A day at a fair all about sustainability – can you imagine a more exciting event for a Saturday afternoon?
Category Archives: Sustainable Development Goals
Shaping a Greener Tomorrow: A Fair all about Sustainability
Are you curious about finding out what the concept of sustainability entails at your home, your workplace or in the public sphere? Find out more about the Green World Tour Fair!
Between soil and water: Peatlands and their importance for the climate
Growing up in a peatland region in North Germany, I find mires and wetlands beautiful and unique. We often used to go for a walk in the mire and were fascinated by the various shades of colours and variety of plants. Of course, we carefully watched our way, because going astray may be a lifeContinue reading “Between soil and water: Peatlands and their importance for the climate”
20 years ahead – Sustainable Fashion by Joanna Żeleźnik
Sustainability and fashion can go hand in hand, proved Joanna Żeleźnik, a Polish fashion designer who created a collection for her graduation solely with fabrics which are not harmful to the environment and second-hand materials.
3 interesting projects to tackle societal issues caused by the COVID-19 pandemic
Anyone who seeks help in your neighbourhood? Find it out via the newly created website http://www.coronahelfer.eu which was developed in the frame of the German government´s hackathon #wirvsvirus from 20 to 22 March 2020. The platform protects vulnerable people and supports those who work in the health sector or other endangered sectors. It builds uponContinue reading “3 interesting projects to tackle societal issues caused by the COVID-19 pandemic”
Hackathon #wirvsvirus by the German government shows highly creative potential in Europe
What the heck is a hackathon? It is an event where technology enthusiasts come together and create digital solutions. Read the article if you want to know more about the latest German government’s hackathon #wirvsvirus and its results.
Global, entrepreneurial and creative minds unite during the UN Global Festival of Action
For me, the festival was all about the people I met. Over the course of three days, the UN Global Festival of Action for Sustainable Development took place in Bonn, a platform for activists with a global mindset striving for a better future. Initiating changes in their communities, the young leaders bring the 17 SustainableContinue reading “Global, entrepreneurial and creative minds unite during the UN Global Festival of Action”
How did the role of Companies in Society change over years?
In Summer 2016, I participated at the CBS Summer University Programme in Copenhagen enjoying the lectures “Psychology and Decision-Making” and “Business and Society” over the course of six weeks. I met students from everywhere and learned in short everything related to business, human rights and sustainability. To finalise the courses, we were required to writeContinue reading “How did the role of Companies in Society change over years?”
Corporate Social Responsibility and Globalisation
Globalisation in the world leads to businesses operating on an international scale with the ultimate goal of having a global economy. Especially multinational companies expend their capabilities to other countries to reduce carbon footprint, manufacturing oversea and opening satellite operations in other countries. It offers the opportunity for companies in developing countries to gain marketContinue reading “Corporate Social Responsibility and Globalisation”