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Climate | Energy

Reflecting the Global Stocktake mitigation efforts in NDCs

Discussion Paper


This discussion paper provides an overview how Parties could reflect explicitly in their Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) their contribution to the global efforts on mitigation that they agreed to during the Global Stocktake (GST) at UNFCCC COP28. A table provides an overview of measures that directly relate to the global efforts agreed in the Global Stocktake on mitigation and also list...read more

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fact sheet
Number of pages
16
Year of publication
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24
Cover of broschure Digitalisation and automation of transport
Transport

Digitalisation and automation of transport

Regulatory framework for sustainable development


Digitalisation in transport offers opportunities for connected and automated public transport and can contribute significantly to the development of sustainable mobility. However, if unregulated, digitalisation can counteract a modal shift and lead to additional journeys in private motorised transport, thus to an increasing demand for energy and resources.The brochure outlines possible development...read more

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brochure / flyer
Number of pages
34
Year of publication
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9
Food
Climate | Energy, Economy | Consumption, Waste | Resources, Health, Soil | Land, Agriculture, Sustainability | Strategies | International matters

Components for the Transformation into a Sustainable Food System


The publication summarizes three strategies for transforming the food system that have been outlined in the “STErn project”, namely the promotion of a more plant-based diet, the further development of the organic farming and food industry and the strengthening of regional value chains. Measures to implement these strategies are bundled into three overarching approaches and presented graphically in...read more

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brochure / flyer
Number of pages
56
Year of publication
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14
Cover of report "Critical Evaluation of Effect Models for the Risk Assessment of Plant Protection Products"
Chemicals, Soil | Land, Agriculture

Critical Evaluation of Effect Models for the Risk Assessment of Plant Protection Products


Mechanistic effect models (MEM) have become increasingly popular in the field of environmental risk assessment (ERA) of plant protection products. However there remains numerous open questions to risk assessors, modelers, applicants and the public. This report provides a scientific evaluation of 11 MEM or MEM families. It also critically assesses their relevance for ERA (e.g. as a refinement tool)...read more

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Texte
Number of pages
596
Year of publication
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5
Cover des Berichts "Pathways to a sustainable financial economy"
Economy | Consumption, Sustainability | Strategies | International matters

Pathways to a sustainable financial economy


The sustainability transformation of the financial sector is a key prerequisite for the transformation of the real economy. This report therefore comprises 15 proposals in four central dimensions towards a sustainable financial sector in Germany: transformatitive relevance, transparency on the sustainability of financial products, sustainability risk management, and impact measurement of sustainab...read more

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Texte
Number of pages
48
Year of publication
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Cover of report "Do new generations of active pharmaceuticals for human use require an adaption of the environmental risk assessment?"
Chemicals

Do new generations of active pharmaceuticals for human use require an adaption of the environmental risk assessment? - Part II: Case studies


In view of the advanced development of new specific active pharmaceutical ingredients, the question arises as to whether the established standard procedures for the environmental risk assessment in the context of marketing authorization are still sufficient to adequately cover relevant effects on environmental organisms. The focus of this project is on specific test strategies for substances from...read more

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Texte
Number of pages
135
Year of publication
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9
Cover des Berichts "Research and Monitoring Activities on Litter in Groundwater, Rivers, Lakes, Transitional Waters and Soil"
Chemicals, Waste | Resources, Health, Soil | Land, Water

Research and Monitoring Activities on Litter in Groundwater, Rivers, Lakes, Transitional Waters and Soil


The report is based on the results of a questionnaire on current and planned research and monitoring activities on waste in various environmental compartments, which was distributed to European countries via the Federal Environment Agency (UBA). It analyses current and planned research and monitoring activities as well as reduction strategies in relation to waste in water and soil. The report high...read more

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Texte
Number of pages
133
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8
Cover of report "Dialogues on the appropriate management of substances of concern in the circular economy"
Chemicals, Waste | Resources

Dialogues on the appropriate management of substances of concern in the circular economy


The project "Dialogues on the appropriate management of substances of concern in the circular economy" aimed to develop a common understanding of the challenges at the interface between chemicals and waste legislation among the stakeholders involved. Furthermore, a current status quo was established on the basis of a literature review. Three workshops were organised as part of the project to addre...read more

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Texte
Number of pages
165
Year of publication
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8