Projects

The Oeko-Institut’s researchers work on more than 350 national and international projects a year, focusing on Chemicals Management and Technology Assessment, Energy and Climate, Emission and Ambient Pollution Control, Radiation Protection, Agriculture and Biodiversity, Sustainable Consumption, Mobility, Resource Management and Industry, Nuclear Engineering and Facility Safety, and Law, Policy and Governance.

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5 years of SDGs – Strategies for an improved implementation of the 2030-Agenda for sustainable development an the interface of health and the environment

Project manager: Wolff, F.
Start of project: 04 / 2021

The 5th anniversary of the adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in 2015 is the starting point for the development of further strategies and approaches for the…

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Joint implementation of the 2030 Agenda / SDGs and the Paris Agreement

Project manager: Wolff, F.
Start of project: 05 / 2020

Several landmark international policy documents were adopted in 2015. The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development defines 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) ranging from hunger and poverty reduction to climate protection, nature…

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Research Project “Holistic management of energy- and resource efficiency in companies” (MERU)

Project manager: Wolff, F.
Start of project: 11 / 2018

Die ökologischen Belastungsgrenzen des Planeten stehen unter Druck. Dazu tragen die gegenwärtigen Konsum- und Produktionsmuster maßgeblich bei. Zwar konnte die Energie- und Ressourceneffizienz in den letzten Jahren durch Innovationen…

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Environmental policy transfer: Identification and systematisation of its success factors

Project manager: Wolff, F.
Start of project: 07 / 2018

The German Federal Government supports environmental policy knowledge and policy transfer to other countries with various funding instruments (e.g. the Advisory Assistance Programme, the International and European Climate Initiatives…

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Publication of the 6th Global Environment Outlook (GEO-6): Analysis of implications for Germany

Project manager: Wolff, F.
End of project: 03 / 2019

The project analysed the objectives and mandate, process and methods of the 6th Environmental Outlook of UNEP (GEO-6), published in March 2019, and evaluated its key findings. The findings of GEO-6 were also compared with current data…

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To publication "Veröffentlichung des 6. Globalen Umweltberichts (GEO-6) 2019: Analyse der Implikationen für Deutschland" To publication "‘Healthy Planet, Healthy People’"

Preparing and supporting the German input to the Global Sustainable Development Report (GSDR)

Project manager: Wolff, F.
Start of project: 01 / 2018

In this project, the Oeko Institute along with adelphi will support the German contribution to the Global Sustainable Development Report (GSDR) 2019. Preliminary analyses will be conducted on behalf of the German Federal Environment…

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Service contract to support the Evaluation of the 7th Environment Action Programme

Project manager: Wolff, F.
End of project: 12 / 2018

The purpose of the study is to provide consultative input for the EC’s evaluation of the progress of the 7th EAP. The evaluation is requested of the EC in the 2013 Decision adopting the 7th EAP. The Seventh Environmental Action…

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Shaping ecological change - Implementing and updating the Integrated Environmental Programme 2030

Project manager: Wolff, F.
Start of project: 11 / 2017

The project supports the German Federal Ministry of the Environment in its implementation and update of the “Integrated Environmental Programme” (IUP). In order to do so, the project draws on findings from social science research on…

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The significance of federal-level strategies on spatial development for environmental policy

Project manager: Wolff, F.
End of project: 03 / 2018

Challenges for spatially-relevant environmental and nature protection have strongly increased. In particular, the preservation of areas for the expansion of renewable energies, spatial adaptation to climate change including flood…

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Developing international soil law: Institutional analysis and policy recommendations

Project manager: Wolff, F.
End of project: 12 / 2018

The pressure of use on soil resources is continuously increasing and the state of soil is declining worldwide. Soil-specific regulations or management approaches in international law have remained relatively scarce compared to other…

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Developing core elements of a concept of transformative environmental policy

Project manager: Wolff, F.
End of project: 03 / 2017

In the last decades, we have seen significant successes and developments in the field of environmental policy. Nevertheless, persistent environmental problems and the increasing use of natural resources indicate that this progress is…

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To publication "Transformative Umweltpolitik: Nachhaltige Entwicklung konsequent fördern und gestalten"

Transition to a Green Economy: Necessary structural changes for and enablers of a viable implementation in Germany

Project manager: Wolff, F.
End of project: 07 / 2017

The project analyses the necessary structural changes for and the enablers of a viable transition towards a Green Economy in Germany. Firstly, a review is conducted on national and international Green Economy strategies and measures,…

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Sufficiency in everyday life – concept, necessity, potentials, and political steering options

Project manager: Wolff, F. | Fischer, C.
End of project: 10 / 2013

The goal of the project is to compile and process existing knowledge on sufficiency and to launch an internal debate with the goal of preparing further activities (especially acquisitions). In Module 1, the state of the art is…

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Sufficiency in everyday life – concept, necessity, potentials, and political steering options

Project manager: Wolff, F.
End of project: 10 / 2013

The goal of the project is to compile and process existing knowledge on sufficiency and to launch an internal debate with the goal of preparing further activities (especially acquisitions). In Module 1, the current stand of research…

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To publication "When less is more - Sufficiency – Need and options for policy action" To publication "When less is more - Sufficiency: Terminology, rationale and potentials"

Analysis for Achieving the 2010 Goal of the Convention for Biological Diversity: Documentation of the International Workshop „European Regional Meeting on an Internationally Recognised Certificate of Origin/Source/Legal Provenance for Genetic Resources“

Project manager: Wolff, F.
End of project: 11 / 2006

Competitive, Innovative and Sustainable (CIS) Europe

Project manager: Wolff, F.
End of project: 12 / 2006
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