Aug 2010	GeoGovernance ist zentrales Element Im Antrag zur Exzellenzinitiative

Geogovernance is a central element in the application for the Excellence Initiative.       > read more

Sep 2010	Beim Schiffbauergasse-Fest wird Wissenschaft zum Anfassen präsentiert

Sep 2010: At the "Schiffbauergasse"-festival science is presented to be touched      > read more

29.10.2010: PCPM Climate Breakfast with Prof. Bierbaum         > read more

Apr 2010	Geo- und Klimawissenschaften im Auswärtigen Amt

Apr 2010: Earth and Environmental Sciences in the Federal Foreign Office.

Feb 2010	PROGRESS startet mit Kickoff-Meeting

Feb 2010: PROGRESS started with Kickoff-Meeting.        > read more

Postgraduate course "Master of Public Management/GeoGovernance"

On the basis of the postgraduate program the MPM-specialization „Geogovernance“ will be implemented in the „Master of Public Management (MPM)“ program starting October 2011. The MPM / GeoGovernance course is a 12-month postgraduate course that provides a science-based additional qualification to professionals and decision makers. The candidates will be able to apply the complex interacting system of natural processes of change and into critical social and political-administrative processes and assess and perform leadership skill in a rapidly changing and globalized environment. For more information visit:

Undergraduate course "Master of Public Management/GeoGovernance"

Starting in the winter term of 2011/2012 a consecutive two-year master's program will be offered to the graduates of the political and geo-bachelor-degree programs at the University of Potsdam, which will enable them continue their studies at a higher master's level. Central focus will be the development of a wide range of skills for solution oriented and theoretical treatment of natural hazards and climate change as well as political control of such problems.