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Good leadership and ethical dilemmas

On March 18, 2022, the fourth Ambassador training took place for the fourth time the Global Ethic Institute. After a short introduction, Dr. Christopher Gohl gave the participants an...
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International cooperation initiated

On March 17, 2022, we were visited by Jorge Roca and Thomas Strobel, both from the German school in Cuenca (Ecuador) and from the Association of German Schools Abroad....
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Europe’s Democracies under Pressure: Global Ethic as an Answer?

A commentary by Dr. Christopher Gohl, political scientist and teaching coordinator at the Global Ethic Institute. In 2022, liberal democracies find themselves in a threefold stress test: polarized from...
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Fairness, transparency and good communication

The 17 Sustainable Development Goals promoted by the United Nations will only change the world if dialogue is their common denominator. Leaders and inspirators from the International Union of...
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Award for paper on Responsible Business Education

The authors of the paper “Leaving the Road to Abilene: A Pragmatic Approach to Addressing the Normative Paradox of Responsible Management Education” received an outstanding academic recognition on Feb....
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Science as Individual and Collective Learning

Scientific opinion has played a significant role in public debates during the COVID-19 pandemic. Virologists and epidemiologists have assumed important global leadership responsibilities in humanity’s response to the crisis,...
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Money Creation and Debt

On New Economic Thinking with Maurice Höfgen and Modern Money Theory The indebtedness of states, the inflation rates for goods and services, the necessary investments for an ecological transformation...
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Weltethos Pitch Day

“So, as in politics, so in business, I am concerned with an ethos of responsibility that convincingly combines economic strategies and ethical judgment. This new paradigm of business ethics...
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Global Ethic and the Sciences – Our Annual Theme 2022

Research – Classifying – Advising The Corona pandemic has put the importance of science in a new light. Once again, it became clear how much we owe to scientific...
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New Paper on Blockchains, Cryptocurrencies and their Relevance for Business Ethics

On October 31st former institute director Prof. Dr. Claus Dierksmeier together with Dr. Peter Seele published the article “Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies, the Relevance for Business Ethics” in the Encyclopedia...
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