Halfway between Norway and Iceland in the North Atlantic Ocean lies the Faroe Islands with a population of around 50,000.
NordForsk: Seeking Proposals for Nordic Centre of Excellence under the Nordic Research Programme Education for Tomorrow
The aim of the call is to bridge the gap between research and practice in the area of teaching and learning ... Sweden, Greenland, the Faroe Islands, and the ┼land Islands. For more information, please visit NordForsk Call for Proposals.
Publ.Date : Mon, 17 Apr 2017 01:54:00 GMT
Food And The Faroe Islands: How One Small Country Can Teach Us All A Lesson In Fighting Food Waste
The Faroe Islands has a special relationship with the earth. There are very few trees on the islands, and not much grows there - bar potatoes, turnips, rhubarb and kohlrabi. You won?t see any pigs, and you might see one or two cows. The Faroese work ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 24 Sep 2016 00:48:56 GMT
10th Edition of Fisherman\'s Day Marked in Faroe Islands
Fishermen teach children how to cut a whale during the 10th edition of the Fisherman's Day in Klaksvik, the Faroe Islands, Aug. 17, 2013. Fishing is the main industry of the Faroe Islands. To protect local culture, the second largest city Klaksvik hold the ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 18 Aug 2013 14:59:00 GMT
This bloody whaling documentary could teach you something about sustainable food
Out in the far North Atlantic, in the tiny Faroe Islands, an isolated population of 50,000 subsists largely on what it can eke from the steep, uncharitable land (mostly sheep) as well as what they can haul from the sea. And for hundreds of years ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 31 Mar 2015 12:24:26 GMT
Sam Judd: What are we teaching our kids?
In the Faroe Islands, it is a cultural tradition to herd up whales and ... as this will solve many social and environmental problems as the kids also teach their parents. It is hardly surprising that an educational report from our government states that ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 01 Feb 2014 02:50:11 GMT
The Faroe Islands is a country with only one university. This is what it?s like
Bartal moved away from the Faroe Islands to study computer science at Royal Holloway. The stories of his homeland are ... As UArctic is the country?s only uni, the computer degree is very general, teaching you web design but little else.
Publ.Date : Tue, 08 Sep 2015 17:00:00 GMT
Local Author Illustrates Book On Faroe Islands
McGrath has been auto didactically teaching himself the Faroese language for the past three years, and has gained a proficiency in reading, writing and spoken Faroese. He is a freelance writer and author of A Pictorial View of the Faroe Islands ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 30 Nov 2012 03:04:00 GMT
The EU condemns Faroe Islands and Iceland to poverty
When Sigmundur DavÝ Gunnlaugsson, Prime Minister of Iceland, visited Brussels last month, he tried to teach the European Union a lesson ... Yesterday, she decided to adopt trade measures against Faroe Islands and Iceland to allegedly protect the Atlanto ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 21 Aug 2013 02:38:11 GMT
Icelandic Course Exported to Faroe Islands
The program has now also been exported to the Faroe Islands where Faroese Online will be developed ... as well as experience of teaching Icelandic as a second language at the University of Iceland. The curriculum is practical and covers vocabulary for ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 05 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Bj÷rk?s Biophilia will shape future scientists
One of the main aims is to encourage children's curiosity in natural science and teach them to think more creatively. In the middle of November 2014, teachers from the five Nordic countries, the ┼land Islands, the Faroe Islands and Greenland, met to ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 07 Dec 2014 16:00:00 GMT