Events by track

Capitalism, health and social crisis

  Title Track Speakers
A001 Peace March from West to East
At the end of April, beginning of May 2023, Friends of Nature will hold a...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A005 Theories of Change and Conflict Escalation
How does change happen? How do we think change happens? How do we think that...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A012 From Health to Bigtech
The European Network for Corporate Research, ENCO for short, presents various...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A017 Should EU remain a battlefield of financial speculations?
Uneven growth and fierce competition between EU countries are factors that...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A020 Forced labour - forms, causes and measures
There are currently 25 million people in forced labour worldwide. But what...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A024 Let's talk about redistribution!
In Germany, the "top" ten percent in the wealth distribution own 62.1 percent...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A029 Defending housing - from practical resistance to housing policy strategy
Three workshops will take place on the theme Defending Housing - From...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A030 The Casa Comun Karlsruhe, 31.08.-08.09.2022
Presentation of the Casa Comun project, which critically accompanies the...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A031 Defending housing - from practical resistance to housing policy strategy
Three workshops will take place on the theme Defending Housing - From...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A032 Preconditions and success factors of housing movements - networking and opportunities for a system change
Three workshops will take place on the theme Defending Housing - From...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A033 Stop Amazon
Resistance to Amazon's expansion in Europe has been organising for several...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A047 Degrowth for the twentieth century : an ecological frame and a social perspective
As degrowth seems more and more the only option we have to come back to...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A053 2048 - Scenes from a World of Tomorrow
In a radio play, scenes from a world in 2048 are presented in which...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A059 Socialising. Strategies for a Democratic Economy
With the success of "Deutsche Wohnen und Co. expropriate" (DWe), there is a...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A062 Working Time Reduction for Europe?!
Working time reduction is a crucial part of the urgent socio-ecological...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A064 Cancelling Ukraine's Debt?
War means destruction and economic mayhem. The question of cancelling...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A065 The Argentinian People vs the IMF
Argentina has a long history of partial debt repayment. The current matter...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A068 The battle for health care
The health system in Germany has been transformed into a market since the...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A070 The European Union today - beyond neoliberalism?
Recently there have been important changes in the areas of monetary policy,...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A072 Social and Anti-Social Reforms in Europe
Neoliberal reforms are undermining acquired rights and the redistributive...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A075 Another Agenda. Abolish patents
The European Union, together with the US, was among the fiercest opponents of...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A077 From the North to the South of the planet: denouncing the illegitimate debts claimed from the working classes
Crises reinforce capitalism and deepen inequality. Household debt is a...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A083 For tax justice and an end to tax evasion
The workshop will focus on content analysis followed by a discussion on...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A086 Undocumented workers in Europe
The workshop will address the struggles for undocumented workers across Europe.
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A090 Digitalisation and the Reorganisation of Capitalism
Digitalisation has become one of the most widespread buzzwords of our time....
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A091 How socialist is China?
Opinions about the People's Republic of China differ widely. The workshop...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A094 China's New Silk Roads - An Opportunity for Developing Countries?
Does the Chinese government's planned expansion of transport infrastructure,...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A105 How can social movements respond to the new geopolitical situation?
Today’s world is totally different from the world we knew twenty years ago....
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A108 Where is alterglobalism more than twenty years after its emergence?
Today, humanity and the planet face great challenges. The anti-globalisation...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A112 Geopolitical confrontation instead of green transformation
None of the major global problems have been dealt with in the spirit of...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A114 Trade union internationalism - more than Sunday speeches?
Trade unions that are only organised in a national framework are reaching...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A116 Relocations and industrial counter-projects: an effective labour environmentalism ?
In this workshop, we will discuss the experiences of struggles in defense of...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A117 What strategy for international solidarity?
Why and how can we do international solidarity today? What links between...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A118 Fighting the multinationals, some examples of struggles
Never before have multinationals made so much profit, never before have they...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A128 Pandemics, patents and profits: where next in the fight against big pharma monopolies?
The pandemic has seen huge inequality in vaccine access thanks to a system...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A137 ESKALATION - A wild ride through activism!
You want to know which methods you can use to create publicity yourself and...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A138 Building utopias in the weeds of the financial system
We will get cosy with financial lingo and together begin to consider how we...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A143 Street theatre after Augusto Boal / Theatre of the Oppressed
There is a practical introduction to this form of street theatre with warm-up...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A151 The EU push to ‘complete the single market’ – strategies for reclaiming democratic space and protecting public services
Corporate lobby groups are demanding drastic new EU powers to ‘complete the...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
A160 "Resilence & Wellbeing" for more joyful activism and not burn out trying
In this workshop, we’ll work on how activism moves us, as well as the ways in...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
Education in Spain during the Pandemic. Positive effects and negative consequences
This is a workshop to analyse and examine our education system and the way...
Capitalism, health and social crisis
Role and possibilities of social movements in Africa
Social movements in African countries face particular difficulties....
Capitalism, health and social crisis

