adelphi research was founded 2001 in Berlin as a non-profit and independent
institution for applied environmental research and policy analysis. We analyze national and international
environmental, energy and climate policies and carry out research projects on environmental, development and social
Through lectures, publications and educational activities we provide a broad audience knowledge in the field of nature, environment and resource protection, and development cooperation. Newsletters on a variety of environmental and development issues, as well as information platforms and exhibitions complement this range of knowledge.
With our practical projects and concrete proposals for action adelphi research makes a significant contribution to promoting environmental and social development, poverty reduction, peace building, as well as economic, political and social participation in developing and emerging economies.
adelphi research is financed primarily from grants of public institutions and is recognized as a non-profit by the tax authorities I of Berlin, most recently according to a May 20 2010 authorization. adelphi supports the following non-profit purposes: promotion of science and research (§ 52 section 2 sentence 1 No. 1 AO), promotion of education (§ 52 section 2 sentence 1 No. 7 AO) and the promotion of environmental protection (§ 52 section 2 sentence 1 No. 8 AO). adelphi research is authorized to issue tax receipts for donations that are used according to the statutes.