The steering committee is made up of scholars from the University of Zurich who have extensive experience in North-South relations. The committee is responsible for the program's organization and supervision.
Members of the steering committee:
- Chairman: Prof. Dr. Hans Weder, former UZH president, Faculty of Theology
- Prof. Dr. Peter Finke, Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology
- Prof. Dr. Mareile Flitsch, Ethnographic Museum
- Prof. Dr. Gesine Krüger, Department of History
- Prof. Dr. Katharina Michaelowa, Department for Political Science
- Prof. Dr. Peter Schaber, Department of Philosophy
- Prof. Dr. med. Rainer Weber, Faculty of Medicine
- Prof. Dr. Benedikt Korf, Department of Geography
- Prof. Dr. Marta Manser, Department of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies
Coordination Center North-South
The Coordination Center North-South was established in August 2008 in order to coordinate activities within the scope of the North-South Cooperation. It is affiliated with the International Relations Office.