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Ecologic Institute

Ecologic Institute

Pfalzburger Strasse 43/44
10717 Berlin, Germany

Tel. +49 (30) 86880-0
Fax +49 (30) 86880-100

Contact Person:

Timo Kaphengst


Ecologic in Berlin, Germany, is a private not-for-profit think tank for applied environmental research, policy analysis and consultancy with offices in Berlin and Brussels. Founded in 1995, Ecologic is dedicated to bringing fresh ideas to environmental policies and to promoting sustainable development. Ecologic's work programme focuses on obtaining practical results and on enhancing the importance of environmental protection, sustainable development and sustainable resource management at the international and European policy levels. As an independent, non-partisan body, it undertakes applied research and analysis to increase awareness and understanding of the political, economic and technological forces driving global change.

Ecologic has extensive experience with research projects dealing with the issue of sustainability. Recent (EU) projects include: (i) Individuals in Context - Supportive Environments for Sustainable Living (InContext); (ii) Environmental policy integration and multi-level governance (EPIGOV); (iii) Integrating Mainstream Economic Indicators with Sustainable Development Objectives (IN-STREAM); (iv) Techniques for Evaluation of Sustainability Assessment Tools (Sustainability A-Test); (v) Beyond GDP - Measuring progress, true wealth, and the well-being of nations (funded by DG Environment).