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.
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 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.
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.
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.
With the Friends of Waldorf Education concluding their emergency education work in the Philippines three years after Typhoon Haiyan, local experts will now take over. But the funding question remains unresolved.
In the latest round of the bitter dispute between organic pioneers Alnatura and dm, a court has ruled that dm cannot stop Alnatura suppling other supermarkets. dm will also have to repay a substantial sum in unpaid profit margin.