UBA celebrates 50 years of existence

50 years of the Federal Environment Agency, 50 years of commitment to people and the environment. Since the Federal Environment Agency (UBA) was founded in the 1970s, a lot has happened in terms of environmental and climate protection. Come and visit us, get to know the diverse topics of the UBA, the staff and the premises at the UBA headquarters in Dessau-Roßlau and celebrate with us!

We cordially invite you to take a look with us at the challenges, milestones, successes and failures of the past 50 years. At the anniversary celebration in Dessau, join the staff of the Federal Environment Agency for a look into the future with informative activities and stands for young and old and celebrate with us.

Are you curious about the topics and events that have moved us in recent years?
Visit our anniversary page – here you will find more about the entire history of our agency, original anecdotes from the years 1974 to 2024!

Anniversary celebration on 15.06.2024 from 10:00 -17:00


Opening by Environment Minister Steffi Lemke, Mayor of the City of Dessau, Robert Reck, UBA Vice-President Lilian Busse, UBA President Dirk Messner
Exciting interview with Minister President Reiner Haseloff, Environment Minister Steffi Lemke, UBA President Dirk Messner, UBA Vice-President Lilian Busse and Mayor Robert Reck
Over 50 information stands and hands-on activities for young and old by our experts
Music from the UBA Band, the Hot Staff Brass Band, Port Royal and the UBA Choir
Guided tours of the UBA extension building and the UBA noise laboratory
Improvisational theater and lectures in the lecture hall
Over 10 associations from the region with informative stands and program
Care and Repair: defective textiles can be repaired by hand and with a sewing machine under supervision on 15.06. You are welcome to bring along your defective textiles!

Source: https://www.umweltbundesamt.de/service/termine/uba-jubilaeumsfest-zu-50-jaehrigem-bestehen 13.06.2024