Environmental Crisis and Danger of War - a Second Look


Room: 119
27.08.2010, Friday 17.00 - 18.15


Organizer and speaker: Till Bastian, MD, has published his first investigation within a IPPNW-sponsored study in 1990 - twenty years ago. Nowadays he feels it might be time for "a second look".

It is wellknown that with increasing ecological damage as well the risc of war is growing. Nevertheless, ?business as usual? worldwide is common. However, at present the nuclear proliferation is going on and nearly any local conflict contains the danger of nuclear confrontation. Therefore environmental problems seems to be a very important items for any peace activist. Linked with the global warming the gap between rich and poor will increase rapidly. The workshop will give e short advice how that dangerous situation should be handled to maintain world peace as well.