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Discourse evening with/for experts and audience

On July 13 at 7 pm in the Erlöserkirche (Wikingerufer 10, Berlin-Moabit, ner U-Bahn Turmstraße or Hansaplatz) there will be a discussion on this topic. After a short introduction by an excerpt from "Katope", a film by the Tanzanian filmmaker Walter Mzengi, Sabine Minninger, Erbin Dikongue, Till Groth - moderated by Ulrich Wünsch - will discuss.


How can it be that the main and causal polluters are hardly exposed to the consequences of climate change? How can it be that people in Africa suffer these multiple consequences all the more? Is this proportionate when Africa contributes a very small share of global climate-damaging greenhouse gas emissions, less than 4 percent, to a population of 1.34 billion? The European Union is the world's third largest emitter of CO2 emissions, accounting for 9.8 percent of global emissions, with a population of only 750 million. Germany alone currently emits 2 percent.


What needs to be done? What is fair? Why is it so difficult to share, to consume less? What should change, what should stay the same? Is there a historical debt? Who depends (now / in the future) on whom? Why should who help whom? What self-interests play a role? And what should be done, changed with regard to the African continent? What morals, what ethics should we still feel obliged to in a world of egoisms?

Perhaps this: "Act in such a way that the effects of your actions are compatible with the permanence of real human life on earth. Or, to put it negatively, act in such a way that the effects of your action are not destructive of the future possibility of such life." (Hans Jonas, The Ecological Imperative).
Additional information
Time and place: July 13 will be at 7 pm in the Heilandskirche (Thusnelda-Allee 1, 10555 Berlin-Moabit, directly at the U9, Turmstraße)
Participating artists
sabaa.education
yourartbeat