globalization


Come from another planet

What if you come from another planet?

Imagine you were born in France, but soon after your birth your family moved to Kenya where you grew up visiting an American school. After graduating from high school in Nairobi, you moved to the USA to study Business. Right now, you are working for an international company in China […]


50-50

Brexit: How our societies arrived at 50-50

When Alexander Betts talked about how Europeans could help refugees help themselves at TEDxVienna’s What if – conference last year, he did not know yet that his home country would vote to leave the European Union a few months later. And he certainly didn’t know he would hold another talk, this time […]


Are globalization and sustainability mutually exclusive?

Globalization is frequently seen as defining current developments in economy, politics and cultures, but lately it seems to have become a dirty word. When lifting the cloak of negativity, however, it becomes apparent that it remains our choice what to make of it – and how we can apply it […]