The Weltempfang will explore the topic of "Global Citizenship - Democracy and Engagement" through international encounters, author discussions and expert debates.
Weltempfang is a joint project of Frankfurter Buchmesse and the Federal Foreign Office of Germany. It has long served as a space for open dialogue and political discussion. Political and cultural experts will focus on key issues around "Global Citizenship - Democracy and Engagement". Because if current political developments have made anything clear, it's this: "We need to talk."
At Weltempfang, Frankfurter Buchmesse shines a spotlight on urgent and worthwhile topics. What has led to the current trends of populism and anti-political sentiment? How can we develop more positive social perspectives and turn them into reality? Let's find the answers together.
Review: Weltempfang 2018.
We need to talk: Human rights, democracy and engagement.
In a nutshell
Weltempfang: The place to talk with experts about freedom of the press, self-censorship and other socio-political developments.