NNA News for civil society



Stopping the water from flowing away

Mon, 04 Apr 2016

Water researchers from Witten-Herdecke University in Germany are involved in a project in India to stop water losses. The aim is to provide a more reliable water supply not just in the major cities but also in more rural areas. [more]

Demeter mourns death of biodynamic pioneer Friedrich Sattler

Sun, 03 Apr 2016

The pioneer of the biodynamic movement, Friedrich Sattler, died early last month. Demeter has paid tribute to a man who was instrumental in guiding its development on all continents.[more]

When friends fall out: German organic pioneers fight over Alnatura brand rights

Fri, 18 Mar 2016

The founders of the dm pharmacy chain and the organic business Alnatura are facing one another across court in a dispute about brand rights. But what the media like to focus on is that both of them are anthroposophists.[more]

Protecting childhood

Fri, 18 Mar 2016

As the Save Childhood Movement in the UK prepares for National Children’s Day 2016, campaigns are also underway to stop the erosion of natural childhood. [more]

Giving peace a chance

Fri, 18 Mar 2016

Sekem CEO Helmy Abouleish has called for mutual respect in the dialogue between cultures. Biodynamic agriculture could provide concrete answers to the questions raised by conflict, he said. [more]

Global climate deal also requires rethink about society

Tue, 12 Jan 2016

STUTTGART (NNA) – The global climate deal worked out by 195 countries in Paris in December represents historic progress but the realisation of its goals is not possible without restructuring our society at the same time. This...[more]

The cosmos in your living room

Tue, 12 Jan 2016

The idea of the harmony of the spheres has been around for about two-and-a-half thousand years and was developed by Phythagoras. At the start of the seventeenth century, Johannes Kepler gave the idea crucial new momentum in his...[more]

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