Department Research Programme of the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Preservation, Construction and Nuclear Safety (BMUB)

Programme details

UFOPLAN (until 2014)

Department Research Programme of the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Preservation, Construction and Nuclear Safety (BMUB)
Ressortforschungsplan 2016 und Forschungsrahmen des Bundesministeriums für Umwelt, Naturschutz, Bau und Reaktorsicherheit
Germany
 
Programme type: Funding programme
Origin: National (Germany)
Duration: 2016 - 2017
  • Outline
  • Funding
  • Projects
  • Contact
Background & policy context: 

For implementing its policy goals, the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Preservation, Construction and Nuclear Safety (BMUB) requires scientifically well founded decision support and advice. For this purpose BMUB annually issues its Department Research Programme (unti 2014: Environmental Research Programme UFOPLAN).

Strategic Objectives: 

The strategic objectives of the annual programme is closely related to the prevailing policy objectives of BMUB and its subsidiary entities. These include:

Environmental protection
Nature preservation
Nuclear safety
Urban development and housing, and the
Future of construction

Programme organisation: 

The calls for tenders, participation or interest are issued by the subsidiary bodies of BMUB or, in exceptional cases, by BMUB directly via their websites. Subsidiary bodies are:

  • Federal Environment Agency (UBA)
  • Federal Agency for Nature Preservation (BfN)
  • Federal Agency for Nuclear Safety (BfS), and
  • Federal Agency for Building, Urban, and Spatial Development (BBSR)
Leading Institutions:

Public institution

Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Preservation, Construction and Nuclear Safety (BMUB)
Type of funding: 
Public (national/regional/local)
Programme funding arrangements and funding conditions: 

Funding of the planned project is subject to budget considerations; the funding of issued project within the current year of the programme is thus not guaranteed. Projects are assigned based on either

  • competitive public tenders
  • public participation competitions or
  • calls for interest
Total Budget: 
Unknown
Total number of projects: 

In 2016 around 350 projects were issues by the Department Research Programme across all strategic topic areas. Out of these, the topic area “Clean Air / Environmentally Friendly Technology / Sustainable Mobility / Noise Protection” contains 20 project outlines,

Projects covered: 

To be added

Contact Name: 
BMUB Ref. Z II 1 - Forschung
Contact Email: 
Organisation: 
Bundesministerium für Umwelt, Naturschutz, Bau und Reaktorsicherheit (BMUB)
Zipcode: 
11055
City: 
Berlin
Contact country: 
Germany