Many of this year’s events have demonstrated the irreplaceable necessity for a better understanding of the global condition humanity is facing or, in other words, a better global understanding. There are a growing number of people who fear globalization, and around the world there are political forces that are profiting from this fear. We need to take these fears seriously, and we should help to overcome them by creating a better understanding of the new conditions people find themselves living with.
Keeping this in mind, at the IYGU we have been working hard to create a better Global Understanding. We would like to share many exciting developments with you. Keep reading to go over the most important events, updates, and developments for the IYGU!
Benno Werlen, IYGU Executive Director