Transforming schools to innovation hubs towards sustainability challenges Loukas Katikas (EA) – 23rd of March 2023 In recent years, there has been a growing trend towards involving students learning on their own, where they are seen as partners and active contributors to the learning process. The aim is to make learning more engaging and […]
GreenScent at the UN WSIS Forum 2023 – Workshop presentation
GreenScent at the UN WSIS Forum 2023 – Workshop presentation – Pilar Orero (UAB team) – 30th of January 2023 Pilar Orero presented the workshop she will organise with the GreenSCENT partners for the UN WSIS Forum 2023. On Friday, 27 January 2023 at 14:00-15:00 CET at ITU Headquarters, Geneva, Switzerland with remote participation the Second Meeting of […]
Recycling Programme at Royal School in Transylvania
Recycling Programme at Royal School in Transylvania Anda Badita (Royal School in Transylvania) – 29th of November 2022 Over 35 000 kilograms of plastic and paper! This is the quantity recycled by the Royal School in Transylvania students since implementing the Recycling Programme in our school. This academic year we managed to gather […]
Environmental awareness and accessibility in video games Alba: A Wildlife Adventure
Environmental awareness and accessibility in video game Alba: A Wildlife Adventure Chiara Gunella and María Eugenia Larreina Morales, (UAB team) – 29th of September 2022 Alba: A Wildlife Adventure is a 2020 single player video game developed by the London-based studio Ustwo Games. The player controls Alba, a young girl who is visiting her […]
GreenSCENT at the European Researcher’s Night!
GreenSCENT at the European Researcher’s Night! (UAB and UNINETTUNO, 28th of September 2022) Members of the Transmedia research group at UAB and members of UNINETTUNO will lead two workshops as part of the European Researcher’s Night in Barcelona and Rome on the 30th of September. The European Night of Research is a European-wide public […]
What we (can) do: Teenagers And Ecology.
What we (can) do! (Smart team – 20th of September 2022) SMART lifestyle A more developed environmental awareness, encompassing both knowledge and behaviour, is more needed than ever, especially in Eastern Europe. There are many ways in which we can raise awareness of the importance of ecology among young people, and here you can read […]
Environmental awareness and accessibility in video games. The Sims 4: Eco Lifestyle.
Environmental awareness and accessibility in video games. The Sims 4: Eco Lifestyle. (María Eugenia Larreina Morales and Chiara Gunella (UAB team) –14th of July 2022 The Sims is a popular life simulation video game series developed and published by Electronic Arts. The first game was released in 2000, and soon after sequels and expansion packs […]
The Cleanair@School initiative has started!
The Cleanair@School initiative has started! The 4Sfera team – 12th of May 2022 Hi, we have lots of news to share with you! As one of the partners in the GreenSCENT project, we at 4Sfera are working on the Cleanair@School initiative. What is it? We are piloting the use of passive sensors to be […]
GreenSCENT at the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS)
GreenSCENT at the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) UAB team – 8th of April 2022 One of the goals of GreenSCENT is to foster awareness and actions for climate justice. One way to achieve this aim is to join round table discussions where themes, such as green and smart education, accessibility and sustainability […]
Five Simple Steps to Reduce Our Digital Carbon Footprint
Five Simple Steps to Reduce Our Digital Carbon Footprint Sarah McDonagh (UAB) – 3rd of March 2022 At GreenSCENT, we believe that we have the ability to reduce the worst effects of climate change through simple everyday actions as well as collective action. Today, we are looking at what we can do to reduce our […]