Anna studied in Bayreuth, Stellenbosch (South Africa) and Bochum, she has a background in Philosophy, Politics and Economics and holds a PhD in Applied Ethics. Her thesis on individual moral duties with regard to climate change had been nominated for the German Thesis Award 2020 by Körber-Stiftung. Having acquired work experience in the fields of international cooperation, climate policy and political advisory, she joined THE NEW INSTITUTE to collaborate on creating new answers to the pressing questions of our times.
- Climate Change and Individual Moral Duties – A Plea for the Promotion of a Collective Solution (2020, Paderborn, Brill Mentis)
What gives you hope?
People who demonstrate responsibility for themselves and others alike while passionately challenging the status quo with a mixture of future-orientation, courage and pragmatism.
How does change happen?
When visions and courageous ideas transform into collective action.
If you could have a conversation with one person (dead or alive) who would it be?