Save humanity? Tue, 21st January 2020, 8:00 pm Let's do it! Carsten Niemitz Lecture Climate crisis, extinction of species, littering of the oceans – the pressing environmental problems have finally reached politics and the public. But the topics are complex, the connections hardly transparent. This is where Carsten Niemitz comes in: It provides clear, concise and understandable information on the current state of science on all important ecological issues, be they nutrition, population growth, climate, plastics or biodiversity. Let’s do it! Because it’s late. Niemitz studied biology and medicine. He has conducted research in tropical jungles of Borneo and Sulawesi, was a consultant to the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and for many years was head of the Institute for Human Biology at the Free University of Berlin, where he taught Nature Conservation Management. He is a book, television and film author.