In a rapidly changing world, MADE in Germany examines the risks and benefits of digitalization and its impact on the way we work, what we earn and how we live. The program also investigates the ethics of business, and showcases young entrepreneurs who are redefining the workplace. Instead of just crunching the numbers, MADE delves deeper into issues and also explores the emotional side to stories.
Chen Hui-ping co-founded the startup Sunnyfounder. The solar power fundraising platform is a pioneer in Taiwan, where photovoltaics are lagging. The government is pushing green technology, but industry still depends on fossil fuels and nuclear power.
No more crude oil - would that be the end of the chemical industry? The entire sector is dependent on fossil fuel resources. But chemical companies are rethinking and developing climate-friendlier technologies. Evonik is working on CO2 recycling.
Our fossil fuel-based civilization will collapse by 2028. That stark prediction comes from US economist and author Jeremy Rifkin. He says the first signs are showing on capital markets. His response is outlined in his latest book, ‘The Green New Deal’.
Educational researcher Aladin El-Mafaalani has compared the biographies of top achievers with Turkish and German backgrounds. He talked to men and women with successful careers as managers and professors in Germany.
Ethnic origin and cultural background can influence your opportunities on the job market. What do you need to know to ensure you're getting a fair chance? DW’s Chiponda Chimbelu looked into the topic, on his own behalf.