1. Name, registered office, address and year of incorporation
Open Knowledge Foundation Germany e.V.
Register of associations:
Register of associations no.: VR 30468 B
The Open Knowledge Foundation Deutschland e.V. was founded in 2011.
2. Complete statutes as well as information on the organisational goals
The statutes of the Open Knowledge Foundation Deutschland e.V. can be found here.
3. Information on tax relief
Our work is exempt from corporation tax pursuant to § 5 para. 1 no. 9 of the Corporation Tax Act and from trade tax pursuant to § 3 no. 6 of the Trade Tax Act due to the promotion of science and research as well as the promotion of popular and vocational education as well as student assistance pursuant to the last exemption notice received by us from the Tax Office for Corporations I, Berlin dated 20.04.2018.
A current extract from the register of associations of 2018 can be found here.
4. Name and function of essential decision makers
At the last general meeting Andreas Pawelke was elected chairman of the board, Lucy Chambers deputy chairman and Kristina Klein treasurer. Another board member is Daniel Dietrich. Since June 2017 Nadine Evers has been managing director of the association.
On 29.03.2017 Paula Grünwald was elected Ethics Officer. Questions regarding ethics and the code of conduct can be directed to email@example.com .
Data protection officer
Our external data protection officer is Beata-Konstanze Hubrig from Rechtsanwaltskanzlei Hubrig.
5. Annual report
6. Personnel structure
Team members 2017
Anna Alberts, Sarina Balkenhausen, Oliver Berg, Jessica Binsch, Rebecca Buchholz, Nadine Evers, Paula Grünwald, Adriana Groh, Helene Hahn, Jasmin Helm, Kristina Klein, Julia Kloiber, Martin Koll, Fiona Krakenbürger, Juliane Krüger, John Langlo, Elisabeth Lindiger, Matthias Löwe, Mara Mendes, Moritz Neujeffski, Markus Neuschäfer, Walter Palmetshofer, Knut Perseke, Michael Peters, Lea Pfau, Sina Pietschmann, Maria Reimer, Andrej Sandorf, Lea Schubert, Marta Schulz, Claudia Schwegmann, Bela Seeger, Sebastian Seitz, Arne Semsrott, Nadine Stammen, Maximiian Voigt, Eileen Wagner, Stefan Wehrmeyer, Juliane Wessalowski, Saadya Windauer, Leonard Wolf, Tanja Zagel, Edgar Zanella Alvarenga, Johanna zum Felde
7. & 8. Information on source & use of funds
9. Coroporate solidarity with third parties
There is a Memorandum of Understanding with Open Knowledge International.
Neither private nor legal persons hold shares in our association. This would not be possible. There is no membership in any other organisation, we are not legally affiliated with any organisation, and hold no shares in any other organisation.
10. Names of legal entities whose annual payments account for more than 10% of the total annual budget.
Funding from the Federal Ministry for Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth to finance the Democracy Labs accounts for 32.1% of the total annual budget for 2017.
Funding from the Federal Ministry of Education and Research to finance the Prototype Fund accounts for 17.7% of the total annual budget for 2017.