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Speaker: Felix Wilmsen

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Felix Wilmsen is a PhD candidate at the artec Sustainability Research Centre at University of Bremen, Germany. In his PhD research he examines whether there are interlinkages between the narratives of post-growth and 'The New Right' in Germany to identify and counter possible attempts of a far-right capture of post-growth. Further research interests are the relationship of degrowth and capitalism, critical geography, and transnational climate governance. Apart from this, he has been active in the local degrowth community in Bremen and in the Fossil Free movement.