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State of emergency, Our presence from AZ

World out of joint

Issue 78 - November | December 2018
Fred Luks, head of the Competence Center for Sustainability at the Vienna University of Economics and Business, presents a sober view of the present in his latest work - packed ...

Unlocking Africa's business potential

Africa on the radar

Issue 88 - Fall 2020
In his book, Landry Signé promotes the economic opportunities on the African continent, which far too many international companies still do not ...

Grand Transitions

Explaining the world

Issue 92 - Fall 2021
Vaclav Smil shows how mankind made the transition from traditional agricultural societies to modern civilization.

Germany and the world 2030

future issues

Issue 78 - November | December 2018
What does it mean for Europe if the African population doubles to 2050? What happens to coastal regions when sea levels rise? When will China ...

More from less

Song of praise to Tech

Issue 84 - November | December 2019
An optimistic view of the relationship between economic growth and sustainability raises Andrew McAfee, an economist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, in his new ...

CSR and climate change

Climate opportunities

Issue 87 - summer 2020
What risks do companies face due to climate change and what potential could arise from a company's perspective through climate-friendly transformation? Andrea Sihn-Weber, Managing Director ...

How we made it in Africa

Success stories

Issue 80 - March | April 2019
If you want to get an insight into the business opportunities of our neighboring continent based on exciting success stories, you will find it in "How we made it in Africa". Author Jaco ...

The World - A Brief Introduction

Understand the world

Issue 87 - summer 2020
The corona crisis impressively shows global networking. Richard Haass, a former American top diplomat, wants to counter possible confusion with his new work and to create a "global ...

How I learned to understand the world

Lord of the facts

Issue 83 - September | October 2019
The physician Hans Rosling was among others for his bestseller "Factfulness", which pleads in times of fake news and hysteria for a fact-based worldview, ...

The moment of lift

Girl Power

Issue 82 - July | August 2019
With her foundation, Melinda and Bill Gates are among the largest private donors in the world. About her encounters and experiences in the context of her international ...