Dialogue forums

 At these events, which are open to the general public and held in Munich, we address current topics. Politicians, scientists and persons concerned take a look behind the scenes and engage the audience in discussion. The dialogue forums have been held regularly since 2005. They are designed to heighten awareness of our topics such as demographic developments, risk perception, and development policy.

April: Integration - win-win for everyone!

April: Integration - win-win for everyone!

Societies have been changing since they began to exist. Migration has long become the normality while integration remains a hot-button issue. How much change can a society risk, and how much tradition must it preserve? How does successful integration work in Germany and at the international level? >more

March: Environmental and climate change - when homes are lost forever

March: Environmental and climate change - when homes are lost forever

Climigration is taking place today! Across the world, more people are being driven from their homes by extreme weather phenomena than by violence or war. This fact has practically gone unnoticed by the public and the media. What solutions are available? >more

February: Migration policy - from freedom of movement to the limits of humanity

February: Migration policy - from freedom of movement to the limits of humanity

The small word "migration" has unleashed huge controversial debates: on asylum, emigrant policies, immigration regulation and more. Where do the borders of national immigration regulation end and where does the power game with the refugees begin? >more

January: Migration - last resort or strategy?

January: Migration - last resort or strategy?

Migration is daily life for millions of people. However, it is only since the unprecedented flow of refugees to Europe began that the world has woken up to the issue. Why are more and more people fleeing their homes, how should we deal with this? >more

2017 dialogue forums: People on the move

2017 dialogue forums: People on the move

Around 65 million people worldwide are currently on the move - the highest number ever recorded by the UN Refugee Council. Only a samll percentage of them leave their home countries. Migration is the central political and social challenge of the 21st century. >more

2016 dialogue forums: No energy for the turnaround?

2016 dialogue forums: No energy for the turnaround?

Nuclear power out, wind and sun in - this is the core message of the German energy turnaround. Solar thermal energy, wind power stations, electromobility and energy efficiency are the well-known key words. The devil is in the details. Can we succeed in restructuring the power industry? >more

Dialogue forum special: "Klimaherbst München"

Dialogue forum special: "Klimaherbst München"

Munich Re Foundation is member of the programme advisory committee for the event series „Münchner Klimaherbst“. Every year in October political, societal, scientific and economic actors from Munich present their concepts for climate protection. >more

Archive

Archive

Find out more about the dialogue forums of the previous years. >more