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What can we learn from Covid19?

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The public sector faces formidable challenges. These have become more prominent as a result of the Corona pandemic. Now we must also use the…

Sufficiency: the missing ingredient for sustainable digitalisation

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Digitalisation is often depicted as a silver bullet to address sustainability issues, due to its potential to decarbonise the global economy…

Sustainability in the digital space

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Sustainability, already a multi-layered topic in itself, becomes a multi-dimensional consideration of IT against the backdrop of the digital…

Sufficiency – An approach towards a sustainable (digital) future

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In environmental research, sufficiency is seen as a major pillar of sustainability. However, up to this day, sufficiency has been widely absent…

Raise awareness of the environmental consequences of the use of connected screens

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New media uses have a big impact on the consumption of energy resources. Two-thirds of the world's electricity is generated by burning fossil…

Using instead of owning – how sharing pays off for the environment

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In Western consumer society, the importance of sharing has steadily declined since the second half of the 20th century. With the start of mass…

Switching Digital in Teaching: A Short Experience Report from a 1-Day Online Teaching Event

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Switching teaching to digital can be quite easy and still provide an excellent learning opportunity for the students: To let our students in…

Digitization and the Environment: Opportunities, Risks and the Need for Action

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Thanks to the radically changed living and working conditions in times of COVID-19 (Corona virus disease 2019), many people have become acutely…

April-May: Special Issue “Shaping a Sustainable Digital World”

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The digital transformation our society is currently undergoing affects many areas of public and private life. Technological progress has great…