On October 13, 2014 at the Institute of Pedagogy of NAS of Ukraine a scientific seminar «Education for Democracy: P4C technique (Philosophy for Children)», which was attended by teachers from many regions of Ukraine was held. Headlining the event was Professor Dzhinvan Park from South Korea
If you try to objectively answer the question of what is the main cause of all the global problems of modern humanity — from the lack of drinking water to global warming — the answer can be quite unexpected: the desire to improve the quality of life. Indeed, people are extracting so much oil and burn coal simply for the car to deliver food
Ukraine has started a social project «referendum — online», which is the prototype of the future model of public participation in public policy. As it was reported to the «comments.ua» by the Swiss Risk Reduction Foundation, this issue was discussed at a round table on the prospects of development of electronic democracy in Ukraine organized
Over the past four years, the Kiev Ecological and Cultural Center took part in 25 court cases and won 21 of them. For our country it is a striking result, because the environment is not on the first place in the value system of the ordinary citizen.
The world’s first «green» voyage around the globe, which lasted one and a half years, ended in May 2012: a unique solar-powered yacht «PlanetSolar» triumphantly arrived at the port of Monaco, from where it had set off in September 2010. Six members of the international crew from Germany, France and Switzerland
On 5 May, 2012 the world’s first solar-powered yacht MS Turanor PlanetSolar officially arrived in the port of Monaco, where it headed in September 2010, local residents welcomed six members of the international crew from Germany, France and Switzerland, who did a truly tremendous way setting many world records.
Longlasting problems of the world economy hit the wallet hard. Even ordinary people are forced to think about the change of the global economic environment, which seems to be inevitable. A good side of this tense situation is the fact that now the time has come to hear those