YouLead Project in Macedonia

We are excited, that Monon e.U. has gotten the possibility to participate in the ERASMUS + funded project YouLEAD In Macedonia. The project is coordinated by Marketing Gate and is working on the topic of the sustainable development goals and social media marketing with a paricular focus on using social media through smart phones. trainings Read More …

Cartoon #3: there is no AWAY ….

Human kind has made it to the moon. If you are up there and look down to earth you start to understand that the “away” in throwing it away” is not real. Everyhing stays within the biosphere and is accumulated somehwere. Austria has created an incredible(?) system in which garbage, after we bring it to Read More …

environmental sustainability in sport and culture and events: another tragedy of the common

Nested sustainability With this year’s group of students, I have been exploring in depth again, what it means to be sustainable in Sport, Culture or Event Management. My course was based on the idea of nested sustainability. This idea, which is also illustrated in the graphic on the left, is having the assumption, that there Read More …

Cartoon #2: We are in a giant car heading towards a brick wall …

… and everyone is arguing on where to sit.” the canadian academic and science broadcaster David Suzuki nailed it. All to often we have to pay attention to not drift off to conversations about minor issues and loos focus on the bigger picture. Let this picture be a reminder for that every time we open the Read More …

Cartoon #1: to believe or to not believe …. it does not matter

Even though German speaking countries are having somewhat less climate change deniers than english speaking ones, we still do have some: 7.3 % of all Austrians, 4.5 % of all Germans and 3.7 % of all swiss do not believe in climate change accordint to an article of the Austrian newspaper Standard . Yet 70 % Read More …

Sustainability in Sport-, Culture and Event Management

“What exactly is sustainability?”, “How sustainable are big sport events?” and “What can managers in sports, culture and event management contribute to sustainability?” where some of the questions the master’s students in sports, culture and event management at the university of applied science in Kufstein dealt with during my lecture on sustainability. Throughout the lecture Read More …