Working Green: Labour and Sustainability in the 21st Century


Do green jobs fulfill the standards of decent jobs? And can green jobs help to achieve sustainable and socially equitable societies all over the world? Together with forerunners, pioneers of thought and trade unionists, we want to discuss whether green jobs can be a part of a sustainable development path.

Guests: Nina Netzer, International Energy and Climate Policy at FES; Dr Vandana Shiva (tbc), Indian Physicist and Environmental Activist & Alternative Nobel Prize Laureate; Dr Angelika Zahrnt, Chair of BUND (tbc)




The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) was founded in 1925 as a political legacy of Germany's first democratically elected president, Friedrich Ebert.

The Social Democrat Friedrich Ebert - from simple craftsmen ascended to the highest office - suggested in the light of their own experience in the political debate on the establishment of a foundation with the following objectives:




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