IRI THESys partners with institutions across Berlin and Brandenburg to ensure a high degree of cooperation and collaboration between researchers and disciplines. Through innovative and interdisciplinary projects and events, IRI THESys also connects with local and student-led initiatives at Humboldt University.
The Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) was founded in 1992 and is a member of the Leibniz Association. PIK researchers work closely together across disciplines to study global change impacts on environmental and social systems. They examine the Earth system’s capacity for withstanding human interventions and devise strategies for sustainable development. Interdisciplinarity is a distinctive characteristic of PIK research.
The Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO) is a leading research institute in the field of agricultural and rural development in transition economies of Europe and Asia. Research at IAMO addresses the key challenges in the fields of agriculture, value chains, rural livelihoods and the society, natural resource use, as well as policies and governance. The results of IAMO’s research are transferred to the various stakeholders in the policy arena, business and society and help to better inform decision makers at various levels.
The Leibniz-Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries (IGB) is an independent and interdisciplinary research centre dedicated to the creation, dissemination, and application of knowledge about freshwater ecosystems. It is structured in six departments (Ecohydrology, Ecosystem Research, Experimental Limnology, Biology and Ecology of Fishes, Ecophysiology and Aquaculture, Laboratory for Chemical Analytics and Biogeochemistry).
The Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research (ZALF) is an institution of the Leibniz Association whose mission is to explain causal relationships in agricultural landscapes and to provide society with a knowledge-base for the sustainable use of agricultural landscapes through interdisciplinary research. The centre is structured in three Research Areas (Landscape Functioning, Land Use and Governance, Landscape Research Synthesis) and two Research Platforms (Data, Models & Simulations).
Initiating – Linking – Transforming: The Nachhaltigkeitsbüro’s vision is a sustainable Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. As a student-driven sustainability office, the initiative coordinates projects for resource-conserving operations, education for sustainable development, student research for a sustainable university and society, and collaboration between active students, initiatives and the university. Be part of the movement!