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Futures Literacy training for Net Zero Emissions Maritime Hubs

The Futures Literacy Cognitive Skills training was designed with a view to helping Net-zero Emissions Maritime Hubs Deep Demonstration Design Partners and Challenge Owners dig deeper into Futures Literacy capability...
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Kozani 2040_ Futures Literacy across the Deep Demonstrations (FLxDEEP) – JUST TRANSORMATION

On the 3rd and 4th of December 2020, the FLxDeep Consortium, represented by UNESCO Chair on Futures Research_ FORTH/PRAXI Network, in collaboration with the Regional Development Agency of West Macedonia...
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Futures Literacy-a 21st-century skill for young people

Androniki Papaterpou and Irianna Lianaki-Dedouli ‘Young people…are calling for change now…It is a call to live today in ways that are consistent with the values of freedom and resilience’ as...
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UNESCO Chair on Futures Research joins the World Futures Studies Federation

UNESCO Chair on Futures Research_FORTH/PRAXI Network joins the World Futures Studies Federation (WFSF). WFSF, founded in 1973, has been a valuable UNESCO and UN consultative partner for several decades. The...
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FORTH joins the largest European Knowledge and Innovation Community for Climate

The Foundation for Research and Technology – Hellas acknowledging the need to accelerate efforts to combat climate crisis and work towards the achievement of the sustainable development goals (SDGs) became...
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Things from the futures Minecraft: Education Edition

Minecraft is a video game that allows players to construct out of textured cubes a three-dimensional world. Activities include exploration, resource gathering, and creating. Microsoft acquired Minecraft in 2014, and...
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Futures literacy & climate action: building on COVID 19 experience

The COVID 19 pandemic constituted a major disruption worldwide having tremendous impact on the socio-economic fabric of many countries and regions. We share the belief that it is urgent not...
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FutureProof: Novel services for future proof agencies and SMEs

FutureProof is a novel knowledge exchange and co-design platform that uses foresight and scenario planning methodologies to co-develop novel innovation services for SMEs. It takes into account the rapid and...
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A Futures Literacy – Theatre Lab (FLTL) for asylum-seeking unaccompanied minors

Asylum-seeking unaccompanied minors, one of the most vulnerable groups, were the beneficiaries of a future oriented, action learning activity that UNESCO Chair on Futures Research (FORTH/PRAXI Network) and Iliaktida organized...
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