End Poverty 2015 - school http://endpoverty2015.org/en/taxonomy/term/134/0 en Youth Produced 'Fight Poverty' Presentation Greets GA Delegates http://endpoverty2015.org/en/united-statesnews/youth-produced-fight-poverty-presentation-greets-ga-delegates/26/oct/07 <p>At the opening of the General Assembly this September the GA assembly asked delegates and Heads of State to watch a slide show made by Macedonian children about poverty. They were winners of the U.S. State Deparment&#8217;s Doors to Diplomacy Competition.</p> <p>The annual contest asks students aged 11 to 18 from around the world to create web sites that teach the importance of international affairs and diplomacy. In 2006, some 305 teams from 46 countries submitted entries. The four students and a teacher from Metodi Mitevski Brico School in Delcevo, Macedonia, whose Web site explores the problem of children living in poverty won, as well as three students and a teacher from Florida Virtual School in Orlando, Florida, with a Web site on the United Nations.</p> <p>The web site created by the four students and their teacher, Roza Stamenkovska, greets the viewer with searing images of children around the world existing in deplorable conditions. The introduction features the music Conquest of Paradise by the Greek composer Vangelis.</p> http://endpoverty2015.org/en/united-statesnews/youth-produced-fight-poverty-presentation-greets-ga-delegates/26/oct/07#comments Europe Global Partnership General Assembly school UN Fri, 26 Oct 2007 18:02:02 +0000 admin 123 at http://endpoverty2015.org