The compatibility of career and family life is firmly anchored in our human resources management. The Fraunhofer family logo distinguishes our outstanding results in the following areas: Information and communication, flexible work opportunities, institute-specific childcare, parental leave and re-entry, support services.
The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft has the logo "HR Excellence in Research". With this award, the EU Commission honors our outstanding integrated human resources management. As a leading European institute for applied research, we attach particular importance to implementing the European Researchers' Charter ("EU Charter & Code") and fulfilling the principles defined therein.