… is a charity working to connect NGOs, business, public institutions and members of the public and raise awareness on eco-social topics, motivating people to act on the pressing problems of our times.
… is an initiative to bring the international divestment discussion to Austria. Following a press conference and a panel discussion at EARTHtalks in May, a study is being conducted to assess the level of “fossil exposure” in Austria, with a further public event planned in Autumn.
“I think that to be an ecologist is to love life. It may seem a little naive and utopian, but I think we need more love. And that is why I tell you, I love you!”
Photographer, journalist und activist
“The EARTHtalks are the highlight of the year – it’s a rare combination of cutting-edge thinking and emergent names, ideas and action. Attracting in a diverse mix of people, this is one event not be missed.”
Barrister and author of Eradicating Ecocide
“We don’t need to protect the climate. We don’t need to protect the environment. We need to protect ourselves. Things will only change when we realise, that we are part of something much bigger.”
Actor, comedian, environmental activist
“EARTHtalks bring together emerging thinking on planetary issues with deep consideration of humanity’s best capacities and the choices available to us. It’s a powerful, inspiring combination.”
Author and founder of worldchanging.com
“Every year you really do fantastic work. If there was something like a nobel prize for idealism, Greenpeace would nominate you for it!”
CEO Greenpeace Central and Eastern Europe