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Quiz // How well do you know your world?

Dear Participants, On the 22th of April we have launched The Impactor, which is a platform dedicated to reporting on how the Windesheim Community and the Zwolle area are at large work towards achieving the Global Goals, set for 2030. These goals were agreed upon by world leaders to ensure a better world. In the […]

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To Take Beer As Life : Never Best, Just Better

by Haowen Qi After arriving at his factory at 7:10, Focke Hettinga prepares himself a cup of black coffee with nothing, turns on that old radio to play music for around 1 hour and gets ready to brew, bottle and label his Hettinga beer for the whole workday.

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Food supply chain transparency: the “adventures” of our food

Shelter City Bike Challenge

Audio // Ride For Right : to Fight for everyone’s Human Right

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Bag against poverty – the sustainable way

by Laura Revnic Extreme poverty has declined significantly over the last two decades. More than 1 billion people have been lifted out of extreme poverty since 1990, the percentage having dropped to 8% in 2018. However, it is still a pressing issue around the world, as there are still billions of people that have to make a […]

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VDL & DAF announce their first electronic and environmentally friendly truck

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World Press Photo in Zwolle

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Shelter City Bike Challenge: Together for Resilient Defenders

by Wanzhen Li and Biling Yu Every morning you can go to school after enjoying a breakfast. You are free to express your views in class every day; after class. You can choose to go for sports or hang out with friends. At night, you don’t have to worry about not having a place to sleep…

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Small steps DO matter: How do citizens in the Netherlands fight against flood?

The Hague: No flooding risk

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Climate change is greatly worsening the threat of flooding in Europe

by Laura Revnic, Wanzhen Li and Adrià Solé The Netherlands is one of the countries most renowned for its success in coping with rising water and subsiding land as one third of the country is below sea level.

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Gender inequalities in sports

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4 daily behaviors to end poverty

by Wanzhen Li Most of us lead a life without paying too much attention to how to get food and where to sleep. However, many people around us are still suffering from a lack of basic living conditions.

Best version of yourself // Motivational Video

by Sara Cid Tired of the usual? Do you think your life is becoming a routine?

Video // DutchFiets

by Maria Prosviryakova, Sara Cid and Adrià Solé Are reciclable bikes really posible? Would you pay a 1.000 euros for it? Just pay attention to this video and enjoy the bicycle field revolution.

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Audio // The Community Fridge: what can the young generation do to reduce food waste

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King’s day – helping the environment

by Wanzhen Li and Laura Revnic April 27th marks the biggest celebration in the Netherlands, the birthday of the king Willem-Alexander.

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Tips for the weekend: King’s Day

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What’s going on?

by Maria Prosviryakova There is a list of solutions already been made towards achieving global goals. We all love promising ideas and approaches which work for sure, right? Have a look and gain some inspiration for the upcoming week!

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World Reading Day: The coolest 3 reading places in the world

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Weekly weather report

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The Global Goals – Goal 1 – No Poverty // Explainer

by Laura Revnic   “Armed with an understanding of how many challenges humanity has overcome so far, you’re inspired to do whatever you can to help solve today’s problems and prevent tomorrow’s.” – Bill Gates   Each week we take a closer look at one global goal and we try to give a little explainer. […]

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Video // Can a shelf fight against Climate Change?

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Audio // Mushrooms on Coffee Bean Ground: To Rethink What We Eat

Video // Are the GlobalGoals Ambasadors Superhumans?

by Maria Prosviryakova, Laura Revnic and Biling Yu   What was the last song they sang along to? What was the last thing they Googled?