NNA News for civil society



New centre with innovative approach to treating eating disorders set to open

Tue, 11 Oct 2011

STROUD (NNA) – A new centre offering support primarily for young people with eating disorders through a combination of full residential care, anthroposophic therapies, and a therapeutic education with supported transition is...[more]

An evening with the artist Joseph Beuys

Tue, 11 Oct 2011

STROUD (NNA) – Anyone interested in an encounter with the work of the groundbreaking German artist Joseph Beuys through the eyes of someone who worked with him and knew him well will have the opportunity to do so later this...[more]

Patrick Holden to give keynote address at biodynamic conference

Mon, 10 Oct 2011

STROUD (NNA) - Patrick Holden, the UK’s leading spokesman on organic food and farming, will be giving the keynote address at the autumn conference of the Biodynamic Association next month. Holden was director of the Soil...[more]

An encounter with the Rudolf Steiner the man

Fri, 30 Sep 2011

Andrei Bely’s book "Verwandeln des Lebens” (The Transformation of Life) has been republished by Futurum Verlag on occasion of the 150th anniversary of Rudolf Steiner’s birth. NNA correspondent Nela Nerzog marvels at the...[more]

Steiner School Certificate: opening the way to tertiary education

Wed, 21 Sep 2011

Balancing the needs of the Steiner Waldorf curriculum with the requirements of a state-run examination regime for school leavers is not always easy. Yet in New Zealand, Waldorf schools are close to achieving a landmark...[more]

New postgraduate Steiner education degree programme

Mon, 19 Sep 2011

CANTERBURY (NNA) – A new Masters degree course in Steiner education looks set to be launched at Canterbury Christ Church University in England.             The programme, which has been set up...[more]

East African Waldorf conference inspires learning

Thu, 15 Sep 2011

DAR-ES-SALAAM (NNA) – “Inspiring children to learn” was the theme of this year’s East African Conference on Waldorf Education, which was held at the Hekima Waldorf School in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania, earlier this year. ...[more]