Slovakia: Organic farm hiring Roma appreciated abroad, but not by the state

Green (Living) Review

ou, Slovakia : On December 18, 2013 the US Chamber of Commerce expressed its appreciation for an organic farm in the Slovak village of Rudlov u Vranov? Slovakia has an aid package worth EUR 200 million available for Romani integration, but the farm has received none of that funding.

Slovakia's Energy Dilemma

Celsias

The implosion of the USSR in December 1991 produced massive economic "collateral damage" in its East European allies, as they simultaneously sought both to assert their new-found independence and draw closer to their potential European allies on the western side of 1946's "Iron Curtain.".

Poverty in Romani settlements to become a tourist attraction in Slovakia

Green (Living) Review

By Michael Smith (Veshengro) Speculation has been circulating for some time that tourism in Slovakia could be developed around organizing visits to Romani settlements.

Bitcoin's impact on the Planet

Green (Living) Review

If Bitcoin miners were one country, it would be ranked 61st in the world based on electricity consumption, comparable to Morocco or Slovakia.

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Nazi terrorists murder Romani-Gypsy woman in Czech Republic

Green (Living) Review

Authorities seems to wish to play down the recent attacks against Romanies in the former CSSR, in both the Czech lands as well as in Slovakia. Is it all starting again? by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Prague, Czech Republic January 2012 : A Romani-Gypsy woman was killed by two racist terrorists in the capital of Czech Republic, Prague on January 10, 2012.

How Green Is Your Valley? Reflections on Environment 2012

Green Home Blog

How Green Is Your Valley? Reflections on Environment 2012. It’s not a question most people are comfortable asking now that Congress has a Republican majority which seems hell-bent on undoing all the environmental advances gained over the past decade.

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Blind upon the right eye

Green (Living) Review

Many other European Union member states also seems to be afflicted in this way, and here also and especially many of the countries that once were in the Soviet sphere of influence, such as the Czech Republic and Slovakia (former CSSR), Hungary and others. by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The German security apparatus is not simply incompetent when it comes to Neo-Nazis such as the National Socialist Underground and even the NPD, but blind upon the right eye.

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Air pollution in Europe has high economic and human cost

Green Blog

Germany and Poland are followed by Romania which has four of the dirtiest facilities; three are located in Bulgaria and the United Kingdom, two are in Greece; and the Czech Republic, Estonia, Italy and Slovakia all have one each.

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Credit rating agency downgrades nine Euro-zone countries

Green (Living) Review

S&P has cut the ratings of Italy, Spain, Portugal and Cyprus by two notches and the standings of France, Austria, Malta, Slovakia and Slovenia by one notch each. by Michael Smith (Veshengro) London,UK, January 2012 : Credit rating agency Standard & Poor's has downgraded the credit ratings of nine Euro-zone countries, stripping France and Austria of their coveted triple-A status. The status of EU paymaster Germany, however, remains untouched.

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Why coppice?

Green (Living) Review

In some parts of Europe the use of wood for everyday objects continued much longer and in some cases continues to this day and the coppice worker''s products are still in demand, such as in some areas of Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania and Bulgaria. By Michael Smith (Veshengro) Were it not for the question mark this could be mistaken for the name of a woodland but while it is not about woodlands and their management it is.

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Europe bans bee-harming pesticides

Green Blog

The UK, Czech Republic, Italy, Hungary, Romania, Slovakia, Austria and Portugal voted no the suspension.

VisionConsult presents "Village of the Future" for Roma Inclusion

Green (Living) Review

A region with strong Roma minorities is the Balkans, with countries like Bulgaria, Hungary, Macedonia, Romania, Serbia and Slovakia featuring a Roma minority approaching 10% of the population or even surpassing this figure.

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Fascism in Germany did not start with Hitler and the NSDAP

Green (Living) Review

Pogroms against Gypsies, however, are occurring already frequently in Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Italy, and also in Germany. Fascism in Germany did not start with Hitler and the NSDAP and neither did it end there by Michael Smith (Veshengro) It has often been suggested and is generally assumed that Fascism in Germany equals National-Socialism and thus began with Hitler and the NSDAP.

