Heinrich Boll Stiftung

Founding Year: 1997

Staff: 200

Budget: €66m (2018)

Ellen Ueberschär and Barbara Unmüßig (Presidents)

Heinrich Boll Stiftung is the German Green Party’s political foundation. It is a Green think tank, a laboratory where reform proposals are being tested and an international network with 30 offices worldwide, which cooperates with 200 partners in 60 countries. It’s “main tenets are ecology and sustainability, democracy and human rights, self-determination and justice”, with the foundation’s issue areas including; social participation, ecological transformation, the future of democracy, international divisions, and work worldwide.


Heinrich Boll Stiftung contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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