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Profile of registrant


Identification number in the register: 96427979956-77
Registration date: 22/10/12 15:11:17

The information on this organisation was last modified on 08/10/14 16:04:15
The date of the last annual update was 08/10/14 16:04:15

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Acronym: WEED
Legal status: registered non-for-profit association
Website address:


Section: III - Non-governmental organisations
and more precisely: Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Peter Wahl
Position: chairman of the board

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Markus Henn
Position: project officer

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 60 Eldenaer Straße 
Berlin 10247
Telephone number: (+30) 27582163
Fax number: (+30) 27596928
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: WEED was founded in 1990 to boost lobby and advocacy activities in Germany on issues surrounding global poverty alleviation and international environmental problems. WEED campaigns for a broad correction in international economic and development policies that would put social justice and economic sustainability in the centre of international policy-making.

Its our aim to create more awareness in this respect and develop and implement concrete political alternatives.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • sub-national
  • national
  • European
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 4
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

1. Financial Market Regulation (MiFID, EMIR, FTT, Banking Union, ELTIF, AMLD);
2. Trade and Investment Policy (TTIP, CETA, TiSA);
3. Sustainable Production and Procurement Policy (Procurement Directive)

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Taxation
  • Trade


Total number of members that are natural persons: 250
Number of member organisations:
Member organisations (Number of members) :
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):

Complementary information:


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 12/2013
Total budget: 268,506
of which public financing: 80,123
- from European sources:
- Procurement:
- Grants: 51,309
- from national sources:
- from local/regional sources: 28,814
from other sources: 188,383
- donations: 142,658
- contributions from members: 23,676
Sale of brochures, Re-Imbursement of sick leave, interest, fees : 22,049
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.