Rethinking pragmatic solutions for sustainable futures
In an exclusive interview with the Metric, Marianne and Tim, two co-founders of the German Do-Tank Circularity, give us insights into the economy of tomorrow
Nov 22, 2020 · 6 mins
“You get this superficial veneer of admiration” Researching the experiences of women in social care work.
The high incidence of burnout and consequent high staff turnover represent a cost to the sector. For society at large, the current perfunctory appreciation must be converted to a deeper-rooted understanding and respect.
Sep 28, 2020 · 13 mins
Discovering my EU Citizenship too Late
I voted Remain. I’d consider myself an ardent ‘Remainer’ evident by the fact I proudly sport a ‘Bollocks to Brexit’ sticker on my laptop and I cried on a stranger’s shoulder the day the results were announced, but I never really understood what it was that we were losing until now.
Jul 16, 2020 · 6 mins
Austerity and the COVID-19 Pandemic: in Times of Crisis it is Society that Sustains Britain
A decade-long assault on public services in Britain by the Conservative Party has left a welfare state ill-equipped to manage COVID-19. Yet, the British have rallied to protect the vulnerable reiterating the importance of society
Mar 20, 2020 · 6 mins
The Youth's Voice at the United Nations
In an exclusive interview with The Metric, German UN Youth Delegate for Sustainable Development Rebecca Freitag and German Youth Delegate to the General Assembly Josephine Hebling give unique insights into their time at the United Nations.
Nov 17, 2019 · 10 mins