Prof. Joost Herman, director Globalisation Studies Groningen Institute said: “Globalisation of higher education institutions is not simply a development, it is a necessity for the world community to face all the challenges that we have nowadays in the world, be it in terms of climate, be it in terms of energy, be it in terms of world refugees, It’s an absolute necessity”.
Interesting project in Groningen lead by Hanzehogeschool and Quantified Self Institute: researching, developing and testing a self-tracker for kids and teenagers. Wearable Technology for Active Living video posted by Quantified Self Institute you can find below.
Energy transittion and energy innovation are ongoing topics in the north of the Netherlands. A new, solar energy project nearby Groningen is being talked about.
The quality of air in Europe based on European Environment Agency – Air Quality 2015 report.
On 30th of November 2015, European Energy Agency, an Agency of European Union, has published a new Air quality – 2015 report .