Think tank

LIFE – Institute for Climate, Energy and Society

LIFE

Graz, Austria

The LIFE Institute for Climate, Energy and Society addresses the key issues related to climate change. LIFE's social mission is: to strengthen resilience to climate and weather risks; and to promote the transition to a low-carbon economy/society by 2050.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.joanneum.at/en/life/

Address:
Waagner-Biro-Straße 100, Graz, Austria

Country:
Austria

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
English , German

Organisation details

Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2016
Age (years)
LIFE – Institute for Climate, Energy and Society
 5
Austria average
 34
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Joanneum Research Forschungsgesellschaft
Founder gender: Other/Not applicable
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Franz Prettenthaler
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
LIFE – Institute for Climate, Energy and Society
 49
Austria average
 36
Global average
 120
% Female staff
2019
LIFE – Institute for Climate, Energy and Society
50% 
Austria average
47% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
LIFE – Institute for Climate, Energy and Society
46% 
Austria average
39% 
Global average
34% 

Data notes

Last updated: 24/02/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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