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14.05.2019

ECF announces the establishment of an advisory council

The European Climate Foundation is pleased to announce the establishment of an advisory council— an illustrious group of leaders from government, academia, industry and civil society to provide ongoing advice to the CEO and ECF board on strategic directions and themes.

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20.12.2016

Laurence Tubiana appointed as CEO of the European Climate Foundation

December 20, 2016, The Hague – The European Climate Foundation today announced the appointment of Laurence Tubiana as Chief Executive Officer of the organisation, starting March 1st, 2017. Dr Tubiana will succeed Dr Johannes Meier who has held the position…

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01.06.2016

New foundation initiative to tackle climate protection in the transport sector

Agora Verkehrswende will deliver debates, scenarios and strategies for decarbonising the German transport sector by 2050. The initiative was officially launched on 1 July. In order to achieve the German climate protection goals following the Paris Climate Change Agreement, CO2…

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16.12.2015

The ECF welcomes the historic Paris Agreement

The historic accord agreed at the end of COP21 in Paris last weekend was a breakthrough moment in combating the worst ravages of man-made climate change to the benefit of humanity. The Paris Agreement lifted climate ambition in all of…

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17.02.2011

Johannes Meier appointed CEO of the European Climate Foundation

17 February 2011 – The
 European
 Climate Foundation, Europe’s 
leading 
philanthropic 
foundation
 dedicated
 to the 
mitigation 
of
 greenhouse
 gases, has 
appointed
 Johannes
 Meier
 as
 its 
new Chief Executive Officer, succeeding Jules
 Kortenhorst.

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14.04.2010

Launch of the Roadmap 2050 Project

14 April 2010 – Roadmap 2050 provides a practical, independent, and objective analysis of pathways to achieve a low-carbon economy in Europe, in line with the energy security, environmental, and economic goals of the European Union. An initiative of the…

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03.04.2008

European Climate Foundation, first European philanthropic charity fully dedicated to CO2 reduction

3 April 2008 – This week, the first philanthropic organisation solely dedicated to reducing CO2 in Europe – the European Climate Foundation (ECF) – was officially established. The foundation aims to be a powerful enabler for action on climate change…

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