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Tomorrow’s responsible adult is today’s responsible child. This means that he is responsible for his action, for the way he behaves, for his involvement in community and moreover he is responsible for what he leaves for the next generation. It may be easy to write, but how we become responsible in practice or in our daily life? The shortest and most efficient way...
  Global warming is a very real and present problem, with a significant contribution to society. Numerous international bodies have taken position against these negative effects, among which the most important are the European Union (EU) and the United Nations. Also, non-governmental organizations have a major role. However, the effects of global warming should be a...
Education was never an easy to deal with subject nor could it be effortlessly discussed. So to hold a debate with the topic of formal education vs. non-formal education, vs. informal is not only a challenge but also an opportunity to confront young promoters and representatives of the three forms of education. Thus, "armed" with an experienced moderator, Monica...
  An important strategic direction of the Institute for Management and sustainable development is concerned with the promotion of e-Government and Information society. In this respect, in all national and international projects in which I represented the Organization I tried to identify the main trends and issues for the development of electronic services and that of the...
As I have used so far, I am writing today about a new concept that may become a landmark in sustainable development projects and your community. This, known mostly in its English version, namely "Cradle to Cradle" approach, brings a new perspective in the foreground a new way of thinking and building society. You will also see that the principles of this system are...
Poverty and social inequality are current world problems, as far as real as it is difficult to address only a single perspective. Moreover, it is one of the biggest challenges for sustainable development. Given that one third of the world's population lives on less than $ 2 / day and over one third suffers from malnutrition, how can the business environment be involved in...
  David Bornstein, author of "How to Change the World: Social Entrepreneurs and the Power of New Ideas", states that "Social entrepreneurs identify resources where other people see only problems. They see the villagers a solution, not just passive recipients. They start with taking skills and find resources in the communities they serve. " I read at...
„This world demands the qualities of youth; not a time of life but a state of mind, a temper of the will, a quality of the imagination, a predominance of courage over timidity, of the appetite for adventure over the life of ease." Robert f. Kennedy We, the youth of today are the ones we have adapted, perhaps, the faster and better technological change and...
We talk about the sustainable development principles at all levels: as individuals, as society, as generations. But what have we done to make them become reality? From where do we begin, how can we continue and who are the main actors involved? Starting from ourself to the macro-structures of our society, we are all responsible for our activities and for their effects. When I...
All the people around me know that I’m more than interested in CSR, social responsibility and community involvement.  So, it was a big and pleaseant suprinse for me to read the news regarding the RCB’s CSR report. The surprise comes from the fact that this report is written according to the highest standards in the field, Global Reporting Iniative, GRI-G3. For...