Welcome to the Events page of MUNA+!

Here you can learn more about all the events that will come up in the following weeks and months and directly sign up for them. We are trying our best to keep you updated by announcing our upcoming events in our newsletter as well as on our social media channels. However, please do also feel free to check here what is up next – stay tuned!

UPCOMING EVENTS

MUNA+ Knowledge: “Supply Chain Act – Relevance for Social Justice and the Achievement of the SDGs”

Speaker: Lutz Becker (economist, dean for Sustainable Marketing & Leadership and head of the Business School for Business & Media at the Fresenius University of Applied Sciences)
Format:
presentation of basic information about the Supply Chain Act, playback of the interview with Mrs Esken on the topic and subsequent critical reflection with the speaker
(further questions from the audience are welcome!)

Date:
Monday, 5 July 2021, 4:00 pm (CEST)
Venue:
online via livestream on YouTube (link will be sent out after registration!)

We will continue our MUNA+ event series on the SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) – more details regarding the upcoming events will follow soon! We will keep you posted!

RECENT EVENTS

MUNA+ SDGs event series: “Rethinking Hospitality (SDGs #2, #12, #14 and #15)”

Speakers:
+    Olivia Meisner (M.Sc. International Management candidate at the International School of Management;         master thesis: „The Contribution of European Hotels towards Sustainability“)
+    Lorenzo De Corte (owner of the Dutch family-run hotel ReeHorst)

Format: 
presentation of the thesis findings, short keynote speeches, panel discussion with the speakers and subsequent discussion
Date:
Tuesday, 29 June 2021, 8:00 pm (CEST)
Venue:
online via Microsoft Teams
Underlying Sustainable Development Goals:

+    SDG #2 – Zero Hunger
+    SDG #12 – Responsible Consumption and Production
+    SDG #14 – Life below Water
+    SDG #15 – Life on Land


MUNA+ SDGs event series: “Ensuring Global Equality – The 2030 Agenda to „Leave No One Behind“ (SDG #10)”

Speaker: Gabriele Köhler (senior research associate to the UN Research Institute on Social Development, advisor and member of various (inter-)national panels, university lecturer)
Format:
keynote speech and subsequent discussion
Date:
Tuesday, 18 May 2021, 7:00 pm (CEST)
Venue:
online via Microsoft Teams
Underlying Sustainable Development Goal:
SDG #10 – Reduced Inequalities

MUNA+ SDGs event series: “International Supply Chains and Fair Labor (SDG #8)”

Speakers:
+  Uwe Kekeritz (member of the Bundestag, vice president on the Committee for Economic Cooperation and Development & spokesman for development policy of the parliamentary group BÜNDNIS 90/DIE GRÜNEN)
+  Ulrich Scharf (founder and managing director of SkillLab, a Dutch social enterprise that aims to turn skills into careers and recently won the Google AI Impact Challenge)

Format:
keynote speeches and subsequent discussion
Date:
Tuesday, 27 April 2021, 7:00 pm (CEST)
Venue:
online via Microsoft Teams
Underlying Sustainable Development Goal:
SDG #8 – Decent Work and Economic Growth

MUNA+ SDGs event series: “Quality Education – The Key to a Sustainable Future (SDG #4)”

Speakers:
+  Ottmar von Holtz (member of the Bundestag, president on the Subcommittee for Civilian Crisis Prevention, Conflict Management and Networked Action  & spokesman for civilian crisis prevention of the parliamentary group BÜNDNIS 90/DIE GRÜNEN)
+ Adrian Bravo Motino (activist at the
New Destiny Foundation, the largest non-profit organization in Honduras providing access to education for less fortune children)
Format: 
keynote speech, organization portrait and subsequent discussion
Date: 
Tuesday, 30 March 2021, 7:00 pm (CEST)
Venue:
online via Microsoft Teams
Underlying Sustainable Development Goal:
SDG #4 – Quality Education

MUNA+ Knowledge: „The United Nations in Germany“

Speaker: Harald Ganns (senior advisor to the United Nations, former ambassador in Niger, Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Namibia, Lesotho and South Africa)
Format:
keynote speech and subsequent discussion
Date:
Tuesday, 9 March 2021, 4:00 pm (CET)
Venue:
online via Microsoft Teams

MUNA+ Knowledge: “Sustainable Development Goals – The Introduction”

Speaker: Shervin Ghorbani (sustainability project manager & advisor from Italy)
Format:
keynote speech and subsequent discussion
Date:
Tuesday, 26 January 2021, 7:00 pm (CET)
Venue:
online via Microsoft Teams

MUNA+ SDGs Event Series: “Fighting Food Overproduction & Deriving Approaches for Responsible Consumption (SDG #12)”

Speakers:
+ Nico Hauser (regional manager at the non-profit association foodsharing e.V.)
+ Nicole Klaski (general manager of the Cologne-based organization THE GOOD FOOD)

Date:
Tuesday, 24 November 2020, 7:00 pm (CET)
Venue:
online via Microsoft Teams
Underlying Sustainable Development Goal:
SDG #12 – Responsible Consumption and Production