Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research
The Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) is one of the leading research institutions and part of a global network of scientific and academic institutions working on questions of global environmental change. PIK plays an active role in activities such as the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). The European Commission, the Federal Government of Germany and a number of other governments, international organizations like the World Bank benefit from the institute´s expertise. Through institutions like Climate-KIC the institute is also in continuous exchange with the business community.