About Tjalke Weber

Ms. Tjalke Weber is the Sustainability Officer of UNYANET. She is a B.A. graduate in German-Italian Studies from the Universities of Bonn and Florence.

Greening the Blue

Green Conference

“Sustainability” is probably one of the most frequently used terms during the last few years. At every UN Conference, every High Level meeting, every panel discussion, at some point someone talks about sustainability. When people hear that word, they tend to think “Oh no, not again”, thereby implying “There has already been so much talk about it that I don’t need to deal with it any more.“  But instead of thinking “oh no, come on“, we should say “NOW, come on!”

Continue reading