July 11, 2017
by Nora Nagy
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Empowering young people on World Youth Skills Day

World Youth Skills Day (WYSD) has been observed as an official UN Day on 15 July since 2015. UNESCO – UNEVOC join their forces and resources to raise awareness about the importance of skilled work, technical and vocacational training. We … Continue reading

July 4, 2017
by Nora Nagy
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Painting the fence with Tom Sawyer

We probably all agree that one of the most iconic scenes from Mark Twain’s novels is when Tom Sawyer has to whitewash the fence. As we know, Tom manages to come up with a clever solution by luring his friends into doing the job for him. This scene … Continue reading

June 1, 2017
by Nora Nagy
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Spend time with nature on World Environment Day

UN World Environment Day is observed on June 5th with lots of inspiring initiatives, educational projects and global involvement. In the long list of important dedicated days this day should be among our priorities, and it’s definitely a topic we … Continue reading

April 21, 2017
by Nora Nagy
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Think multilingually on English Language Day

It would feel right to write English ‘Languages’ Day as I start thinking about English Language Day, which is celebrated on the National Day of England, Saint George’s Day, April 23rd. The English language has expanded both geographically and conceptually so … Continue reading