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Panel discussion at the the 4th International Degrowth Conference for Ecological Sustainability and Social Equity in Leipzig in 2014.
Speakers: Joan Martinez-Alier, Francois Schneider, Niko Paech, Mauro Bonaiuti
Facilitation: Elisabeth von Thadden

From the conference programme: This panel brings together four different traditions of degrowth: decreixement/social and sustainable degrowth from Spain, décroissance from France, Postwachstum from Germany and decrescita from Italy. The different concepts of degrowth and their backgrounds are explained and discussed. Feminist and other perspectives are brought in by the facilitator. The panel includes a discussion of different concepts by and with the audience.