Start of negotiations on a global plastics agreement

28/11/2022 In the south of Uruguay, in the small town of Punta del Este, the first meeting of states will take place at the end of November, marking the start of a marathon of negotiations on an internationally legally binding instrument to combat plastic pollution. adelphi explains why this is so important.

After the COP27: Results and Players to Watch

22/11/2022 As it should, COP27 focused on implementation. States finally agreed to establish the long-awaited loss and damage fund. But they missed the chance to deliver additional action to keep 1.5°C within reach. adelphi-expert Dennis Tänzler assesses the outcome.

Checking the Pulse of Paris: 3 Things to Look Out For at COP27

02/11/2022 The 27th United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP27) will take place from November 6 to 18 in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt. Not only representatives of the international community will be present, but also adelphi experts. And they bring high expectations with them.

European Sustainable Finance Survey: Lack of data and questions about the EU taxonomy

01/11/2022 The results of the European Sustainable Finance Survey 2022 are now available. The survey asked asset managers and owners about their experiences with the EU taxonomy. Among other things, it reveals that a lack of reliable data creates uncertainty.

Climate protection competition for the Alps: The winners for 2022

27/10/2022 The winners of this year’s “ClimaHost” climate protection competition show how vacation, leisure, sustainability and climate protection go together in the Alpine region. adelphi conducted the international competition in close cooperation with the Alpine Convention.

Here's why we need a world climate parliament now

25/10/2022 Dennis Tänzler, Director and Head of Programme Climate Policy at adelphi

More than 120 applications in the fourth call of the European City Facility

10/10/2022 The European City Facility (EUCF) supports municipalities and local authorities in creating investment concepts to achieve their climate and energy goals. The fourth EUCF call for applications closed on 30 September 2022 with a total of 129 applications from all over Europe.

The complex nature of security - a brand new Mali report from Weathering Risk

06/10/2022 "Climate, Peace and Security Assessment: Mali" is the first full-length national case study using the Weathering Risk methodology, combining state-of-the-art climate impacts data with on-the-ground conflict analysis.

Climate, Conflict, Clash of Crises: The Berlin Climate and Security Conference 2022

29/09/2022 The Berlin Climate and Security Conference (BCSC) is a global forum that brings together leading figures from governments, organisations and research who are working on the impacts of climate change on international peace and security. In October, the conference is back for its fourth edition.

Project 1.5°-Lifestyles: First citizens' workshop in Berlin

21/09/2022 With this project, the EU wants to make 1.5 degree lifestyles mainstream. In other words, lifestyles that allow us to limit global warming to no more than 1.5 degrees Celsius. adelphi is now inviting people to the first Citizen Thinking Lab to find out more about citizens' attitudes to the topic.