Why plastic? Green is Fantastic!

One of the biggest non-governmental organizations in Cyprus, Future Worlds Center, organised the neighborhood party ‘Why Plastic if G.I.F.?’ (Why plastic if Green Is Fantastic?) to celebrate greener lifestyle while combating the daily use of single-use plastic through sharing and gaining experiences. Information about the harm of plastic to the planet and our health is […]

2nd transnational meeting of the “YOUTH OF THE WORLD”

The 2nd transnational meeting of the “YOUTH OF THE WORLD” – Transformative Power of Global Education project, contract number: 2017-1-IT03-KA205-010978, under the Erasmus+ programme, KA2 – Strategic Partnerships, will be held at EPRALIMA – Vocational School of Alto Lima, CIPRL, in Arcos de Valdevez, on the 15th March, 2018. The purpose of this meeting is […]

Global Education in Italy

If we generally mean the concept of Global Education as “education for global citizenship”, in Italy we are talking about “intercultural education”, intended as a reflection on the multicultural society, urged by the emergence of the migratory phenomenon and the increase of the foreign presence in schools. This definition is rather limiting and translates into […]

The fundamental practices that the education expert must develop in Global Education

In short, the fundamental practices that the education expert must develop in Global Education can be summarized as follows: – Define and understand the learning group: as in all forms of education, considering the situation and the background of the learning group is fundamental, in global education this is crucial. The age, the number of […]

How is Global Education promoted?

Strengthen global education: what knowledge and skills? As far as the knowledge to be transmitted is concerned, Global Education does not introduce new contents, rather it enriches the concepts and contents of the subjects and fields of education related to global development by extending its dimensions. It will be a question of deepening the knowledge […]

Why Global Education

Global education is an educational perspective that emerges from the fact that today people live and interact in an increasingly globalized world. Until the twentieth century, especially at the level of public opinion, at the center there was the West, in the new Millennium the world becomes definitively and irreversibly global: every action involves a […]

What Global Education is?

What Global Education is? The definition of Global Education takes shape in 2002 with the Congress of Maastricht which considers education for global citizens a necessary goal for the Millennium and identifies the five educations that constitute it: education for solidarity, human rights, sustainable development, peace, and interculture. The Maastricht Declaration on Global Education (2002) […]