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First Sensory Experience Field opens in China

Looking down the echo tunnel (Photo: Juechuo)
The Tibetan Singing Bowl is large enough to sit in (Photo: Xixi Photo)
A child's-eye view of the world for adults in the biographical chair (Photo: Hahn)
"The Elephant in the Hat" - a giant maze (Photo: Hahn)
Listening tubes made from factory waste (Photo: Xixi Photo)
And ancient sound stones as used in a Chinese Buddhist monastery (Photo: Hahn)
Walter Siegfried Hahn, the creative director ...
... and the team  (Both photos: Xixi Photo)
Welcoming the visitors to the Sensory Experience Field (Photo: Hahn)

The first Sensory Experience Field has opened in China. It aims to encourage people to reconnect with the world through new gateways to the senses and to close the increasing divide between people and their sensory environment. [more]


Putting modern childhood under the spotlight

Wed, 18 Jan 2017

The International Festival of Childhood, planned for later this year, aims to examine the issues affecting modern childhood. The evidence suggests that there is a massive toll on child health and wellbeing, say the organisers.[more]

“The European asylum process is madness...”

Fri, 13 Jan 2017

More refugees than ever before drowned in the Mediterranean in 2016. Aid organisations direct harsh criticism towards EU refugee policy, which is turning the seeking of asylum in Europe into a much more dangerous endevour. [more]

International Peace Light on its way

Thu, 22 Dec 2016

This year, the International Peace Light is once again on its way to countries in different parts of the world. In this spirit, we at NNA would like to wish our readers a light-filled festive period and every success in 2017. [more]

Use of digital media in early chilhood can harm children

Thu, 22 Dec 2016

The doctors Dr. Michaela Glöckler and Prof. Manfred Spitzer warn against the use of digital media at too early an age. Both support a petition calling for investment in constructive education.[more]