Think tank

Öko-Institut e.V.

Oeko-Institut e.V.

Berlin, Germany

Oeko-Institut is a leading independent European research and consultancy institute working for a sustainable future. Founded in 1977, the institute develops principles and strategies for realising the vision of sustainable development globally, nationally and locally. Oeko-Institut employs about 170 staff, including 120 researchers. They complete approximately 380 projects each year, tackling both national and international issues. Work is organised around the subjects of Chemicals Management and Technology Assessment, Energy and Climate, Immission and Radiation Protection, Agriculture and Biodiversity, Sustainability in Consumption, Mobility, Resource Management and Industry, Nuclear Engineering and Facility Safety as well as Law, Policy and Governance. Oeko-Institut is a non-profit association. Financial resources come mainly from third-party, project-based funding. Contributions and donations made by the association’s 2,300 members – including more than 20 local authorities – guarantee independence. In 2016, the institute’s annual turnover ran to some seventeen million Euros

Contact details

Website:
http://www.oeko.de/

Address:
Öko-Institut e. V. Geschäftsstelle Freiburg Postfach 50 02 40 79028 Freiburg; Öko-Institut e. V. Büro Darmstadt Rheinstraße 95 64295 Darmstadt; Öko-Institut e. V. Büro Berlin Novalisstraße 10 10115 Berlin

Country:
Germany

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Germany
Operating languages
English , German

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1977
Age (years)
Öko-Institut e.V.
 44
Germany average
 37
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Jan Peter Schemmel
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Dorothea Michaelsen-Friedlieb
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2017): Dorothea Michaelsen-Friedlieb
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2019
Öko-Institut e.V.
 50
Germany average
 76
Global average
 120

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
Öko-Institut e.V.
 161
Germany average
 147
Global average
 6,666
2016
Öko-Institut e.V.
 151
2015
Öko-Institut e.V.
 127

Social

Twitter
Followers (2019)
Öko-Institut e.V.
 14,800
Germany average
 7,866
Global average
 15,113
Subscribers (2019)
Öko-Institut e.V.
 240
Germany average
 3,620
Global average
 5,924

Data notes

Last updated: 19/01/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: German Think Tank Directory, Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website
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