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Lecture: Our Climate and the Global Responsibility of Universities (EN)

Jun 10, 2024 | 04:30 PM s.t. – 06:00 PM

For all interested parties. Registration required.

Organizer: Division of International Affairs / Center for International Cooperation

Venue: Lecture Hall A, Henry Ford Building of Freie Universität Berlin, Garystr. 35, 14195 Berlin

Registration required.

Keynote by Dr. Stefanie Kaboth-Bahr followed by Q&A with the audience.

In the face of escalating climate crises, universities stand as pivotal actors with a unique global responsibility. This talk delves into the imperative for universities to spearhead climate action, not merely as educational institutions, but as drivers of innovation, policy advocacy, and community engagement. By leveraging their academic prowess, research capabilities, and institutional influence, universities can catalyze systemic change and inspire a generation of leaders committed to sustainable practices. From carbon neutrality initiatives to interdisciplinary research collaborations, this discussion explores the multifaceted role of universities in mitigating climate change and fostering a resilient, equitable future for all.  Read more…


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