The Research Data Act planned for 2021-2025 in the coalition agreement of the SPD, Bündnis 90/Die Grünen and FDP [German] is intended to improve access to data for science and to create framework conditions for sharing, storing and securing data. The German Data Forum (RatSWD) expressly welcomes this plan by the federal government and has been actively involved in the discourse since the beginning of the legislative period.
Publications and events of the RatSWD on the topic
- RatSWD press release 08.12.2021
Modern Research Policy in Sight: Position of the German Data Forum (RatSWD) on the Coalition Agreement at the Federal Level
Parliamentary Evening on Data Policy at the 9|KSWD: New Data Culture for Germany – Why is it so difficult? With Prof. Dr Monika Jungbauer-Gans, Prof. Dr Andreas Peichl, Nadine Schön (Member of the German Bundestag, CDU) and Ruppert Stüwe (Member of the German Bundestag, CDU)
RatSWD-Statement in the context of the consultation of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research
Position paper: Research Data Act: RatSWD formulates key demands [German only]