Civil liberties, democracy

  Title Track Speakers
A056 The unconditional basic income (BGE)
An unconditional basic income (BGE) would secure everyone's material...
Civil liberties, democracy
Crisis of democracy, new authoritarianism and emancipatory counter-strategies
Bourgeois democracy is in crisis in many places; authoritarian-populist,...
Civil liberties, democracy
E103_Banner, Masken, Schilder
No demo without banners, protest signs and masks of politicians, corporate...
Civil liberties, democracy
Europe at war
Faced with the invasion of Ukraine by the Russian army, movements of...
Civil liberties, democracy
Exchange of practices on civil disobedience
This workshop is aimed at different militant and activist groups and aims to...
Civil liberties, democracy
Feminist strike
For several years, trade unions and feminist associations have called for a...
Civil liberties, democracy
Fighting far-right ideas: a trade union struggle in education.
As trade unionists we have a privileged knowledge of the institution and its...
Civil liberties, democracy
Functioning and development of the European Union
The EU is very crucial to the daily lives of Europeans. This workshop...
Civil liberties, democracy
How to fight the tech giants and secure democracy in a digital age?
Building on the idea of data as commons and digital infrastructure as a...
Civil liberties, democracy
Introduction to Unarmed Civil Protection
The workshop will focus on Unarmed Civil Protection (UCP), an alternative...
Civil liberties, democracy
Latin American debates at the time of the return of the "lefts
While just a few years ago, so-called "progressive" governments were in deep...
Civil liberties, democracy
Linke Lernen Lachen - Leftists Learn Laughing - La Gauche Qui Rit
Especially in difficult times, social movements need a special, peaceful...
Civil liberties, democracy
No money for the military
No money for the military! No one should be forced against their conscience...
Civil liberties, democracy
No secure Europe, without a secure world
War is changing the security, human rights, social and ecological contexts...
Civil liberties, democracy
On the Future of the Social Forums - WSF and ESF
The World Social Forum, after its recent event in Mexico, is facing its...
Civil liberties, democracy
Solidarity with the resistance to the dictatorship in Syria
Who are the Syrian democrats, their organisations, their demands and their...
Civil liberties, democracy
The Poster as a Form of Protest Art
In the workshop, after viewing the exhibits, the participants will select...
Civil liberties, democracy
Unconditional Basic Income
As input for our workshop, we will talk about examples of national efforts to...
Civil liberties, democracy

Racism and migration

  Title Track Speakers
Argumentation training against slogans at the regulars' table
Against regulars' table slogans! It's that time again, the völkisch mob and...
Racism and migration
Cities in solidarity: Cities as places of refuge
Solidarity cities or "sanctuary cities" treat all people living in a city as...
Racism and migration
Fighting Islamophobia across Europe
Islamophobia is one of the most important examples of racism, stigmatisation...
Racism and migration
For a right to vote in local elections for all residents in Europe
The right to vote for all foreigners exists in 12 EU countries, and partially...
Racism and migration
Green Washing or Great Expropriation?
What makes the Great Reset so attractive to right-wingers as an enemy image?...
Racism and migration
International Rights Movements
Right-wing extremism is by no means limited to Germany or Europe. The...
Racism and migration
Racist Language in the Everyday Work of Migration Counselling
Together with the participants, we will take a closer look at the issue of...
Racism and migration
Regulars' Table Fighters' Seminar
Our workshops are designed to help us overcome the "moment of shock" when we...
Racism and migration
Stories of a leather bag
A leather bag gives insights into different stories from her industry. In...
Racism and migration
Thirty years after the end of apartheid - Lex ukrainensis and Europe. How could it come to this?
Thirty years after the end of apartheid, there are again first and second...
Racism and migration

