Since February 1st, 2020 Daphne Büllesbach is leading the HUMBOLDT-VIADRINA Governance Platform as Managing Director. Previously, she was the Executive Director of European Alternatives, a Europe-wide civil society organization devoted to exploring and developing the potential for transnational politics and culture. She founded the Berlin office back inRead more
Насколько успешны процессы партисипации в городском планировании Берлина и Минска? – Руководство для гражданского общества. Общество формирует город. Но как граждане и организованное гражданское общество могут внести свои идеи и пожелания в процесс городского планирования? Руководство «Города для горожан» отвечает на этот вопрос. В брошюре представлены четыре основных элемента партисипацииRead more
Trialog report “Building renovation: not only good for the climate – what are the additional benefits worth?
By the year 2050, Germany’s building stock should be “almost climate-neutral”. To achieve this, it is necessary to renovate older buildings in such a way that they become energy-efficient buildings. Currently, only about 1% of the building envelope is renovated every year. Why? In order for renovation measuresRead more
28 November 2019. The International Board of the Fisheries Transparency Initiative (FiTI) appointed Dr. Valeria Merino as the 2nd Chair of the FiTI. She will serve for an initial term of 3 years, starting 01 January 2020, succeeding Prof. Dr. Peter Eigen, who initiated the FiTI and servedRead more
Ahead of COP25, Climate Transparency launched its Brown to Green Report 2019. Covering 80 indicators, the report is the world’s most comprehensive review of G20 climate action. It provides concise and comparable information on G20 country mitigation action, finance and vulnerability. AGENDA 16.00 Welcome Peter Eigen, Co-chair of ClimateRead more