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Welcome to the Wuppertal Institute

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How can transitions to a sustainable society be shaped? Research work at the Wuppertal Institute interlinks aspects of climate, environment and resources. It combines ecological questions with issues related to economic and societal change. Our research work is based on a wide range of knowledge and experience in the field of natural, social and cultural sciences; engineering and economics. Based on a transdisciplinary approach our science actively integrates actors of change. Research methodology at the Wuppertal Institute follows the transition concept.

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WISIONS

Best Climate Practice Contest

Two WISIONS-projects in the final round

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Papers

Environmental Indicator Report 2014

Environmental Impacts of Production-Consumption Systems in Europe

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Videos

Complexities of Urban Transition

Interview with Johannes Venjakob

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E-Mobility

Urban Electric Mobility Initiative Launched at UN Climate Summit

Making urban transport more sustainable

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Green future

Living Labs for the Development of Low Resource Products and Services

Article explores the German research infrastructure

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Workshop in View of the Hearings of Commissioner-Designates

Wuppertal Institute scientists present key issues on environment and climate action for the next five years

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