Climate & Energy

"Democracy is manual labour"

In an interview with Deutschlandfunk, BGP Managing Director Daphne Büllesbach discusses the "state of health" of European democracy.

G20 Acceleration Calls of Climate Transparency are out

Read "G20 Acceleration Call 2023 - From Coal to Renewables" and "G20 Acceleration Call 2023 - Oil and Gas" to learn more about the G20 transition away from fossil fuels

The role of socio-political actors in climate policy: Final report published!

The "Social Actors Project" of our Climate&Energy team, funded by the Allianz Foundation, is coming to an end. The final report is now available for download.

Discussion round "Climate. Politics. Social."

In a panel discussion, we will present the results of our Social Actors project and offer a platform for an exchange of experiences between social policy actors on their role in the socio-ecological transformation.
Inclusion of the participation atlas on municipal citizen participation in Lusatia

Interactive participation atlas on municipal citizen participation in Lusatia published

The project "Municipal citizen participation in Lusatia", funded by the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU), focussed on the question of what role citizen participation at municipal level can play in the structural change process in Lusatia.

The Climate Transparency Report 2021

The Climate Transparency Report 2021 was published on 14 October 2021. The report is the world's most comprehensive annual report on G20 countries' climate action and their transition to a zero-emission economy. The independent, comparative assessment draws on the latest analysis of internationally renowned data sets, as well as qualitative data from leading experts in the field. The analysis...

The online publication of the Climate Transparency Report 2021

Two weeks before the G20 summit in Rome and COP26 in Glasgow, Climate Transparency has published the Climate Transparency Report 2021 - the most comprehensive annual report on the climate activities of the G20 countries.

Film off! The partner city energy transition project says goodbye for the time being with a final video about the two-year cooperation

Municipalities play a key role in the European energy transition: this is where a large part of European legislation is implemented, where renewable energy plants are built and where direct contact with citizens takes place, without whose acceptance and participation the energy transition is not feasible.