What should 2018 be the International Year of?

Roofdog (Some rights reserved) Kudos to @drspacejunk for prompting the question:What should 2018 be the International Year of? Translating: What should 2018 be the International Year of?French: En quoi 2018 devrait-elle être l’Année internationale?German: Was sollte 2018 das Internationale Jahr sein?Spanish: ¿Cuál debería ser 2018 el Año Internacional de?Swedish: Vad borde 2018 vara det internationella …

Gorilla Channel

Lingo Cards Trending on Twitter in 2018: The Gorilla Channel @pixelatedboat has created a parody excerpt of the new Fire and Fury book about Donald Trump’s first year in office. Source: On his first night in the White House, President Trump complained that the TV in his bedroom was broken, because it didn’t have ‘the …

Introducing Internet Universality Indicators

Lingo Cards News from UNESCO Help UNESCO finalize the draft Internet Universality Indicators Stakeholders are invited to review the first draft indicators document and respond to the three questions below by March 15, 2018. Submissions should be sent via email an online submission platform to be available in late December. Consultation questions: Are there any additional themes, questions or indicators which you …

Transforming Travel (book preview)

Book Cover Transforming Travel: Realising the Potential of Sustainable Tourism by Jeremy Smith. Available for download free for a limited time: https://www.cabi.org/bookshop/book/9781786394194 Table of Contents 1: Foreword 2: Introduction 3: The Transformative Hotel 4: Transforming Tours and Experiences 5: Transforming Places 6: Transforming Transport 7: Transforming Communication 8: Transforming Tourism 9: Further Reading Key Links …

Crossing Borders and Building Bridges #ILASSA38

Call for papers for the 2018 ILASSA 38 Conference which will take place March 1-3, 2018 at the University of Texas at Austin. Hashtag: #ILASSA38 Ilassa: Given the current sociopolitical climate across the globe and particularly in Latin America it becomes necessary forge new connections and solidarities between different cultures, knowledges and life projects. The …