Digital Ecosystem / Citizenship
Next year is the deadline to achieve the so-called "Millennium Development Goals." The UN is promoting a campaign, "Have your say," in order for the international community to strengthen inclusive systems and transformative educational activities that maximize opportunities for equality and justice for all people. This is an international survey for people to vote priorities on the web: My World 2015.
The I.T.OUCH Brussels Center has organized roundtables, "Without Borders," during the week of dialogue in that city, under initiative of VZW Foyer Regional Integration Center.
MALABO, Equatorial Guinea.
he educational community of Our Lady of Africa School, Equatorial Guinea, led by the Teresian Association, has joined in solidarity with the two hundred girls abducted in Nigeria and has demanded their release. Their last act took place on May 23. The following is a report from that country.
Through the Teresian Association, InteRed participated in meetings of the United Nations (UN) in March. Aitziber Barrueta Atxutegi and Encina Villanueva Lorenzana describe significant aspects of the experience.
BRUSSELS, Geneva. Aitziber Barrueta and Matet Gayondato visited "Nations," Geneva, for the first time. They went to receive official accreditation and to participate in some activities. The trip, which took place from March 16-18, represented two intense days with eyes open to the local situation and its wide international perspective. Berta Marco guided this experience.
On February 19, a panel discussion on challenges and priorities of European policy on Cooperation for Development was held at the European Parliament. The Parliamentary Group of Socialists and Democrats organized it. In this context, Mercedes Ruiz -Giménez Aguilar, president of the Coordinator NGO-Spain made an interesting presentation that analyzed the current situation of European policies for development.