Editorial team

The degrowth web portal is one of the follow-up projects chosen by the organizing team of the Degrowth conference 2014. It is hosted by the Konzeptwerk Neue Ökonomie. The portal is run by a professional editorial team and supported by volunteers. Do you want to contribute? – just contact us!
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Corinna Burkhart

Conceptual Design and Implementation

Corinna is a human ecologist and active in the European degrowth movement. She is taking care of the media library. Email

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Christiane Kliemann

Honorary Blog supporter

Christiane is a freelance journalist who has established the blog in the run-up to the Degrowth Conference. Before she has worked at the UNFCCC secretariat and the German Broadcaster Deutsche Welle. Email

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Kai Kuhnhenn


Kai is an environmental scientist and works for the Konzeptwerk Neue Ökonomie since January 2013. He currently organizes the “Stream towards Degrowth 2016”. Email

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Christopher Laumanns

Public relations – degrowth in action: climate justice

Christopher is co-founder of the think tank Konzeptwerk Neue Ökonomie and loves riding bikes. Within the project “degrowth in action: climate justice” he is part of the public relations team. Email

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Nina Treu

Conceptual Design and Fundraising

Nina is a political scientist and has been working for the Konzeptwerk since 2012. Besides her work for the web portal, she focuses on internal coordination for the Konzeptwerk. Email

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Andrea Vetter

Blog Editor

Andrea is a cultural anthropologist and works with the Konzeptwerk Neue Ökonomie since 2015. She is writing her dissertation about convivial technologies and supports the web portal with conceptual design and fundraising. Email