A partnership between

EUROPARC Germany e.V


Michael Succow Foundation


Eberswalde University for Sustainable Development

‘To me biosphere reserves present the most developed and modern concept to conserve nature and at the same time ensure the survival of humanity. Therefore, it is important to me that biosphere reserves get well-deserved attention nationally and internationally. That is what we aim to contribute with biosphere.center.’ (Prof. em. Dr. Michael Succow)

About Us

About Us

The biosphere.center devotes itself to systematically
and comprehensively support the development of biosphere reserves on a
global scale.


Biosphere reserves are model regions and learning sites for the sustainable development of people with and as part of the environment. The global network of UNESCO biosphere reserves and the Man and biosphere program offer great potential for implementing the idea of sustainability. The guiding principle of the strategic partnership is to set up and operate a competence center. The Center pursues with ist activities the following goals:
(more …)


The partnership between EUROPARC Germany, the Michael-Succow Foundation and the Eberswalde University of Sustainable Science covers a wide spectrum of knowledge and experience and creates an ideal basis for innovative strategies to support and develop biosphere reserves.
profile of partners
(more …)

Experience of partners

The partners support biosphere reserves on different levels and in a complementary manner:
(more …)



Here we present some of our project activities with model character

(Deutsch) Laufende Projekte
(Deutsch) Entwicklung des “Indawgyi Lake” UNESCO Biosphärenreservats | Myanmar
Nachhaltige Landnutzung / Partizipation
(Deutsch) Biosphärenreservate für wasser- und ressourceneffiziente Regionalentwicklung | Ägypten
angewandte Forschung / Nachhaltige Landnutzung
Transboundary cooperation for ecosystem-based sustainable development as contribution to conflict prevention in Eastern Europe
Adaptives Management / Bildung von Netzwerken
(Deutsch) Abgeschlossene Projekte
Great Altay Transboundary Biosphere Reserve
Adaptives Management / Bildung von Netzwerken / Partizipation
Management concept for the Carpathian Biosphere Reserve, Ukraine
Adaptives Management / angewandte Forschung / Bildung von Netzwerken
Korean Baekdu-daegan conservation, education for nature conservation, and empowerment of civil society
Adaptives Management
Unterstützung bei Neuausweisung des Lake Tana BRs, Äthiopien
Bildung für nachhaltige Entwicklung / Nachhaltige Landnutzung / Partizipation
Anpassung an den Klimawandel von Gemeinden im Dena Biosphärenreservat | Iran
Bildung für nachhaltige Entwicklung / Klimaanpassung / Nachhaltige Landnutzung / Partizipation
Long-Term Ecosystem Monitoring
Brandenburg / Flusslandschaft / Monitoring

Unsere Projekte sind gefördert durch:

Latest News

The biosphere.center is active around the globe