News 11.12.2017

Register now for German Future Earth Summit 2018!

The 3rd German Future Earth Summit "From knowledge to action" (8/9 February 2018, Berlin) will provide an opportunity to network and exchange ideas during sessions, roundtables and research posts. Visit our conference website for registration and more information on

Parallel sessions will focus on Future Earth Knowledge Action Network topics such as

  • Shifting the paradigm - seeking alternative land management approaches for sustainable agriculture
  • SDGs and trade-offs --> nearly fully booked!
  • Challenges of the Water-Energy-Food Nexus --> nearly fully booked!
  • Reconnecting Economics and Finance to Earth
  • Transformative indicators and the transformation of work
  • Global responsibility and spillovers in achieving the SDGs

Parallel roundtable discussions/workshops "Managing expectations" will focus on topics such as

  • The role of social sciences and the humanities at the interface of environmental sciences and international political fora
  • Policy pathways for healthier, more equitable and more environmental sustainable lifestyles
  • Societal resilience and climate extremes
  • Town and country in the flow - creating sustainable climate landscapes
  • Measuring Global Impacts and Global Responsibility 
  • Beyond “speaking truth to power“? The implications of co-creation for research and policy advice

!New! Special Event: Networking meeting German Network of Early Career Scientists in Future Earth (7.2.2018, 16:00-18:00, Umweltforum Berlin).

!New! Research posts online now!