Las Vegas International

Photo: Ron Mader, Café Berlin (some rights reserved) This page explores the international connections in Las Vegas including Ethiopia, Germany, India, Ireland, Mexico, Norway, Vietnam… Apologies in advance for the randomness of the links. We are starting our long-awaited deep dive and suggestions are welcome as we refresh and update this guide. Questions What first …

International Literacy Day is September 8

Poster September 8 is International Literacy Day. Hashtag: #LiteracyDay HistorySeptember 8 was declared International Literacy Day by UNESCO on November 17, 1965. Its aim is to highlight the importance of literacy to individuals, communities and societies. Celebrations take place around the world. Key Linksunesco.org/themes/literacy-all/literacy-dayConcept NoteEducation 2030: Incheon Declaration and Framework for Action (2015) Questions How …

Amnesty International

Logo Amnesty International Key Links https://www.amnesty.org https://www.facebook.com/amnestyglobal https://twitter.com/amnesty 2018 Mexico: Killing of Rarámuri leader highlights lack of state protection for human rights defenders Embedded Tweets Aung San Suu Kyi once stood as a symbol of hope, courage and the undying defence of human rights in #[email protected] recognised her with our highest honour, the Ambassador of …

International Museum Day 2018

Photo: Neon Boneyard (Las Vegas) May 18 is International Museum Day, an annual celebration coordinated by the International Council of Museums (ICOM). Hashtags: #IMD2018 and #InternationalMuseumDay To celebrate please tag, tweet and follow your favorite museums on the social web. Participation in International Museum Day is growing among museums all over the world. In 2017, …

#ProtectGoldButte Press Conference (2016)

It’s not breaking news, it’s streaming news! s Presenting the August 18 livestreaming video from Facebook Live from Las Vegas about the proposed Gold Butte conservation area. Details on the Protect Gold Butte website This press conference was a show of support connecting conservation and the new wave of responsible, conscious, Indigenous ecotourism. Senator Harry Reid and Representative Dina Titus, …