Press inquiries about the International Climate Initiative (IKI)

Since 2022, the IKI has been under the leadership of the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action (BMWK). The funding program works closely with its founding ministry, the Federal Ministry for Environment Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer Protection (BMUV) and the Federal Foreign Office.

The program management, evaluations and technical assistance of the projects, as well as the management of IKI media and communication are supported by the IKI communications team at the Zukunft – Umwelt – Gesellschaft (ZUG) gGmbH.

IKI image material

Photos/image material, videos, graphics, publications and tables can be requested exclusively for editorial coverage of the IKI and its projects.

All media material of the IKI and its projects are protected by copyright and may not be reproduced, distributed or exhibited without prior consent of the IKI communications team and/or the respective rights holders. For press inquiries regarding image material, please contact directly. All other press enquiries can be directed exclusively to the above-mentioned press contact.

Contact for press inquiries

Federal Ministry for Economy and Climate Protection
Press Office
11019 Berlin

+49 30 18615 6121 or +49 30 18615 6131

Direct contact persons can be found on the website of the Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology:


For explicit enquiries about projects in the fields of natural climate protection, natural carbon sinks and biodiversity, please contact the Federal Ministry for the Environment directly

Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer Protection
Department P II 1 - Press
Stresemannstrasse 128 - 130
10117 Berlin

+49 30 18 305 2010 or +49 228 99 305 2010