The statutes were adopted at the founding meeting on 18 April 2009 in Berlin. The current version was adopted at a special general meeting on 2 July 2011.

The Board

(appointed on 14 November 2015)

Dr. Rainer Nickel (CEO)
Alexander Tischbirek (Deputy Chairman)
Simone Wiegratz (Treasurer)

Cash auditor:


Michael Kargus †

Micha has passed over to a place where the living can't go. We mourn him from the bottom of our hearts.




The General Equal Treatment (AGG) requires that organisations seeking to support individuals in court have at least 75 members. Currently, BUG has over 90 individual members. These are people who deal with the issue of discrimination from a legal or scientific perspective, or are potentially at risk for discrimination.

Der Paritätische – Our umbrella association
BUG is a member of the Joint Welfare Association.

© Büro zur Umsetzung von Gleichbehandlung e.V. 2011