German Bioeconomy Council

The Bioeconomy Council is an independant advisory body to the German Federal Government. On this website you'll find comprehensive information on bioeconomy, the work and publications of the Council, the office in Berlin, and the latest news on the subject.

  • Wood in the Bioeconomy - Opportunities and Limits

    Wood in the Bioeconomy - Opportunities and Limits

    19.04.2016 - Wood is a valuable resource for the bioeconomy and could be used much more efficiently in Germany. This is apparent from an analysis published today by the Biocconomy Council. More

  • Global Agenda Adopted for Sustainable Bioeconomy

    Global Agenda Adopted for Sustainable Bioeconomy

    26.11.2015 - At the Global Bioeconomy Summit in Berlin, more than 850 participants from 82 nations set themselves the goal of increasing the involvement of the bioeconomy in sustainable development and the battle against climate change. More

  • First Global Summit on Bioeconomy and Sustainability

    First Global Summit on Bioeconomy and Sustainability

    25.11.2015 - The Global Bioeconomy Summit opened in Berlin today eight weeks after negotiations on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals in New York and just one week before the UN Climate Change Conference in Paris. More than 850 delegates from 82 countries have accepted the invitation extended by Germany's Bioeconomy Council to attend this first Global Bioeconomy Summit. More

Members of the Council

Publications

Global Bioeconomy Summit

Global Bioeconomy Summit 2015 Video

The Global Bioeconomy Summit was the first community building platform to discuss bioeconomy policies globally. For this purpose, the German Bioeconomy Council invited more than 850 leaders from policy, research, industry and civil society to Berlin.


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