The 11 major forums cover the most important social issues. Among them are the most pressing questions on climate, war and peace, and democracy.
Renowned experts will analyse and explain the current situation and discuss which solutions will lead to a better life for all. These topics are then explored in greater depth in the more than 80 workshops on offer.

ClimateF2.2 | Friday 14.00 - 16.00 | Audimax 1

The big solutions we need for systems change and climate justice

Global warming and climate change are reaching a 'now or never' tipping point and the already inadequate targets of the 2015 Paris Agreement’s to limit the global temperature increase to 1.5°C cannot be met. ... more

HealthF1.1 | Thursday 10.00 - 12.00 | Audimax 1

Public health and the pandemics

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IntersectionalityF1.2 | Thursday 14.00 - 16.00 | Audimax 2

How intersectionality makes our movements stronger

CapitalismF1.3 | Thursday 14.00 - 16.00 | Audimax 1

Towards a new type of capitalism? Continuities, ruptures, crossroads

DemocracyF2.4 | Friday 16.30 - 18.30 | Audimax 1

Democracy and public liberties

After the dark night of fascisms in Europe, the progressive movements have continuously struggled to extend democracy and civil liberties in order to advance their social, economic and cultural agenda. Then 4 decades of neoliberalism have undermined ... more

TradeF1.4 | Thursday 16.30 - 18.30 | Audimax 1

How trade and investment treaties lock in corporate power and climate breakdown

HousingF2.1 | Friday 10.00 - 12.00 | Audimax 1

Apartments and land - Eldorado of capital exploitation

Right-wing extremismF2.3 | Friday 14.00 - 16.00 | Audimax 2

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International far-right movements - Analysis of the current situation and development of counter-strategies

War & PeaceF3.2 | Samstag 14.00 - 16.00 | Audimax 1

On peace and disarmament in times of war

Some will think it presumptuous to talk about disarmament in the face of the Russian invasion of Ukraine. But even if it is already clear that war will shape the political landscape for many years to come, realistic alternatives such as disarmament and negotiation policy should determine our discussion about the future. With a direct line to New York, Tarja Cronberg, ... more

Traffic & TransportF3.1 | Saturday 10.00 - 12.00 | Audimax 1

Transport sector - central for climate justice and social justice

War & Peace #2F3.3 | Saturday 14.00 - 16.00 | Audimax 2

About the war in Ukraine and the questions of Ukrainian activists to the world.