E-LEARNING

The world is going through a very difficult moment with the outbreak of the novel Coronavirus pandemic. It has shaken the world to its core and has changed our way of life in ways we could never imagine. Many companies, schools and other institutions are closed down to slow down or curb the infection rate,
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Rubbish to Rubies; Waste Management system In Germany, Lessons For Nigeria

“Old habits die hard”. It was a deep struggle for me conforming to waste sorting systems at home and at my office in Hamburg, Germany. Simply because it is not what I grew up doing in my country, Nigeria – we dump all waste together. Waste generation is an integral part of human existence; So
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GOODBYE SEXIST STEREOTYPES, HELLO GENDER EQUALITY

Women in daily life still have to deal with the “surprises” of stereotypes related to their weakness and that their main task is commonly reduced to the function of procreation and is less valuable than men. Such Stereotypes, especially in Asian countries, led to the signing of the “Asian and Pacific Ministerial Declaration on Advancing Gender
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CREATING VALUE FROM DISRUPTION

  Author: Isabel Salazar, ISA fellow 2019/20. What is disruption? I was trying to define my article’s title when this word came to my mind. Nowadays it is a word that you hear often in the business world: business disruption, disruptive innovation or creative disruption just to name a few, but what disruption really means?
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HOW TO AVOID BOREDOM WHILE SOCIAL DISTANCING?

In a time of self-isolation, one can easily fall into a boring repetitive routine. The chance of becoming anxious may be high giving the alarming news, the numbers that keep increasing every single day and the scary hashtags on social media. For someone who’s used to being active in online campaigns to raise awareness, it
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Start of the Aurubis SDG-workshop series

The 1st Aurubis SDG Workshop will take place in Hamburg/Wilhelmsburg.     “Are clean energies a key factor for environmental and climate protection?” Interactively and practically you will discuss with our experts the challenges we face both nationally and internationally. The workshop is available in English and German. Please register bindingly at makowka@wald.de as the
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Introduction of Terence Kibula Lukong

“I’m going to be part of ISA because I believe that we need a cleaner, healthier and sustainable energy resources for our world and especially my home country. My ISA experience will enable me promote and contribute to a more sustainable energy situation in my home country.” Terence Kibula Lukong is a mathematical engineer working
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Introduction of Assem Askarova

“I am going to take part in ISA because the biodiversity conservation of marine ecosystems is an integral and paramount task for the sustainable development of the world community and the well-being of future generations.” Assem Askarova from Kazakhstan is a marine ecology researcher(hydrobiologist). She has a Bachelor of Natural Sciences in Ecology and a
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Opening ceremony of the International Sustainability Academy (ISA) and award ceremony “Project Sustainability 2019” in the WÄLDERHAUS in Hamburg

ISA´s latest and most international project of the Schutzgemeinschaft Deutscher Wald Lv. Hamburg e.V., was officially opened with great success on 30 October 2019 by Metin Hakverdi, member of the German Bundestag (SPD). Rüdiger Kruse, Managing Director of SDW Hamburg, welcomed the guests from politics, science and business and guided them through the varied programme.
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Introduction of John Eduafo

“I am going to take part in ISA, because the positive change I want to see in the world starts with me.” John Eduafo is a social entrepreneur from Ghana. He is the CEO of the Authentic Ghana Tours and co-founder of a charity called ‘Be the Change Foundation’ in Ghana. The Authentic Ghana Tour
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