The Amazon Complex

The Amazon Complex – More than a Rainforest: Scientific & Transdisciplinary Approximations

Studying the Amazon is a life’s mission; accordingly, in 4 hours we will only raise three questions that are currently discussed scientifically and politically: What does it mean to be a region approximating a global climate tipping point? & How could a decolonial approach transform relationships to and within the Amazon? & Which alliances of diverging civil societies are imaginable? The first panel will lay scientific ground from which we approach complex interdependencies of multiple transitions in the Amazon; the second panel will concentrate on the question how those transitions could become just transitions. The third panel will explore ideas for a dialogue of climate crisis by diverse civil societies.

Date and time: 14.09.2023 -16:15 – 20:30 h

Lateinamerika Institut, Rüdesheimer Str. 54, 14197 Berlin, Room 201, U-Station: Breitenbachplatz

The event will be held in English & Portuguese (1st & 3rd panel English, 2nd panel Portuguese)

For attendance, please register with Diana Figueroa from the PRODIGY-project:

The event will be streamed live in the Mecila Channel (youtube).

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