OD 2018

One of the things I really like about the international day at Fagerlia is all the different aspects we get from stories. People telling about something that stands very close to themselves. It opens up our eyes when we hear about the world’s problems from people with a closer connection to these different situations.  The lecture…

“One girl with courage is a revolution”

This is my thoughts and meanings about the movie Girl Rising. It is a film about the benefit of educating girls. The story that made the greatest impression on me during this film was Amina’s story. Amina lives in Afghanistan and was forced to encounter in child marriage in an age of 13-14. She said…

Gender equality and quality education

Quality education and gender equality are much better today than it was a couple of years ago. However, after reading the two post about the UN goals I can see that there are still work to do so they can be fulfilled, and I now understand how intertwined they really are. The actual problem about this…

Water is life changing

The availability of clean water is a necessity for everyone. However, the current situation in our world makes it hard for some communities and people to have access to this. Especially women in many countries have to walk long distances each day to collect clean water. Therefore, many women and girls are forced to stop…

The UN sustainable development goals

The UN sustainable development goals are made to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. These goals are important so people will be acknowledged with what the worlds biggest issues currently are. The goal is to achieve these specific targets over the next 15 years, where everyone in our society needs to…