About us


sustainable development and purpose economy

Ibugi is an academic institute based in Bonn that is academically affiliated to the Alanus University of Arts and Social Sciences and directed by Prof. Dr. Marcelo da Veiga. The Institute aims at exploring how humanities and the arts can stimulate creative thinking in adult education and leadership development, particularly with a view to finding creative solutions for a sustainable future. The activities of the Institute include an interdisciplinary Research Forum and PhD supervision in philosophy, education, social innovation as well as the management of the  Centre for Social Entrepreneurship Bonn (CESEB).  It develops and offers higher education programs and courses in cooperation with its partner organizations.  The institute has started its activities in August  2018.


  • Education and  sustainable development
  • Education and digitization
  • Education and consciousness studies


Dr. Fergus Anderson

Research Fellow

Dr. Anne Juhasz Liebermann

Associate Researcher

Martin Niehus

Academic Assistant