/ chris schaumann // FridaysForFuture activist

english / german

Collage of thousands of activist’s digital strike photos – by @fff_digital

/ Chris used to be ‘Global Vice President – Digital Marketing’ at Microsoft & Nokia, before retiring 5 years ago and since then exploring the world, experiencing the climate crisis first hand and often advising startups.

He has been concerned about the climate crisis since at least 2005 and since June 2019 he has been helping – with his knowledge – FridaysForFuture and the climate movement full-time (pro-bono).


He’s advising www.FridaysForFuture.de in regards to strategy, cooperation, campaigns and Social Media, for the local groups FFF Berlin and international
He also helps to manage the German FFF LinkedIn Page.

In addition, he supported #AC2106 / #EndeGelände, #SoKoFuture, #SMILEforFuture, #NoKo and many strikes in Berlin, Frankfurt, Munich and Dortmund…

His combined (Digital) Marketing knowledge has been passed on to hundreds of activists in the wider Climate Movement through his ‘Digital Climate Communicationtraining among others, at #SoKo, #SMILEForFuture, #WebinareForFuture, OG Berlin, OG Munich, OG Heidelberg, OG Hamburg/NoKo, Berliner ClimateDay, XR ActionWeek Berlin, at the XR National Meeting, www.klimafakten.de and for the CAN – Climate Action Network International.

Together with www.TogetherForFuture.net he has developed with the EngageLab, Berlin the campaigns15centsForFuture‘‚ 114kForFuture’ and 24.04. for www.klima-streik.org (German alliance of over 300 NGOs/Groups/Movements), which has mobilized hundreds of thousands of adults in Germany for the big global quarterly strikes on 29.09., 29.11.19 and 24.04.20.

Internationally, he engages with the UN, UNESCO, GYBN, IUCN, EU Commission: GreenSpiderNework, CAN, ECF, GSCC, diverse NGOs and other Climate Initiatives…because our House is on Fire! #ClimateCrisis

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