Desert2Eden: Let’s restore and develop degraded land in arid regions—and meet the sustainable development goals at the same time!

Christian Berg is Professor for Sustainability and Global Change at Clausthal University of Technology, Germany. In his blog post he explains the difficulties to meet the goals for a sustainable development and presents a new option to master these goals. By using the currently unused potential of deserts, based on his program Deserts2Eden.

Towards Inclusive Growth

Economic growth in the past decades has been accompanied by increasing inequality in incomes and opportunities. Dennis Görlich, Managing Director of the Global Economic Symposium, discusses the idea of socially inclusive growth to overcome these inequalities and their related challenges.