German Environment Agency publishes annual publication Schwerpunkte 2016 and is calling for a much quicker dismantling of environmentally harmful subsidies read more
Welcome to the UBA Web site.
The UBA is composed of five specialized environmental divisions, plus our General Services Division, which provides various services via entities such as our human resource unit. For a detailed overview of and information concerning our divisions, see our organizational chart. read more
Germany Environment Agency begins purchasing emission credits from CDM projects read more
Free brochures are available at the visitor centers at our Dessau-Roßlau and Berlin-Grunewald sites. You can also visit a branch of our environmental library at either of these two sites, or at our Bad Elster site. The model eco-building at our Dessau-Roßlau site is also worth a visit. read more
Since its founding in 1974, the UBA has been Germany’s main environmental protection agency. Read more about us, here. read more
UBA has built the federal government's first zero-energy office building in Berlin-Marienfelde. It has been granted this year's EMAS award for the innovative project. read more
Visitors now have the opportunity to borrow an English-language audio guide at the reception/information counter free of charge. read more