LimitClimateChange

Limit Climate Change
 

Ending the fossil era, keeping climate change below 1.5 degrees Celsius – possible, but it will take many actors.

Shaping theEnergyTransition

Shaping the Energy Transition
 

Besides energy efficiency and the expansion of renewable energy, the conversion of the energy system also requires economic, political, scientific and social engagement.

Resourcesarefinite

Resources are finite
 

To preserve natural resources, mindfulness is required to lower use and consumption – for the protection of the environment and future generations.

Let theResourcesCirculate

Let the Resources Circulate
 

Thinking in circles is a crucial prerequiste for reducing resource consumption to a sustainable level.

Well-BeingConsumptionLifestyles

Well-Being, Consumption, Lifestyles
 

To prevent unrestrained economic growth and overuse of resources in the future, new consumption patterns and lifestyles are needed, like Sharing, a concept of using instead of owning. Also the concept of self-sufficiency, for instance through urban gardening projects, shows a mindshift in the perception of wealth and consumption.

Cities:Change &Urbanity

Cities: Change & Urbanity
 

Urban spaces are changing through vertical gardens, greening of fassades and integrated green spaces in cities. The Wuppertal Institute researches what is important for a transition towards more ecologically sustainable cities.

CompaniesinTransition

Companies in Transition
 

Companies and businesses are key players for a future economic and social system of tomorrow.

Re-thinkingMobility

Rethinking Mobility
 

Cities need a facelift, especially regarding the transport of people and goods. It is time for less traffic, decarbonized mobility, visionary public transportation and more efficient technology.

Knowledgefor theTransformation

Knowledge for the Transformation
 

The transformation to a sustainable society is an open search process. Science and Education will be of paramount importance.

DigitalTrans-formation

Digital Transformation
 

The digital transformation has to be actively managed to leverage digitalisation as a driver of sustainability.

TransformingBasicIndustry

Transforming Basic Industry
 

Energy-intensive industries play a major role in our economy and are responsible for a vast share of energy and resource consumption, as well as greenhouse gas emissions.

The2030Agenda

The 2030 Agenda
 

The 2030 Agenda is the international road map designed to bring about sustainable and fair socio-economic development and safeguard the future of our planet.

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