Ecology and climate justice

  Title Track Speakers
B004 Mobility at stake in Europe - challenges of the climate crisis and social impacts in the aviation and shipping sectors
The transport sector is one of the main sources of greenhouse gas emissions....
Ecology and climate justice
B008 Fit for 55?
The programme proposed by the EU Commission will determine climate policy in...
Ecology and climate justice
B009 Struggles against the appropriation of water and the pollution of the aquatic environment by private companies in Europe
Several cases of water grabbing and water pollution in Europe by the bottled...
Ecology and climate justice
B018 How to organise the transport turnaround locally? Activities using the example of Frankfurt am Main
The drastic climate changes have also led to a different view of our traffic...
Ecology and climate justice
B022 Handbrake to stop climate collapse
What transformative strategies are there and how do they interact with each...
Ecology and climate justice
B025 The EU, the War and Climate Change
Under the catchword "strategic autonomy" the EU wants to play a big power...
Ecology and climate justice
B026 What next, climate movement?
In summer 2020 Fridays For Future and ver.di joined forces to fight for...
Ecology and climate justice
B037 Painting Utopia: When the Excavators Stop
How does civil society envision an environmentally and socially compatible...
Ecology and climate justice
B039 Benin, destruction of biodiversity and adaptation of agriculture to climate change
This workshop was born out of a desire to show that communities and society...
Ecology and climate justice
B040 ...because they shun the pillory
Commitment must be enjoyable and effective. Ethecon presents two awards...
Ecology and climate justice
B041 The Ecological Transition through the prism of the World of Work
The workshop is about how trade unions and workers deal with the challenges...
Ecology and climate justice
B046 Climate change from below
In this workshop you will learn how to start a citizens' referendum for more...
Ecology and climate justice
B048 Extractivism in Latin America
The "open veins" of Latin America continue to be plundered. The continent...
Ecology and climate justice
B052 Nuclear power, between climate, economic and geopolitical issues, a struggle that is more topical than ever
The ageing of power plants, the proliferation of radioactive waste, climate...
Ecology and climate justice
B054 The human right to a healthy environment
In October 2021, the United Nations Human Rights Council recognised for the...
Ecology and climate justice
B055 Blue Community
What is the Blue Community? This workshop will report on this project. An...
Ecology and climate justice
B058 How can a "just transition" succeed?
The workshop will present the research findings of the London Mining Network,...
Ecology and climate justice
B060 Lesson from mobilising farming communities on climate in Poland
WeMove Europe has run an on-the-ground project in Poland in collaboration...
Ecology and climate justice
B061 End Fossil: Occupy!
Students are striking. Institutions are failing. The fossil fuel industry is...
Ecology and climate justice
B079 Football and politics: World Cup as a game about image
Is football political or not? Qatar presents itself as "modern" and...
Ecology and climate justice
B080 Carbon Bombs
Carbon Bombs are fossil fuel projects that could emit over a gigaton of CO2....
Ecology and climate justice
B081 Fossil Free Zones
Fossil Free Zones are spaces that have gone "fossil free" by eliminating...
Ecology and climate justice
B084 Financing the ecological bifurcation
This workshop will focus on the financing of the ecological bifurcation,...
Ecology and climate justice
B085 Genetic engineering in nature conservation
Gene Drives - a form of genetic engineering - is set to become THE new tool...
Ecology and climate justice
B087 Climate of War and Peace
We will be guided through the various interactions between the climate crisis...
Ecology and climate justice
B088 Debt, finance and climate justice
This workshop will discuss how European social movements can come together to...
Ecology and climate justice
B089 EuroMemorandum: Peace, socio-ecological transformation, degrowth?
The event is a workshop to bring together activists and academics to discuss...
Ecology and climate justice
B096 How to stop the EU-Mercosur trade agreement
In 2019 the EU and the South American Mercosur countries announced an...
Ecology and climate justice
B109 Labour conflict and climate crisis
In this workshop, we will think together about how we can better involve...
Ecology and climate justice
B120 The Imperial Mode of Living: what is it, and how do we end it?
In "The Imperial Way of Life: Everyday Life and Ecological Crisis", Ulrich...
Ecology and climate justice
B122 Scientist Rebellion - From publications to public actions
What is the role of scientists, researchers and academics in the climate and...
Ecology and climate justice
B123 Strategy Meeting for COP27 and Beyond
Environmental degradation and climate change have evolved from marginal...
Ecology and climate justice
B132 Net zero and carbon offsets: pseudo-solutions in a neo-colonial tradition
Due to public pressure, companies are setting net-zero emissions targets to...
Ecology and climate justice
B134 Regulating finance for a fossil free future
Stopping the proliferation of fossil fuels means stopping the financing. EU...
Ecology and climate justice
B139 Zero by 2030
The shrinking 1.5-degree carbon budget leaves no doubt: we need to get off...
Ecology and climate justice
B140 Together for the socio-ecological transformation in the Rhineland
The socio-ecological transformation in the Rhineland needs support. How can...
Ecology and climate justice
B141 A just energy transition in Europe and Asia
What effect does the war in Ukraine have on one of the key points of the...
Ecology and climate justice
B142 Lützerath at the Garzweiler opencast lignite mine - focal point of the climate justice movement
The workshop is about the history of the emergence of the Lützerath focal...
Ecology and climate justice
B162 The Climate Crisis is a class struggle
We need to cut emissions, and we need to cut them quickly. We need structural...
Ecology and climate justice

Feminism and gender issues

  Title Track Speakers
Eco-feminism
The globalised capitalist system is both harmful to women's rights and to the...
Feminism and gender issues
Faced with the war in Ukraine, how do women resist and organize themselves?
The voice of feminists from Ukraine and Eastern European countries will allow...
Feminism and gender issues
Feminist economies and personal care services
Health, early childhood and loss of independence from a gender perspective...
Feminism and gender issues
Gendered lessons to be learned from the pandemic as levers for social and feminist transformation
How can the feminist analysis of the pandemic, through the "first of chores",...
Feminism and gender issues
Inclusive activist spaces
The platforms of social movements usually describe what kind of world they...
Feminism and gender issues
#MakingTheInvisibleVisible: Toolkit for Feminist Economics. A pedagogical proposal for secondary school teachers and students
We at Economistas sin Fronteras have developed a toolkit on feminist...
Feminism and gender issues
Sexual abuse among the intellectual disabled children
People with intellectual disability experience difficulty forming intimate...
Feminism and gender issues
Vision Workshop Gender Worlds
In our workshop, we open up the space for creative exploration of different...
Feminism and gender issues