The book “İklim Değil İnsanlık Krizi” (Not Climate but a Humanity Crisis) written by Arda Öztaşkın, one of Turkey’s prominent communicators, offers a striking perspective on a sustainable future. Using a simple, transparent, and impactful language, the author draws attention to the enormous problems humanity faces, emphasizing the importance of individual responsibilities.
Praise from Yekta Kopan and Prof. Dr. Selçuk Şirin
In statements made for the introduction of the book, renowned author Yekta Kopan praised the book, saying, “Arda Öztaşkın, in this book, hands us a glass of water for a livable world and a sustainable future. These are vital waters. We will together pour that vital water into the soil.” Additionally, Prof. Dr. Selçuk Şirin noted that the book is written to provoke the reader effectively, reflecting a sense of irresolution in a compelling way.
Humanity in a Tight Grip
The book addresses a series of issues such as the increasing population, a planet where resources are depleting, economic constraints, and gender inequalities. The author argues that these problems shaped by human choices go beyond sustainability issues, encompassing a broad spectrum of vital topics such as the climate crisis, economy, technology, humane living, and gender equality simultaneously.
Content of the Book and Notes on a Sustainable Future
“Iklim Değil İnsanlık Krizi” contains communication notes compiled by Arda Öztaşkın on a sustainable future. The book transparently and understandably examines complex sustainability issues through the dimensions of human, planet, economy, and technology, providing readers with a clear perspective. Emphasizing individual responsibilities, it highlights that simple measures play a key role in sustainable transformation.
Author’s Royalties Donated to TEGV
All royalties obtained from the authorship of the book will be donated to the Turkish Education Volunteers Foundation (TEGV). Arda Öztaşkın, with this book aiming to create awareness for a healthy and sustainable future, calls on readers to take action. The book “İklim Değil İnsanlık Krizi” is now available on the shelves, published by Yeni İnsan Yayınevi.