Change is possible. It starts from you. Today we need to build a strong environmental and climate literate society, so join America House to celebrate World Earth Day! Watch a documentary Racing Extinction and meet Nataliya Gozak, WWF Projects Coordinator who will speak on Living Planet Report and environmental situation in Ukraine.
Documentary storyline: Scientists predict we may lose half the species on the planet by the end of the century. They believe we have entered the sixth major extinction event in Earth's history. Number five took out the dinosaurs. This era is called the Anthropocene, or 'Age of Man', because the evidence shows that humanity has sparked this catastrophic loss. We are the only ones who can stop it as well. The Oceanic Preservation Society, the group behind the Academy Award® winning film THE COVE, is back for "Racing Extinction". Along with some new innovators, OPS will bring a voice to the thousands of species on the very edge of life. An unlikely team of activists is out to expose the two worlds endangering species across the globe. The first threat to the wild comes from the international trade of wildlife. Bogus markets are being created at the expense of creatures who have survived on this planet for millions of years. The other threat is all around us, hiding in plain sight. There's a hidden world...
Please remember to bring your passport or driver's license.
Our celebration of female authors rolls on this week with the boldest most ahead-of-her time literary feminist of them all, Kate Chopin. Join us for a close reading and invigorating discussion of two of her best known short works, ‘The Storm’ and ‘The Story of an Hour’.
'Beyond Measure' follows a new vanguard of educators across the country who are pioneering a fresh vision for American schools. Pulling from expert research in education, child development, and cognitive and neuroscience, these leaders are creating a new type of classroom.
We are inviting journalists and media professionals to discuss the findings from the 2018 Media Sustainability Index. IREX's Media Sustainability Index (MSI) provides in-depth analyses of the conditions for independent media in 80 countries across the world.
Do you know how to Flip? No, not like the gymnasts! In this week's series with teachers of English we'll go over tips, strategies, and practical ideas for Flipping the language classroom.
This week we're looking at vocabulary practice, games, strategies for remembering words, and more fun and insightful ways to expand your knowledge.
Mark Pfeifle, President and CEO of OTR Strategies, will explain how to achieve policy goals through coordination of activities and strategic communication and messaging.
Have you ever had to give a pitch? Was it for school or work? Have you ever met anyone who you needed to impress with your quick and professional words? This week we'll be going over how to prepare and deliver the perfect pitch.
What do you really know about the United Nations? This week at WE@AH we're celebrating UN Day with discussion about the history and impact of the United Nations,Vexillology, and trivia.
Мета Форуму: допомогти бізнесу розвиватись у складних економічних умовах за допомогою різних інструментів залучення коштів та вирішення проблем громади.
During this session Justin van Dyke, Senior Outreach Officer, NYU Abu Dhabi Global Partner, Institute of International Education, will share tips and advice on completing Common Application to apply for undergraduate programs.