The project team is therefore cooperating closely with various think tanks and government-affiliated organisations on climate-friendly and environmentally responsible urban development.
Once your membership application has been processed you will receive the DGNB member certificate as a confirmation of your DGNB membership.
The German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB) and the Chinese Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development (Mo HURD) are jointly responsible for realising activities under the partnership.
In November 2015, Federal Environment Minister Barbara Hendricks and China's Minister of Housing and Urban-Rural Development Chen Zhenggao signed a joint declaration of intent, forming the basis of the project.
This empowers them to plan, optimise and implement measures to reduce CO2 and other emissions in their areas of responsibility.
The empirical experience from Chinese and German cities generated through the study and exchange formats is incorporated into recommendations for action by policy-makers at national level in China and Germany.