NNA News for civil society



Promoting economic literacy in Waldorf schools

Wed, 16 May 2012

HARLEMVILLE (NNA) - At a time when the economic events precipitated by the banking crisis in 2008 have led many to question the validity of current economic policies and to look for a more ethical approach to finance and...[more]

Radical shake-up of Weleda top management to restore profitability

Tue, 17 Apr 2012

BASEL (NNA) - The continuing economic difficulties of the Swiss-based medicines and natural cosmetics group Weleda have led to a complete shake-up of the top management.  At an extraordinary general meeting called at short...[more]

New MSc in Practical Skills Therapeutic Education

Tue, 17 Apr 2012

STROUD (NNA) – Ruskin Mill Trust, a leading British charity working with young people with learning difficulties through a pioneering programme of therapeutic and practical education and care, has developed a new Master of...[more]

Sounding the logos - word and music in movement this summer

Mon, 16 Apr 2012

The Eurythmy Association of Great Britain and Ireland is co-ordinating a public festival this summer to celebrate the centenary of eurythmy in the British Isles. Michæl Mehta from the Association explains what it will be...[more]

Weleda chief executive steps down

Fri, 13 Apr 2012

BASEL (NNA) – The CEO of the Swiss-based Weleda Group, Patrick Sirdey (63), has stepped down from this function and as chairman of the Group management, the company has reported. According to Weleda, Sirdey retired at his own...[more]

A cycle trip to buy a fire engine

Fri, 13 Apr 2012

The Mulberry Tree Early Years Group in Cromhall, South Gloucestershire, runs a thriving class 1 and 2, kindergarten and parent & toddler group which aims to provide children and their families with an unhurried approach to...[more]

Documentary “The Challenge Of Rudolf Steiner” to premiere at end of February

Fri, 13 Apr 2012

LONDON (NNA) - A new documentary about the holistic pioneer Rudolf Steiner by the award-winning documentary film-maker Jonathan Stedall will have its premiere at Rudolf Steiner House in London at the end of February. The...[more]