Research

Strategy of the Federal Government

The Strategy outlines how the international dimension of Germany’s education, science and innovation system will be designed in future. It addresses digital transformation, the increasing competition for knowledge and markets, environmental change, and the causes and effects of migration and flight and proposes approaches to action.

110 pages / brochure, Order No: 31286

Language: English

Last update: 03/2017

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Innovation Groups

for Sustainable Land Management

The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) is providing funding to nine Innovation Groups. By 2019, these Innovation Groups will have developed future-oriented, practicable solutions for using the resource land, focusing on both implementation-oriented research and innovation processes. Research institutions, municipalities, public utilities and regional planners, as well as farmers, energy producers, energy agencies and engineering companies are represented in these teams of scientists and practitioners.

7 pages / flyer, Order No: 31285

Language: English

Last update: 03/2017

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European Research Council (ERC)

National Contact Point in Germany

The ERC is the first pan-European funding body established to support investigator-driven frontier research, which aims to support outstanding researchers with groundbreaking ideas. The projects are selected solely on the criterion of excellence

6 pages / flyer, Order No: 30574

Language: English

Last update: 03/2017

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Cultures in Dialogue

The HERA Joint Research Programme "Cultural Encounters"

The publication showcases 14 projects on cultural encounters funded by BMBF. These projects are part of a transnational research programme “Cultural Encounters” which was published by HERA, the European funders’ network on “Humanities in the European Research Area”. Alongside with featuring the projects and their thematic focus, the publication shows what individual researchers gain from researching in a multi-national context, explains HERA, shows why BMBF participates in this network and demonstrates what researchers, funders and the European Union appreciate about HERA.

47 pages / brochure, Order No: 31265

Language: English

Last update: 01/2017

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The Africa Strategy 2014-2018

Africa as a Partner in Education and Research

The Africa Strategy 2014-2018 of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research was drawn up together with African partners and provides the framework for deeper cooperation on an equal footing. Our research collaborations with Africa address global and regional challenges which we can only solve together. This publication provides an overview of the objectives, priorities and tools of cooperation with Africa in education and research. It addresses topics such as climate change, health, nutrition, and urbanization. It also contains a list of 30 measures that are now being implemented.

32 pages / brochure, Order No: 30929

Language: English

Last update: 01/2017

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