Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies Potsdam e.V. (IASS)

Berliner Strasse 130
14467 Potsdam
Phone +49 331 28822-300
Fax +49 331 28822-310
Mail: info(at)

Management Board (individually authorized to represent):
Prof. Dr. Mark Lawrence, Scientific Director

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

Support Code: 01US0902

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