Marlena Angermann

Originally from California, Marlena is a Master's student at the Free University of Berlin studying Sociology. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology with a concentration in Feminist Studies and Social Movements from the University of California Santa Barbara. Marlena has a record of working in academic research and for social impact start-ups, including the very first zero-waste shop in Germany, Original Unverpackt. She enjoys painting, vegetarian cooking, and Sunday flea markets.

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Do Carbon Offsetting Programs Actually Work?

If carbon offsetting programs sound too good to be true, that is because they are. While offsetting initiatives have great potential, so far they've most often been used as a quick and often ineffective fix to a larger problem. Read more