Water is a scarce resource and an indispensable basis for life on earth. Although more than two thirds of the earth’s surface is covered by water, only a very small portion can be used as drinking water or for irrigation. In the wake of climate change, water availability and distribution are becoming increasingly important issues. […]
The IKEM Research Academy, founded in 2020, aims to advance fundamental research, scientific networking and the promotion of young talent in interdisciplinary climate protection research, focusing on law. In March 2021, the IKEM Research Academy held its first doctoral seminar, which explored legal issues associated with the infrastructure of the energy transition. The upcoming seminar […]
At IKEM’s annual conference, participants explore the boundaries of a new field Experts in economics, law and the social sciences discussed the new field of climate law at IKEM’s Annual Conference 2021 in Greifswald. The conference made it clear that, because climate change affects every aspect of life, combatting it will require a holistic approach. […]
As an official science partner of the Tagesspiegel, we cordially invite you to join us on December 1 at the Future Energies Science Match 2021 in Kiel’s Wunderino Arena. Register for free via this link, and either be there on site or follow the most efficient energy research summit digitally and thereby actively shape the […]
The event series ‘Climate Talks’, funded by EUKI and organised by the International Journalists’ Programmes (IJP) offers a unique opportunity for exchange between journalists and experts in tackling the climate crisis. The monthly virtual conferences are hosted by IKEM and highlight topics such as civic participation, regulatory measures, mobility and sustainable cities.
The digital event series Asia Talks, launched by the International Journalists’ Programmes (IJP), discusses current social issues in a virtual exchange involving experts and interested parties every month. The focus is always on regional developments in topics related to climate protection, gender equality, the future of mobility, agriculture and social cohesion. Under the moderation of […]
Anika Nicolaas Ponder, the Sustainability & Innovation Team Lead, will join Bernd Riedel, Founder and CEO of Ellery Studio, in giving the presentation ‘Gender equality in the workplace: Gamification and engagement for a feminist future’ at the Unicorns in Tech Festival 2021.
The Communication Lab for Exchange between Research and Media is organised twice a year by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation for its fellows and young journalists from all over the world. In this event, participants are accompanied by experts in science communication as they work on a journalistic product related to a specific topic. The […]
In line with the focus on carbon markets and the Article 6 rulebook at this year’s COP negotiations, IKEM will participate in events to share ideas for net-zero market designs that increase climate ambition and economic advantages for sustainable action. In particular, IKEM will focus its participation and advocacy on the sustainable future of cities […]
IKEM Academy 2021 explored the potential for coronavirus recovery measures to improve livelihoods and drive more sustainable development around the world. The three-day conference, titled ‘Climate change at a crossroads – opportunities and challenges for a global green recovery’, was held online from 27–29 July. At the Academy, over 100 participants shared ideas on a […]