Who we are – Ecologic Institute EU
Download our current brochure: Ecologic Institute: Science and Policy for a Sustainable World [pdf, 5 MB, English].
Ecologic Institute is an independent, academic think tank for environmental research and policy analysis. Since our founding in 1995, Ecologic Institute has been dedicated to improving environmental policy, sustainable development and policy practice. Through findings and ideas Ecologic Institute helps to mainstream environmental issues into other policy areas. Strengthening the European and international dimensions in research, education and environmental policy discourses is a key priority. Ecologic Institute has offices in Berlin, Brussels and Washington DC.
Today more than 100 employees work for Ecologic Institute. Our colleagues come from over 25 countries. Offering diverse expertise and skills, our experts cover the entire spectrum of environmental policy, sustainable development and socio-ecological research in inter- and transdisciplinary projects. Our staff researches, supports and evaluates national, European and international political processes and brings together actors from science, politics and practice. The results are in-depth analyses and practical recommendations. In cooperation with leading American and German universities, the Institute is also active in education.
Ecologic Institute is a private, non-profit institution financed through its project work. Funding partners include the European Commission, the European Parliament, the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research, the German Federal Environment Agency and various foundations.
Ecologic Institute is a member of the Ecological Research Network (Ecornet).
Ecologic Institute is a registered charity. Donations are tax deductible.
The partners of the non-profit GmbH are represented on the board.
Ecologic Institute in Washington DC is an IRC 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization.
Read more about the Ecologic Institute:
- Infographic: 20 Years Ecologic Institute - Who is Ecologic Institute, really?
- Download our current brochure: Ecologic Institute: Science and Policy for a Sustainable World [pdf, 5.5 MB, English]
- Download our current brochure in German: Ecologic Institut: Wissenschaft und Forschung für eine nachhaltige Welt [pdf, 5 MB, German]
- Short version of our current brochure in Chinese [pdf, 3.3 MB, Chinese]
- Our brochure 2011: Ecologic Institute Project Handbook 2011
- Our brochure 2010: Milestone: 15 Years
- Our brochure 2009: Ecologic Institute 2009 Berlin - Brussels - Vienna - Washington DC
- Take the Tour through a Knowledge Garden: Ecologic in five minutes
- 15 Years Ecologic Institute - Anniversary Website
- History of Ecologic Institute