Annual Report 2022

DWIH São Paulo is strengthening dialogue on sustainability issues such as green hydrogen and recycling.

Jochen Hellmann © Iris Maurer

“Brazil offers excellent conditions for cooperations”

Dr. Jochen Hellmann, Director of DWIH São Paulo, talks in an interview about the anniversary year 2022, the recent enormous increase in Brazil’s importance as a partner and Germany’s need to catch up in terms of its knowledge.


the DWIH São Paulo team © Felipe Mairowski

In focus: The work of DWIH São Paulo in 2022

In its tenth anniversary year, DWIH São Paulo offered new types of event and a powerful presence despite ongoing restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It also advanced virtual networking between actors from science and the private sector.


Simposio © Jeff Bastos
Spotlight DWIH São Paulo

Sustainable partnerships

In recent years DWIH São Paulo has helped build numerous networks and facilitated valuable contacts. One example of this important work is the involvement of the DWIH in the German-Brazilian Symposium for Sustainable Development, which took place for the tenth time in 2022.


Photovoltaik-Anlage in Brasilien © iStockphoto/Pedro Truffi

Five facts relating to the DWIH focus topic “Sustainable innovations”

Rain gardens, microparks and electric busses: when it comes to sustainable urban planning, Brazil is a pioneer, and the metropolitan region of São Paulo is leading the way.


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The DWIH São Paulo team

The people at the German Centre for Research and Innovation in São Paulo introduce themselves and their work.


Common Annual Report DWIH-Network

Curious about the other DWIH sites? Learn more about them and their activities in 2022!


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