Anne Warchold


Anne Warchold completed her master's degree in sustainability management at the Leipzig Universität. Further, she has a bachelor's degree in environmental management and energy economics.

In 2019, she began working as a scientist for sustainable development and transformations at PIK. Her work focuses on analyzing the interactions among the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and their linkages to other topics such as inequalities, cities, and food security, among others. She is currently identifying the interactions between the SDGs and the bioeconomy in Europe in the BIOCLIMAPATH project.


Working Group


Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
P.O. Box 60 12 03
14412 Potsdam



10/2015 – 03/2019          M.Sc. Management Science: Environmental Planning, Engineering and Management (Universität Leipzig)

10/2012 – 09/2015          B.Sc. Business and Economics: Environmental and Energy Management (TU Dresden)

Work experience in research

04/2018 – 06/2019          Research Assistant at PIK, RD II, CCD: SUSFOOD

10/2018 – 03/2019          Student Research Assistant at PIK, RD II, CCD: SUSFOOD

10/2017 – 03/2018          Research Intern at PIK, RD II, CCD: SUSA

Warchold, A., Pradhan, P., Thapa, P., Putra, M. P. I. F., & Kropp, J. P. (2022). Building a unified sustainable development goal database: Why does sustainable development goal data selection matter? Sustainable Development.

Pradhan, P., van Vuuren, D., Wicke, B., Bogers, M., Hickmann, T., Kalfagianni, A., Leininger, J., di Lucia, L., van Soest, H., Warchold, A., & Zimm, C. (2022). Methods for Analysing Steering Effects of Global Goals. In The Political Impact of the Sustainable Development Goals (pp. 172–203). Cambridge University Press.

Anderson, C. C., Denich, M., Warchold, A., Kropp, J. P., & Pradhan, P. (2022). A systems model of SDG targets influence on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Sustainability Science, 17(4), 1459–1472.

Warchold, A., Pradhan, P., & Kropp, J. P. (2020). Variations in sustainable development goal interactions: Population, regional, and income disaggregation. Sustainable Development, 1–15.

Kroll, C., Warchold, A., & Pradhan, P. (2019). Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): Are we successful in turning trade-offs into synergies? Palgrave Communications, 5(1), 140.

BIOCLIMAPATHS - Assessing climate-led social-ecological impacts and opportunities for resilience pathways in the EU bioeconomy (2019 - 2021)

SusFood - Sustainable Food Systems under Climate Change in South Asia (2017 - 2019)