Past Projects

Open SDGclub.Berlin 2019 participants - Photo: Svea Pietschmann, © German Council for Sustainable Development
Open SDGclub.Berlin 2019 participants – Photo: Svea Pietschmann, © German Council for Sustainable Development

Open SDGclub.Berlin

The German Council for Sustainable Development started the Open SDGclub.Berlin in 2016 as a transnational peer learning platform of sustainability practitioners at which participants can share their experience with implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development at their respective areas of responsibility.

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The Chair of the International Peer Review Group, Helen Clark (left), has presented the group’s report to German Chancellor Angela Merkel at the RNE Annual Conference on 4 June 2018. Photo: Ralf Rühmeier, © German Council for Sustainable Development
Photo: Ralf Rühmeier © German Council for Sustainable Development

International Peer Review 2018

The German Federal Government has mandated the Council for Sustainable Development (RNE) to facilitate the third international Peer Review on the German Sustainable Development Strategy in 2018.

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Photo: Deutsche Börse AG

Hub for Sustainable Finance (H4SF)

The German Council for Sustainable Development (RNE) first included the issue of sustainable finance in its work programme in autumn 2016. Its activities since then have been bearing fruit: the Federal Government set up a sustainable finance advisory council in June 2019. The RNE is monitoring its work as an observer.

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© German Council for Sustainable Development (RNE) - Photo: nachhaltiger-warenkorb.de/ Christof Rieken
© Photo: Christof Rieken © RNE

The Sustainable Shopping Basket

The Sustainable Shopping Basket of the German Council for Sustainable Development (RNE) offers tips for everyone wanting to live their lives more sustainably.

Since September 2019, the RENN.south has been responsible for publishing the Shopping Basket’s content.

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Photo: Ralf Rühmeier © RNE

German Almanac of Sustainability

The German Almanac of Sustainability shows via concrete projects and initiatives at municipal level, in the policy area and in the business sector where exactly the transformation towards a more ecologically and socially compatible society is in full swing.

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Sustainability education competition “Ready, set, future!”

Sustainability education competition “Ready, set, future!”

The sustainability education competition “Ready, set, future!” (Zukunft, fertig, los!) gave educators throughout Germany the opportunity to present their ideas on how to raise awareness for the 17 global Sustainable Development Goals and in doing so win potential project sponsors.

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