Alexandra Pihet

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A thought-provoking approach to the biggest refugee crisis of our time

By | December 4th, 2017|Alexandra Pihet, Citizen Journalist - Poverty & Development|

Alexandra Pihet Migration experts from different countries met mid-November in Istanbul (Turkey) within the framework of the project "Ladder—Local Authorities as Drivers for Development Education and Raising Awareness". The conference, titled "From Local to Global: Migration's Challenge with Civilization" indeed focused on the massive migrant influx due to the Syrian crisis. The event, hosted by [...]

A plastic ocean

By | August 21st, 2017|Alexandra Pihet, Citizen Journalist - Climate & Energy|

Alexandra Pihet Every year, 8 million metric tons of plastic garbage from all over the world makes its way to oceans. Food wrappers, caps, cups, plates, bottles, bags, straws and other discarded items make up 90% of floating marine debris. Caught up in currents, this waste is accumulating in 5 giant garbage patches all around [...]

LADDER Tool Fair

By | May 30th, 2017|Alexandra Pihet, Local Actions for Global Impact|

Alexandra Pihet On 10th-12th May 2017 was hold the Ladder Tool Fair in Torun (Poland). The event gathered more than 170 participants working on DEAR (Development Education and Awareness Raising) and also coming from public and private institutions, civil society organizations, foundations, academia, … A large-scale project since it covers Europe and its Neighborhood (North [...]

Malta, works in process

By | March 6th, 2017|Alexandra Pihet, Citizen Journalist - Climate & Energy|

Alexandra Pihet Started in the 1960s after the Independence, building development has transformed the Mediterranean island of Malta into a permanent building site full of concrete blocks. Known for its unique architectural mix of narrow streets and historical buildings from different eras, the tiny country, one of the smallest and most densely populated in [...]