Sustainability in Youth Work

On Monday, September 16th, 2019, Monon organised an interactive event for youth workers and teachers from Salzburg, in cooperation with Akzente Pinzgau. The aim of the event was to create a broader understanding for the different topics and goals of sustainable development among the participants and to enable them to share these themes and values Read More …

Kongress: Ökologie der Kindheit

Die Herausforderung türmen sich: Waldbrand im Amazonas, Migrationsströme aus dem Süden, Plastikfluten in den Weltmeeren, u.v.m. Wir allen kennen Sie die Herausforderungen und wissen: es gibt viel zu tun, und mit jedem Jahr, in dem wir im alten System verhaftet bleiben, werden sich die ökologischen und sozialen Herausforderungen vervielfachen. Ist unser Bildungssystem nun   Bildungsstandards Read More …

Teilnehmer für Jugendarbeitermobilität im September 2019 gesucht

Monon e.U. nimmte im Rahmen des Projektes You LEAD an der Jugendarbeitermobilität in Struga, Mazedonien vom 19. – 26.9. teil und haben noch einen Platz für diese Mobilität zu vergeben. Gesucht werden Jugendarbeiter, Weltverbesserer und Nachhaltigkeitshelden aus Österreich die sich gerne eine Woche lang mit Gleichgesinnten am idyllischen Ohrid See austauschen und weiterbilden möchten. Interessierte Read More …

Radikal Regional

Lokale Produzenten und Gastronomen wieder näher zusammen zu bringen und lokale Produkte besser vermarkten … das are eines der Ziele der Veranstaltung der Klima und Energiemodellregion Saalachtal. Rund 50 Personen trafen sich an dem sonnigen Vormittag in Saalfelden um sich zum Thema auszutauschen. Im Rahmen der Arbeiten von Monon e.U. durfte ich dabei gemeinsam mit Read More …

YouLead Project in Macedonia

We are excited, that Monon e.U. has gotten the possibility to participate in the ERASMUS + funded project YouLEAD In Macedonia. The project is coordinated by Marketing Gate and is working on the topic of the sustainable development goals and social media marketing with a paricular focus on using social media through smart phones. trainings Read More …

environmental sustainability in sport and culture and events: another tragedy of the common

Nested sustainability With this year’s group of students, I have been exploring in depth again, what it means to be sustainable in Sport, Culture or Event Management. My course was based on the idea of nested sustainability. This idea, which is also illustrated in the graphic on the left, is having the assumption, that there Read More …

The rights of Nature – a possible solution to the worlds ecological crisis

Introduction The solution I would like to discuss in this assignment brings us deep into the fields of environmentalism, saving the world’s ecosystems and into the field of law. I am going to summarize the worldwide ongoing “Rights of Nature” movement, which intends to revolutionize the jurisdiction systems, granting basic rights to nature or even Read More …

Doughnut Economics

Decreasing relevance of mainstream economy The reasoning and explanations of economics concerns the life of all people across the world, as Michaels states ‘economic beliefs, values and assumptions are shaping how we think, feel and act’ (Michaels, 2011, p. 9). However, economic theory evolved and changed its perspective and arguments several times over history, placing Read More …

Two Schools of thought of Social Business

As with so many concept in the world, also Social Business is a term which can have multiple meanings dependent on the context of the person, who uses it. I’ve realized that first time during a conversation with an American impact investor from the Wallstreet. He explained me with firm conviction that what we do Read More …