The selection of the billion-euro project is entering the final round. In order to combine top-level research with the wishes of Lusatia, the procedure had to be adapted. –

It’s the jackpot in science development in Saxony: two large-scale research centres are to be built in the two Saxon coal regions – one of them in Upper Lusatia. The article is available at

The awarding of this centre is ultimately about the question of which city can establish itself as the new centre between Dresden and the Polish border.