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Work programmes

Current work programme and archive of previous work programmes

Strategic Agenda of the 7th appointment period 2020–2023

The German Data Forum (RatSWD) will bring specific issues of empirical research into politics and legislation, address new challenges in data collection, and advocate for a change in data culture.

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Strategic Agenda of the 6th appointment period 2017–2020

In its 6th appointment period, the German Data Forum (RatSWD) advocated for the further development of the research data infrastructure for the empirical social, behavioural, and economic sciences in terms of quality and quantity.

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Strategic Agenda of the 5th appointment period 2014–2017

In its 5th appointment period, the German Data Forum (RatSWD) addressed the following topics in addition to its permanent tasks: data access in science, research ethics, the 2021 census, coordination of German panel studies, and big data.

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Selected projects and publications 2008–2014

Selected projects and publications from earlier German Data Forum (RatSWD) appointment periods

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