Sustainability under construction: Germany and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development – An Overview

Advance executive summary One year ago, we published our first “shadow report” on the state of the nation regarding sustainability. We had to conclude that much remained to be done. One year later, we again take stock – and it will come as no surprise that we have arrived at very similar conclusions despite addressing different subject areas this time. The agenda contains a rudimentary review mechanism that is to monitor the attainment of the goals in the period up to 2030. This volume is intended inter alia as a contribution to this review for Germany.Read More

Nature is in immediate danger and we need your help today

Nature is in immediate danger and we need your help today. By taking a simple action you can defend the vital laws that protect our most precious nature and wildlife.   Right now the European Commission is considering undermining the laws that protect nature in Europe, the so-called Birds and Habitats Directives, undoing years of Read More

Topics and Contact Persons


Friedrich Wulf, pronatura


Meike Spitzner, Wuppertal Institut
für Klima, Umwelt, Energie


Alessa Hartmann, PowerShift e.V.
Tobias Reichert, Germanwatch

Agriculture and Nutrition

Marek Baumeister, Aktionsgemeinschaft Solidarische Welt e.V.


Kai Kaschinski, fair-oceans


László Maráz, Forum Umwelt und Entwicklung


Durmus Ünlü, AÖW


Annegret Zimmermann