Monthly Archives: noviembre 2010

Blog Usage Instructions

I have attached here the instructions for the blog. These instructions cover the following topics: The basics to use the blog: How to register How to login How to write a post (the basics) – Including how to link, and … Continue reading

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Recent UN initiative

This is a program that officially started only last week- check out the “members,” which give a list of associated institutions by country. Academic Impact -Allison (IES Cantabria)

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Thanksgiving

If anybody else plans on teaching any of their kids about Thanksgiving, here is a powerpoint! Thanksgiving – Rachel (IES Marqués de Manzanedo)

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How people (try to) smuggle animals

Disturbing The 10 worst places to smuggle animals – Rachel (IES Marqués de Manzanedo)

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Afghanistan Conflict Monitor

The Afghanistan Conflict Monitor is packed with historical information as well as recent news articles and analyses. http://www.afghanconflictmonitor.org/ — Alicia Dallman (Sagrados Corazones)

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Women´s Rights: Afghanistan

While the following website encompasses some links and information that have already been provided, it also offers links to some in-depth reports and analyses (mostly within the past decade) about the situation in Afghanistan, particularly in relation to women’s rights. http://www.law-lib.utoronto.ca/diana/afghanwomen.htm — … Continue reading

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Animal Welfare Institute

The Animal Welfare Institute is a user-friendly site packed with information about wildlife trafficking. http://www.awionline.org/ht/d/sp/i/714/pid/714 — Alicia Dallman (Sagrados Corazones)

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Spain-UNEP LifeWeb Partnership

The Spain-UNEP LifeWeb Partnership is dedicated to wildlife conservation in Asia, Africa, and Latin America. http://www.unep.org/Documents.Multilingual/Default.asp?DocumentID=649&ArticleID=6804&l=en — Alicia Dallman (Sagrados Corazones)

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Kenya Elephant Poachers

The following link is a recent (November 1st) article about the deaths of elephant poachers in Kenya. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-11666641 –Alicia Dallman (Sagrados Corazones)

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The Global Warming Interactive Project

The Global Warming Interactive project works to demonstrate how global warming is multi-faceted with an interactive game in which students must serve as representatives of a country (Brazil for the prototype) and make choices within realistic limits, including a national … Continue reading

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