‘Climate change and climate adjustment’, ‘Sustainability and business administration’ or ‘World in Transition’: The Virtual Academy Sustainability (Virtuelle Akademie Nachhaltigkeit) offers free classes on the subject of sustainability on their website
Just before the annual World Food Day on October 16, two new reports were published, stating which factors critically affect the global food supply and what measures need to be taken to stop the world hunger.
In the winter semester 2012/2013, committed supporters of an Ecological-Social Market Economy are at work again and raise awareness through one to three-day long seminars – the University Days Eco-Social Market Economy and Sustainability.
Many supporters of the Global Marshall Plan Initiative have again spent a lot of effort on bringing it a further step forward. Events have been planned, ideas been spread and new projects been created.
The mass production of cocoa often goes hand in hand with exploitation and hardship – child labour, slavery and a lack of social security for the plantation workers are only some examples. In order to identify those responsible and eliminate these conditions, the value chain of chocolate needs to become transparent.