Year 2007

 

22/12/07

The Tragedy of the Commons, by Garrett Hardin (1968)

Die Off  (see sustainability)

"If a path to the better there be, it begins with a full look at the worst.",  Thomas Hardy

30/11/07

Environmental Protection

    THE GAIA HYPOTHESIS: CONJECTURES AND REFUTATIONS by  JAMES W. KIRCHNER

        Department of Earth and Planetary Science, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720-4767, U.S.A.,  E-mail: kirchner@seismo.berkeley.edu

 

30/10/07

Argentina elects Cristina Kirchner 

     The Jewish community and Cristina Kirchner

         

     

21/10/07

Letīs Fight for Life! New!

Safety BAFF (beacon)

    

      "Let's fight for life" is a non-profit organization working to improve the quality of life of whose only purpose is to help prevent traffic accidents in our country. These accidents are the cause of 20   deaths each day (about 7,000 a year), more than 120,000 injured people each year, and terrible material losses (estimated in U$S 10 billion a year).

15/10/07

About the EU New!

26/09/07

Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) New!

    Learning Resources for Home and School

      

   BBC SCHOOLS

           

            1. Preschool

            2. Primary subjects - (Ages 4 - 11)

Art / Geography /  History /  Languages /  Literacy  / Music /  Numeracy  / PSHE  / Science  / Other Subjects

            3. Secondary subjects - Ages 11 - 16

Art /  Business Studies /  Citizenship /  Design & Technology /  English /  Geography /  History   IT /  Languages /  Maths /  Music /  PE /  PSHE /  RE / Science /      Study Skills / Other Subjects.

            4. 16  +

General Studies/ Geography /History /Languages/ Maths/ Science / Other Subjects

 

01/09/07

World Health Organization

Images of health and environment around the world
30 August 2007 -- This gallery of 40 winning entries from the 2007 international photo and video contest showcases the intricate link between the environment and public health. This was the focus of this year's annual contest, as part of WHO's efforts to raise awareness about the importance of healthier environments.

Visit the gallery
 

WHO Regional Committee for South-East Asia meets in Bhutan
31 August 2007 -- The 60th session of the WHO Regional Committee for South-East Asia begins today in Thimphu, Bhutan. Avian and pandemic influenza preparedness and a revised malaria control strategy are among the topics to be discussed.
More about the meeting
Director-General's address to the meeting

20/08/07

The Future of Populist Politics

Democracy? Yes, but...

 

12/08/ 07

Russia

Corruption as a Phenomenon of the  Transition