Hanna Wang-Helmreich


Energy, Transport and Climate Policy
Research Unit Global Climate Governance
Hanna Wang-Helmreich
+49 202 2492-129
+49 202 2492-250

Education and Academic Training

  • 2005 - 2007: Modern Chinese Language, University of Cologne
  • 2003 - 2010: Diploma in Regional Sciences of Latin America (Economics, Iberian and Latin American History, Spanish Language and Literature, Energy Economics, Economic and Social Geography), University of Cologne
  • 2003: Sociology and Statistics, Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg

Professional Experience

  • Wuppertal Institute since 2008
  • One-year work stays in Scotland and Bolivia

Research Focus

  • Observation and analysis of international climate negotiations
  • Analysis of political frameworks, actor constellations and transformation pathways for ambitious climate action
  • Integration of international climate policy and Sustainable Development Goals


  • Courses on climate change and international climate policy, Bochum University of Applied Sciences and Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg (since summer 2018)


  • FIAN Germany
  • Foodsharing e.V.
  • JesusCentrum Nürnberg


  • Energy Policy
  • Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews