WTimpact – From knowledge transfer to knowledge exchange

Granted by: Federal Ministry of Education and Research (Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung, BMBF)


Period: 3 years (September 2017 – August 2020)


Project leader: Miriam Brandt (scientific coordinator, IZW)

 

 

 

Partners in the project

 

  • IZW – Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, Berlin

- Project coordination: Anke Schumann, Miriam Brandt, Heribert Hofer

- Implementation of two knowledge transfer projects: Assessment of wild animals in Berlin by camera traps and Assessment of bats in Berlin by bat detectors
 

  • TROPOS – Leibniz Institute for Troposheric Research, Leipzig

Implementation of  projects on the relationship between air quality/fine dust pollution, atmospheric column and weather condition
 

  • IPN – Leibniz Institute for Science and Mathematics Education, Kiel

Evaluation of the effect of participating in projects on participants‘ scientific literacy and understanding of science
 

  • IWM – Leibniz Knowledge Media Research Center, Tübingen

Evaluation of the effect of participating in projects on participants‘ understanding of one’s role and the emotional relatedness to the topic