IASS Potsdam

Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies e.V.

Berliner Strasse 130

D-14467 Potsdam

Phone +49 331-288223-00

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Mail: info(at)

Managing Scientific Director:

Prof. Dr. Mark Lawrence

Court at which the Institute is registered: Amtsgericht Potsdam
Register Number: VR 7365 P

Support Code: 01US0902


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Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies e.V.,
Angela Borowski and Max Behr


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