4 years of civil war in Syria and no end in sight: It is estimated that more than 220 thousand people have been killed in the conflict and almost half the population has been displaced. In the search for a solution to the conflict it now seems the US may be ready to compromise: US Secretary of State John Kerry has intimated that there could be a place for President Bashar Al-Assad at peace talks.
Dieter Overath founded the non-profit organization TransFair in 1992. The organization supports fair trade with developing counties and awards the Fair Trade seal in Germany. The organization's founder says Germany is still a developing country when it comes to fair trade. On Talking Germany, Dieter Overath talks about his ideas on how to get Germans to abandon their "greed is good" mentalility.
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