Sylvia Cunningham

Host/Producer, The Bear on KCRW Berlin

Sylvia Cunningham on KCRW

With the COVID-19 health crisis still at the top of Germany’s agenda, have climate change policies fallen to the wayside? Or has the pandemic provided a test run in crisis management?

How has the COVID-19 crisis impacted climate change policies and the environment?

With the COVID-19 health crisis still at the top of Germany’s agenda, have climate change policies fallen to the wayside? Or has the pandemic provided a test run in crisis management?

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In the wake of nationwide and international protests against racism, Germany’s Green Party wants to change Article 3 of the nation’s Basic Law by removing “Rasse” – in English, “race”…

Should the word ‘Rasse’ (or ‘race’) be removed from Germany’s constitution?

In the wake of nationwide and international protests against racism, Germany’s Green Party wants to change Article 3 of the nation’s Basic Law by removing “Rasse” – in English, “race”…

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More than 14 million people have downloaded Germany’s COVID-19 contact tracing app.

Is Germany’s ‘Corona-Warn-App’ a success?

More than 14 million people have downloaded Germany’s COVID-19 contact tracing app.

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