What is CoAct?

As CoAct, we propose a new approach to face social global concerns related to mental health care, youth employment, environmental justice and gender equality by engaging citizens as co-researchers. Our approach represents a new understanding of the underexplored field of Citizen Social Science (CSS), understood here as participatory research co-designed and directly driven by citizen groups sharing a social concern.

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Open Science Diplomacy to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic

Katja Mayer, 6 July 2020 The Coronavirus crisis shows us how fragile and sensitive our living environments are. Everywhere taken for granted infrastructures collapse, or it becomes clear that they are insufficiently available or maintained. It has...

CoAct Proposal

In line with the Open Science approach of the project, the text of the proposal is made publicly available through a Creative Commons License in order to widely share the concepts and ideas elaborated for this project. Please note that this document...