This article is written by Mona Hosseini.
The Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue 2019 has been a intense two days conference gathering more than 2,000 participants from more than 90 countries. Among these participants 50 ministers from the Global North and Global South have attended the BETD 2019. In many panels with a female quota of 60% the civil society and international leaders have discussed the urgent questions of a global energy transition. The German government has put itself into the scene even though its most recent climate policy regarding a fossil fuel phase-out is outrageous.