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CO2 carbonation as a pathway for a sustainable cement industry?

The European Green Deal is targeting to “decarbonise and modernise” energy intensive industries including the cement sector. As a major contributor to climate change, the cement industry is responsible for approx. 7% of all global anthropogenic emissions and 18% of the emissions covered by the EU Emissions Trading Scheme. Since more than half of the materials that humans use on earth are “cementitious” – including concrete, cement and other building materials – it is currently difficult to imagine a life without cement. On the contrary, an increasing use can be expected. Therefore, the need for sustainable pathways in the production of such materials is growing.

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Berlin Science Week 2

Re-Using CO2? From Whether to How

The CO2nsisten Team is happy to present its research activity on CO2 utilization technologies and related assessment methodologies. The project, funded for three years, is financed by the Global CO2 Initiative and the EIT Climate-KIC. The team will describe the dual character of its work: investigating disciplinary aspects such as how to properly evaluate CCU technologies (techno-economic and Life Cycle assessments), while having also a relevant focus on informing and supporting decision- and policy-makers.

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Berlin Science Week

Unveiling the Connections of a Complex World: How Can we Make our Societies More Resilient in Times of a Pandemic?

It’s about way more than a vaccine: scientific responses for building resilience and supporting health and sustainability in the wake of COVID-19.

The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted economic and social life across the globe, causing over 800,000 deaths worldwide so far. The pandemic and our responses to it raise fundamental questions about sustainability: how can we redesign our health, social, and economic systems to be resilient in the face of eminent crises? How can we make our societies more resilient to cope with severe threats?

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THE 3RD KLASICA TAIPEI SYMPOSIUM: Digital Narratives in the Quest for Sustainable Futures

The international Knowledge, Learning, And Societal Change research Alliance (KLASICA) is very pleased to announce the dates and theme of the third KLASICA Taipei symposium. We very cordially invite researchers, policy makers, community activists, and practitioners, who are concerned with societal transformations to sustainable futures in accord with the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), to join us in this exciting and important symposium.

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Virtueller Kongress

Sanssouci Dialoge – Gärten inmitten der heutigen Gesellschaft

Am 15. und 16. Oktober 2020 richtet die Stiftung Preußische Schlösser und Gärten Berlin-Brandenburg (SPSG) die Konferenz „Historische Gärten und Gesellschaft. Kultur – Natur – Verantwortung“ aus. Die von der Deutschen Bundesstiftung Umwelt (DBU) geförderte Veranstaltung findet im Orangerieschloss im Potsdamer Park Sanssouci statt. Im Mittelpunkt stehen Themen- und Fragestellungen, zu denen in den vergangenen zwei Jahren geforscht wurde und die im Austausch mit dem Potsdamer Institut für transformative Nachhaltigkeitsforschung (IASS) weiterentwickelt werden konnten.

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Third Global Sustainability Strategy Forum - final Event: Sustainability, the Covid Crisis and the role and responsibility of Science

The current Covid Pandemic brings to the fore the urgent need to address sustainability as a global, complex, systemic and societal problem. The Forum will focus on the responsibility of scientific institutions and administrations in the context of the pandemic to address the sustainability issue. We will specify the role of scientific institutions (such as universities and science academies) in facilitating the access and usability of sustainability knowledge for business communities, policymakers and the civil society.

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