Completed Events

Design competition Arch+, supported by the German Foreign Office and by WBGU.

International Competition "Planetary Urbanism" in the context of Habitat III 2016

Science Year 2012 “Project Earth: Our Future”

Event 06.06.2012

Event 09.05.2012

Presentation of the Report

„Global Energy Assessment – Towards a Sustainable Future“ (GEA)

Implications for the German Energiewende

12. Dezember 2012, 14-16 Uhr

Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation ans Nuclear Safety (BMU), Stresemannstraße 128-130, 10117 Berlin, Atrium


Presentation of the Transatlantic Academy’s report "The Global Resource Nexus"

Location: Werderscher Markt 1, Berlin

Date: June 6, 2012fileadmin/user_upload/

Programm (pdf, 122 KB)

International WBGU-Symposium  „Towards Low-Carbon Prosperity: National Strategies and International Partnerships“

Location: Akademie der Künste, Berlin

Date: May 9, 2012

Impressions from the Symposium

Programme (pdf, 112 KB)

Speech of Lord Nicholas Stern, London School of Economics (pdf, 58 KB)

Speech of Chancellor Angela Merkel at the WBGU symposium (link) 

5. December 2011

Side Event at COP 17 UNFCCC: How to achieve a global transformation towards a climate-friendly, sustainable future? (pdf, 80 KB)

Great Transformation to a Low-carbon Society:Managing the implementation challenge (in German only).

Organizer: Protestant Academy Tutzing, WBGU

Date: 7. until 8. April 2011

Location: Evangelische Akademie Tutzing

Program: download as pdf (3,4 MB, in German only)