Our ambassadors promote intergenerational justice, help out on projects and help come up with ideas for new ones in a voluntary capacity. The group of ambassadors consists of not more than 10–12 people aged up to 35 years.
Are you young, committed, passionate about the rights of future generations and ready to actively fight for them? You are willing to join the FRFG office team for up to three days? Then become an Ambassador.
Contact us now to find out how and for more information!
Infos about the designated new ambassador from January 2022 on, Anna-Maria Spittel, will follow soon.
was born in 1993 and is a transformation researcher working on scenarios and transition paths toward generation-appropriate futures. He focuses on questions of infrastructure policy at the intersection of sustainability, digitization and urbanization. He is currently working on these topics as a research associate at the Institute for Futures Studies and Technology Assessment in Berlin. He also wants to help build a bridge between theory and practice, research and society, through new and creative formats of science communication. For example, he is on the expert advisory board of S+T+ARTS — a transdisciplinary initiative of the European Commission that promotes collaborations between science, art and technology in support of the EU Green Deal. Previously, he studied economic, risk and technological sociology at the London School of Economics, Amsterdam University College and McGill University in Montreal and Amsterdam.
Specialisms: infrastructure policy, digitization and sustainability, future of the city, resilience, narratives of the future
Dr. Wolfgang Gründinger
was born in 1984 and is an author, activist and analyst. His seven book publications include “Ten Years Smarter,” “Old Sacks Politics,” and “My Little People’s Party” (all in German). After holding positions at the German Digital Association and the Cyber Innovation Hub of the German Armed Forces, he is currently Chief Evangelist at the Berlin-based solar startup Enpal. He was described as part of Germany’s “young elite” by the business magazines Capital and Handelsblatt. His doctoral dissertation at the Humboldt Univerity in Berlin focussed on the influence of special interest groups in German energy policy. Before that he studied political and social science. He has received “das politische Buch” prize from the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung for his work.
Specialisms: demography, getting young people into politics, energy policy, pensions, inheritance tax, the extension of voting rights
Martin Hagen, MP
was born in 1981, is leader of the liberal FDP in the Bavarian regional parliament and is an independent strategy and communications consultant. He has previously worked for an international management consultancy, as a press spokesman in the German Bundestag and as the Chief of the Bavarian Free Democratic Party. Martin studied politics in Munich and Beer Sheva (Israel) and was active in politics during his student days, among other things as regional chairman of the Young Liberals of Bavaria and member of the German delegation for the International Federation of Liberal Youth (IFLRY). He is editor of the book “A new Bavaria – Why our home needs an update” (Das neue Bayern — Warum unser Land ein Update braucht).
Specialisms: education, establishing equality of opportunity
born in 1992, is a political scientist. The focus of his studies at the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, the Harz University of Applied Sciences in Halberstadt and the Masaryikova Univerzita in Brno (Czech Republic) was on political participation and theories of political change. Professionally, Christopher works in the field of development information and education. At SRzG he is particularly involved in the field of “Walkshops” (for more information see here).
Specialisms: political participation, energy and environment, political consulting
Dr. Colin von Negenborn
born in 1989, works as a postdoctoral researcher in the field of practical philosophy and environmental ethics at Kiel University (CAU). There he deals with intergenerational justice in his own research as well as in teaching. In his research, he brings together economics and philosophy to investigate conflicts of interest in an intergenerational context: From economics, he uses economic analysis (e.g., game-theoretic models); from practical philosophy, he uses normative concepts to evaluate distributive and procedural justice.
Specialisms: sustainability, collective decision-making, voting procedures
born in 1989, Luise is a healthcare economist and works in the field of R&D of medical technology innovations or in general, for the future development of the healthcare system. In 2016, she founded her own initiative for the young generation in the health sector, Denkschmiede Gesundheit. Young professionals work together in this initiative as future lobbyists and representatives for intergenerational justice on various topics of their own choosing. Luise has dedicated her professional and also part of her private life to the healthcare sector and, as an SRzG ambassador, is constantly on the lookout for people and organisations who share this enthusiasm and want to join her on the path towards a sustainable health sector.
Specialisms: Healthcare, health policy, self-administration, financing issues of the care system, young networks in the health and care sector
born in 1988, works as a research assistant at the Department for Special Needs Education and Rehabilitation at the Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg. She studied rehabilitation counseling education in Dortmund and Reutlingen/Ludwigsburg, interrupted by an internship in Ecuador. In her doctoral thesis she deals with young carers as a target group of counseling in the school system. The interest for children, adolescents and young adults as relatives of family members with illnesses and impairments and especially for the group of Young Carers arose in her master studies and continues since then in various networks and research projects on a national and international level.
Specialisms: young carers, health, education, care