#11: Special – Solutions for children
In this episodes, we’re talking about solutions and progress for children worldwide: from the first malaria vaccine in Africa and a bill banning corporal punishment in Pakistan to mental health days for schoolchildren in Illinois and a partnership in the UK aiming to make school grounds greener and more animal-friendly.
Hosts: Ed Crasnick, Jonathan Widder. Editing: Nina Bohlmann.
A German Journalist and a Jewish Comic discuss the latest and greatest solution based news stories from around the world. A podcast about the amazing, wildly creative things people are doing to solve our biggest social problems today – from goats helping to fight wildfires to prisons without wardens and guns.
Hosts: Ed Crasnick, Jonathan Widder
Tags: solutions, society, sustainability, social innovation, solutions journalism, constructive journalism.
WHO gives the go-ahead for the first malaria vaccine in Africa, BBC News
Pakistan passes historic bill banning corporal punishment of children, The Guardian
Schoolchildren in Illinois will be able to take 5 mental health days off school, NPR
“Nature-friendly schools” are helping the UK’s wildlife-deprived children, BBC News