Dr. Britta Stöver graduated from Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn with a degree in economics, specialising in economic policy and econometrics. Between 2017 and 2020, she completed her doctorate on higher education policy issues at the Institute for Statistics at Leibniz University Hannover.
From 2007 to the end of 2016, she was responsible for economic and social issues in the areas of sector analysis, health and care, consumer behaviour and demographic change in the Economic and Social Affairs department of GWS. Since 2021, she has been working in the Energy and Climate department, focussing on climate change impacts and climate change adaptation as well as sustainability, and has been heading the department together with Christian Lutz since March 2022.
Her interests lie in applied modelling and the evaluation and visual processing of sustainability aspects in the economy, politics and the environment. She also designs dashboards with regional key figures for structural reporting for cities, municipalities, districts and regions in Germany.
Climate change impact and adaptation assessment