The German Federal Association for Sustainability is a registered association and has been founded by people from the heart of society in the tercentennial of the German term “Nachhaltigkeit” on the arbor day April 25th, 2013. The operations of the German Federal Association for Sustainability (short: GFAS) are led by an executive committee. This is supported by a board of trustees and four advisory boards.
Once a year, on April 25th, the German Federal Association for Sustainability awards the sustainability award “Federal Band for Sustainability” in four categories.
The 4 advisory boards are
- the Parliamentary Advisory Board,
- the Scientific Advisory Board,
- the Artistic Advisory Board and
- the Economic Advisory Board.