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Oil exploration off the Canaries could cause irreparable damage

The future of the Canaries is at risk of oil drilling goes ahead off the islands<br>Photo: www.savecanarias.org

MADRID/ARRECIFE (NNA) – Protests are continuing on the Canaries following the decision by the Spanish government to approve oil drilling off the islands. On Lanzarote, the only petrol station there belonging to Repsol, one of the...[more]


“Favourable stars” of an extraordinary island

Sun, 05 Oct 2014

About 4,000 guests visit the Centro de Terapia Antroposófica and the Finca Lomos Altos in Lanzarote every year. The activities of both institutions are made possible by a less well-known foundation, La Fundación Canaria...[more]

Keeping climate change on the global agenda

Sun, 05 Oct 2014

High-level intergovernmental talks on climate change took place at the UN in New York at the end of last month. Leaders and representatives from 120 member states took part in the one-day UN climate summit on 23 September which...[more]

Former Waldorf pupil heads NATO

Sun, 05 Oct 2014

OSLO/BRUSSELS (NNA) – The former Norwegian prime minister Jens Stoltenberg, who took over as secretary general of NATO on Wednesday, went through the majority of his schooling in a Waldorf school. The social democrat, who was...[more]

A study of anthroposophy in the fascist era

Sun, 05 Oct 2014

The much-debated study by the US historian Professor Peter Staudenmaier about anthroposophy in fascist Germany and Italy has now been published in the Netherlands. Staudenmaier, who obtained his doctorate with this study at...[more]