„The more powerful general intelligence is, the greater its ability to address specific problems.“
Edgar Morin (The Seven Knowledges Necessary for Future Education)
Our goal is to give young people an overall understanding of the ecological, economic and social challenges of today’s world. We want to heighten their awareness of global interrelationships and their own actions. Aside from the fun of playing together in the group, we focus on factual knowledge, strengthening and enhancing life skills. With the intention of promoting the formation of values young people and adults should be transformed into well-informed and self-reflective change-makers, who become active in their own living environment.
Landscape of Knowledge | Science Association Carinthia is a nonprofit organization that supports science-based activities and, in collaboration with partners, creates spaces for linking theory and practice. Our aim is to critically and self-consciously engage with the societal challenges of our time in order to contribute to the development of a sustainable society.
Landscape of Knowledge
The Energieinstitut Vorarlberg educates, advises, and researches for meaningful energy use and renewable energy sources. With the educational program "Understanding Energy Autonomy," age-appropriate and exciting offerings are provided from kindergarten to high school. Experience exhibitions, strategy games, experimentation workshops, and excursions awaken the curiosity and exploration spirit of children and adolescents, turning them into enthusiastic ambassadors of Energy Autonomy Vorarlberg.
Participation.st, the center for children, youth, and citizen participation in Graz, is a nonprofit and nonpartisan association. Participation.st advocates for the right to participation and develops suitable conditions for a lived culture of participation while promoting democratic thinking and action. Climate protection and the SDGs are the foundation of all activities.
The team of WORLD OF CHILDREN engages with people from different positions and age groups in a network for a child-friendly society. The primary goal is to strengthen the participation of young people in shaping society and to increase protection against violence and deprivation in family and social contexts.