International networking on inter- and transdisciplinarity
Beyond research in the individual areas, the ZTG part of an international network which deals with the challenges and methods of inter- and transdisciplinary research. Martina Sch ä fer  and Gabriele Wendorf  in particular, regularly take part in td-net  events (Network for Transdisciplinary Research) and the ZTG is a partner for the International Transdisciplinarity Conference ITD  2019 in Gothenburg (Sweden). The guest publication of a special issue on the topic of the effects of transdisciplinary research in the Journal for Environmental Science and Policy will achieve high international visibility.
Gabriele Wendorf has contributed to the establishment of an international network of inter- and transdisciplinary scientific institutions. Several workshops have shown the necessity of building an international community and have resulted in first joint publications.