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Press Invitation: Helmut-Schmidt-Zukunftspreis

On May 15, 2024 Meredith Whittaker will receive the Helmut-Schmidt-Zukunftspreis  – We cordially invite representatives of the press to participate.


Planetary Commons

Fostering global cooperation to safeguard critical Earth system functions


Announcement “Black Feminism and the Polycrisis”

THE NEW INSTITUTE is proud to announce the launch of a pioneering program titled “Black Feminism and the Polycrisis: Configuring a Novel Solution Space Through Intersectional Methodology,” running until June 2024.


The New Hanse final report out now!

We are happy to announce the publication of our Blueprint: Governing Urban Data for the Public Interest


University of Bremen Wins the Urban Data Challenge

The University of Bremen convinced the jury with its innovative approach of developing an AI-powered analytics dashboard to improve cycling and micromobility in Hamburg.


The Reason to Act

Vanessa Nakate receives the Helmut-Schmidt-Zukunftspreis 2022.

  • Nakate started Fridays for Future in Uganda and became the voice of a continent.
  • Africa is least responsible and most affected by climate breakdown.
  • The prize is a collaboration of Bundeskanzler-Helmut-Schmidt-Stiftung, Die Zeit and THE NEW INSTITUTE.


On 28 June, the Helmut Schmidt Future Prize will be awarded in Hamburg - for innovative achievements in the fields of democracy, society and technology.

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