Partnership and Individual Responsibility

The Hirschmann Foundation mainly focuses on large projects in the fields of science, education and development corporation that are self-initiated, self-designed and self-managed.

The projects are conducted in partnership with experts from the according fields and last several years in order to ensure sustainability.


2008 - 2020 in cooperation with Swissuniversities Chamber of universities of applied sciences
2008 - 2016 in cooperation with the Swiss Conference of Vocational School Directors (SDK - CSD)
2012 - 2020 in cooperation with Swiss Youth Music Contest Foundation, Zurich
2017 - 2019 in cooperation with LU Couture Luzern
2013 - 2018 in cooperation with Die Chance - Foundation for Professional Practice in Eastern Switzerland and Verein Lernwerk
2010 - 2017 in cooperation with Swisscontact
2016 - 2018 in cooperation with the association foraus
2016 - 2018 in cooperation with Henry Doubleday Research Association Garden Organic
2013 - 2015 in cooperation with Swiss Centre of Expertise in Human Rights (SCHR), Bern
2016 - 2018 in cooperation with Paul Scherrer Institute PSI and novatlantis
2014 - 2017 in cooperation with ETH Zürich, Konjunkturforschungsstelle KOF
2014 - 2017 in cooperation with Gehirn- und Trauma-Stiftung Chur and Universitätsspital Zürich
2008 - 2011 in cooperation with the Collegium Helveticum an institute at the University of Zurich and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH)
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