Founded in 2008 as Korea’s first not-for-profit organization, the Climate Change Center has been dedicated to a paradigm shift towards a low-carbon society. As a leading Korean civil society think-tank, the CCC informs and guides the government as well as business and youth leaders through green leadership programs and leading-edge sectoral policy research. The Climate Change Center serves also as the knowledge gateway and bridge-builder for international partnerships on Korean policy expertise, technologies, and multi-sectoral solutions for climate change and sustainability.
Climate change, food security, resource scarcity, sustainable energy, ageing population… VITO’s research agenda focuses on the major societal challenges we are facing today. The fields of expertise of VITO initiate a societal transition. That is why VITO combines sustainability and transition throughout its research programs, and is committed to maximize the valorization of VITO’s research results.
Green Asia Network (GAN) is an international non-governmental organization that seeks to bring people together to lead sustainable lives in harmony with nature. To achieve this, GAN developed the Sustainable Regional Development Model, which focuses on sustainable land management, local self-sufficiency, and community empowerment. GAN works with local communities and deploys technical expertise in agroforestry, land management, renewable energy, and community development to mitigate and adapt to climate change.