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


The Potsdam Research Cluster for Georisk Analysis, Environmental Change and Sustainability (PROGRESS; is a joint project of university and external organizations in the region of Potsdam-Berlin, which provides a new momentum in the international Geohazards-, Climate impact- and Governaceresearch and supplies an internationally visible platform for research and technology in addition to establishing education and training, as well as consulting. PROGRESS links the internationally recognized capabilities of the Potsdam Geo and Climate research using methods of modern politics and social and administrative sciences.

This interdisciplinary approach of the project will combine technological innovation in the Geo-monitoring of innovative communication and implementation strategies in information transfer of geographic and climate knowledge to decision makers. Here, the network will work closely with international partners from industry, government agencies and NGOs. PROGRESS is supported by nine leading institutions of the Geo- and Climate sciences and technology transfer: