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

Business model
N/A
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2016
Age (years)
LIFE – Institute for Climate, Energy and Society
 5
Austria average
 34
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Joanneum Research Forschungsgesellschaft
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Dr Franz Prettenthaler
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): N/A Leader(s) (2019): Franz Prettenthaler
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
LIFE – Institute for Climate, Energy and Society
 40
Austria average
 66
Global average
 75
2019
LIFE – Institute for Climate, Energy and Society
 49
% Female staff
2021
LIFE – Institute for Climate, Energy and Society
 1%
Austria average
 1%
Global average
 0%
2019
LIFE – Institute for Climate, Energy and Society
 50%
% Female researchers
2019
LIFE – Institute for Climate, Energy and Society
 46%
Austria average
 39%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
LIFE – Institute for Climate, Energy and Society
 26
Austria average
 30
Global average
 33
2019
LIFE – Institute for Climate, Energy and Society
 20

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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