MARKS & SPENCER AND AQUAMARINE POWER WIN TOP EUROPEAN ENVIRONMENT AWARDS

Green (Living) Review

Marks & Spencer and Aquamarine Power were two of the five winners with the others coming from Slovakia, Germany and Belgium. Marks & Spencer and Aquamarine Power have both won the 2012 European Business Awards for the Environment (EBAE). They were victorious over 156 other entrants from across the 24 European Member States.

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The brown menace is on the rise again

Green (Living) Review

We don't even want to talk about Hungary where uniformed fascist groups are attacking Gypsy settlements and murdering people, nor about Italy where recently soccer fans in a stadium called for a pogrom against Romani people, nor about the attacks against Sinti and Roma people in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, to name but a few countries.

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Limited Power Supply Shackles Armenia to Precarious Nuclear Plant

Green Prophet

The European Union required Bulgaria and Slovakia to shut down VVER 440 units in those countries before they could join the EU. In bucolic but earthquake-prone Armenia, people both fear and rely on a nuclear power plant that has operated for three decades with no primary containment structure.

Fighting Corruption Toolkit

The Green Changemakers

Corruption Fighters’ Tool Kit Special Edition 2004 Teaching Integrity to Youth: Examples from 11 countries Click on the links below to download individual chapters of the Tool Kit. CONTENTS 1. Introduction 2. Macau SAR Mr Pig and Superman William: Ethics Education for Primary Pupils 3.

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Shocking analysis by country of years left to zero emissions

Green Blog

“Australia is committed to a greedy and inhumane course of climate exceptionalism, climate racism and climate injustice.&#. We all know that we have to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) pollution and eventually reach zero emissions.

The Entrepreneur's Revolution and You

The Green Changemakers

Tiny Slovakia went from a handful in 1989 to over 10,000 last year. What is a Social Entrepreneur? Social entrepreneurs are individuals with innovative solutions to society’s most pressing social problems.

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Texting for Healthy Babies — Sightline Daily - Northwest News that.

Sightline Daily

Its still the case that the "United States ranks 30th in the world in infant mortality rates — between Poland and Slovakia. Skip to content. Skip to navigation Advanced Search Document Actions Sections Front Page Daily News Daily Score Blog The Daily Score Special Series Sustainababy: Born to be Green 31 In a Series Texting for Healthy Babies Posted by Anna Fahey 02/09/2011 10:30 AM Text messages about health to new moms and moms-to-be. I wish Id known about this sooner!

Texting for Healthy Babies — Sightline Daily - Northwest News that.

Sightline Daily

Its still the case that the "United States ranks 30th in the world in infant mortality rates — between Poland and Slovakia. Skip to content. Skip to navigation Advanced Search Document Actions Sections Front Page Daily News Daily Score Blog The Daily Score Special Series Sustainababy: Born to be Green 31 In a Series Texting for Healthy Babies Posted by Anna Fahey 02/09/2011 10:30 AM Text messages about health to new moms and moms-to-be. I wish Id known about this sooner!

Island Nations can fight Climate Genocide with Carbon Debt & Carbon Credit Analysis

Green Blog

At the 2011 Durban Climate Conference the US, with the help of its climate criminal lackeys Australia and Canada, again succeeded in preventing requisite international climate change action. It was reported that Island States had again pleaded with other representatives to avert “ climate genocide ” but their pleas fell on deaf ears at Durban, as at Cancun, as at Copenhagen.

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Analysis by country of fossil fuel burning-based Carbon Debt and Carbon Credit

Green Blog

Fossil fuel burning yielding the greenhouse gas (GHG) carbon dioxide (CO2) is a major component of man-made global warming. In relation to carbon pollution from the burning of fossil fuels, Net Carbon Debt is equal to the Historical Carbon Debt (from fossil fuel burning since the start of the Industrial Revolution in circa 1750) minus the Carbon Credit (the residual carbon pollution from fossil fuel burning permitted between now and zero emissions in 2050).