Tag Archives: stereotypes

Medvedia služba rozvojovým projektom SR v Keni

V subjektívnej impresii starostu obce Spišský Hrhov pre týždenník Týždeň, ktorá je označená ako reportáž, sa objavujú azda všetky stereotypy, na aké si len človek spomenie, keď sa uvedú kľúčové slová: samaritánstvo vs dobrovoľníctvo; rozvojová pomoc vs spolupráca; Afrika vs … Continue reading

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MediaAboutDev editor-in-chief at PechaKucha Night Auckland

“Despite my age I remember many important moments from Velvet revolution (1989). After Iron curtain fell down (and also later – after Czechoslovakia break up in 1993) many U.S. volunteers arrived to my home country / Slovakia as English-teachers. They … Continue reading

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To destroy our prejudices & stereotypes about other countries

Czechoslovakia as socialistic country (under the Soviet influence) used to provide international aid as a part of solidarity gesture to other socialistic countries until the year 1989. After the Velvet revolution Slovakia became the beneficiary of overseas assistance – country … Continue reading

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