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German Advisory Council on Global Change
Wissenschaftlicher Beirat der Bundesregierung für Globale Umweltveränderungen
Type of Structure: committee / commission
Regional Scope: national in the area: Germany / Europe
Parent Organisations: gouvernmental
Child Organisations:
Duration : 1992 to present
Contact Address: Secretariat
Luisenstrasse 46
DE-10117 Berlin
Phone: +49 (0) 30 2639 48 10
FAX: +49 (0) 30 2639 48 50
e-Mail: wbgu(at)

holding an official function in WBGU

General information and objectives

  • analyzing and reporting on global environment and development problems,
  • assessing national and international research in the field of global change,
  • drawing attention to new problems as they arise,
  • identifying gaps in research,
  • providing impulses for interdisciplinary and practically oriented research on global change,
  • monitoring national and international policies for the achievement of sustainable development and
  • developing and disseminating recommendations on research and strategic responses for policymakers
    and the wider public.

For further details, link to the WBGU Home Page

Last update: 3/3/09
Source of data: ProClim- Research InfoSystem (1993-2018)

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