The 9th Brazil-Germany Symposium on Sustainable Development addresses various components of human and natural systems to progress on effective solutions for sustainability challenges, focusing on holistic and integrative approaches. The overall objective of this year´s Brazil-Germany Symposium is to understand the complexity of coupling human and natural components in integrating systems for sustainable development in Brazil and Germany, two societies related to their cultural identity. To achieve this objective, the 9th Brazil-Germany Symposium on Sustainable Development includes focused parallel sessions, oral and poster presentations, and guided field trips.
Participants from science, politics, economy and society are invited to make sure that essential interdisciplinary questions in terms of current sustainability issues are addressed and discussed. As a result, new concepts and common research projects shall be developed. The event will, therefore, contribute to the expansion of binational scientific cooperation.