Green Economy

Economy | Consumption

Economy and environment

Our current economic system is undermining our prosperity as it is destroying the natural foundations of our commercial activity. This calls for a transformation to a Green Economy which is in line with nature and the environment. The German Environment Agency (UBA) is working towards the implementation of this guiding principle. read more

Economy | Consumption

What qualifications are needed for environmental protection?

The range of occupations and qualifications required is as diverse as the economy itself. The trend towards more environmental protection in professional training can be observed in many industries. In addition to the respective expert knowledge, soft skills are often important for environmental professionals, such as the ability to work in an interdisciplinary team and to be open to new ideas. read more

The Umweltbundesamt

For our environment