DIE is a research institute located in Bonn, Germany. It is accredited with the German government and engages in research, policy advice and training.

Member Projects

  1. Technological trajectories for climate change mitigation in China, Europe and India: Dr. Tilman Altenburg/ Shikha Bhasin/ Dr. Doris Fischer; Co-operation Partner: Institute of Development Studies (Sussex)/ Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi/ School of Public Policy and Management, Tsinghua University (Beijing)
  2. Great Transformation towards a global low carbon economy: Prof. Dr. Dirk Messner; Co-operation Partner: German Advisory Council on Global Change (Wissenschaftlicher Beirat globale Umweltveraenderungen, WBGU)
  3. Sustainability Standards in the Indonesian Palm Oil Sector – Challenges and Benefits for Smallholders: Dr. Clara Brandi, Michael Brüntrup (DIE’s Postgraduate Training Course Country Working group)
  4. Climate change and development – natural resources management in the context of adaptation and mitigation: Dr. Ines Dombrowsky/ Dr. Steffen Bauer/ Jonas Hein/ Britta Horstmann/ Dr. Marcus Kaplan/ Pieter Pauw, MSc/ Dr. Isabel van de Sand/ Dr. Waltina Scheumann
  5. Fostering Green Finance in Indonesia: Dr. Ulrich Volz/ Dr. Peter Wolff (DIE’s Postgraduate Training Course Country Working group)

Areas of Expertise