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To the point - Climate catastrophe: Will we ever change our ways?

July 8, 2021

More extreme weather events with scorching temperatures, ferocious storms and tornados. Can we stop global warming? Are we willing to change the way we live? Guests: Claudia Kemfert (DIW), Petra Pinzler (Zeit), Anjali Ramakrishnan (MCC)

To The Point 08.07.2021 | Petra Pinzler
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Petra Pinzler, author and journalist with the weekly Die Zeit. She's convinced that: "We will change our ways. And life will be better!"   

To The Point 08.07.2021 | Claudia Kemfert
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Claudia Kemfert from the German Institute for Economic Research. She argues that: "Climate protection means freedom across the generations. A fossil-free life is not about going without. It's about living a fuller life."  

To The Point 08.07.2021 | Anjali Ramakrishnan
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Anjali Ramakrishnan, Mercator Institute in Berlin. And Anjali says that: "For the Global South, it's all about reconciling decarbonization with justice and poverty alleviation."