Branko Ančić, PhD participated as a member of the Programme Committee and a presenter within the „Degrowth“ module at this year’s sixth edition of the Green Academy, organized by the Institute for Political Ecology in Komiža on the Island of Vis, from 25th till 30th August, 2018.

Green Academy is an intensive programme for education and knowledge exchange between the civil society, politics, academia, movements and media on the topics of contemporary ecological changes as social phenomena that reduce or magnify social inequalities and influence power relations. This year’s Green Academy addressed the topics of networking and learning on the examples of best practices of social movements and political actors across Europe, and fostering transnational collaboration on the forementioned concerns, with a particular focus on Eastern Europe and the European South.