Demonstration in front of Brandenburger Tor, EU flag in the centre
Photo: Nico Roicke via Unsplash

Protest movements - Local responses to global challenges

Totally Glocally | Stuttgart Talks

4 Dec 2019
18:00 – 20:00
Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen | WeltRaum
Charlottenplatz 17
70173 Stuttgart

Stuttgart 21 and Fridays for Future are protest movements that express non-violent civil resistance. While the first example is locally based, the latter reflects a worldwide movement. Has the character of demonstrations changed in recent decades?
Panel discussion within the framework of ifa’s series 'Totally Glocally. Stuttgart Talks' with

  •     Gisela Erler, State Counsellor for Civil Society and Civic Participation in the State Ministry of Baden-Württemberg
  •     Jewellord Nem Singh, Assistant Professor of International Relations at Leiden University
  •     Nisha Toussaint-Teachout, co-organiser and activist at Fridays for Future

Moderated by: Verena Neuhausen, SWR

Free admission.
The event will be held in English.

Please register at: dialogundforschung(at)


Clémentine Boiffier

Charlottenplatz 17
D-70173 Stuttgart

Telephone: +49.711.2225.142