FOTO MATINEE “Climate Change” with Margit Miosga and guests
In our new event format FOTO MATINEE, journalist Margit Miosga, rbb-Kulturradio, discusses with her guests, the climate activists Niklas Schinerl, Greenpeace, and Svenja Kannt, Fridays for Future, the background of our current exhibition Greenpeace Photo Award.
Margit Miosga is an author, radio journalist and editor. Since 1979 she has been working in Berlin, where she mainly works for radio, among others in the editorial department of the ZEITPUNKTE of rbb-Kulturradio.
Niklas Schinerl has been working for Greenpeace since 2007. He worked first in Austria as well as Central and Eastern Europe on the issue of nuclear phase-out, climate protection and the transformation of the energy system. Since 2012 he is a campaigner for Greenpeace Germany. Here his focus is on the design of the energy and transport change.
Svenja Kannt is an activist in the student movement Fridays for Future. Among other things, she and her fellow campaigners represent the demands to stop state subsidies for coal, oil and gas by the end of 2019 and to shut down every fourth coal-fired power plant by the end of the year.
The FOTO MATINEE is part of the project XB-Lab, promoted through the model program “Utopolis – Soziokultur im Quartier“ as part of the cross-departmental strategy Soziale Stadt “Nachbarschaften stärken, Miteinander im Quartier“ of the Federal Ministry of the Interior, Building and Community and the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media.