Study on Climate Cultures in Germany

Sarah Kessler from WU Vienna reveals in her research that the climate debate in Germany is heavily influenced by elites. Her book “Competing Climate Cultures in Germany” identifies various climate cultures differing in language and views. Kessler emphasizes the need for tailored communication to engage diverse groups for effective climate measures. The study highlights a significant gap between elites and other societal groups regarding climate protection.

For more details, read the full study here.