When a small child asks where babies come from, many parents tend to simplify the answer and say that babies are brought from Paris by a stork, a classic tale that is repeated in countless children’s books and cartoons. Luisa María González With time, the child will learn […]
Cities across the region produce almost 540,000 tonnes of rubbish a day, 145,000 tonnes of which is not disposed of in the correct manner. By 2050 the daily figure for solid waste in urban areas could rise to 670,000 tonnes, a good deal of which would not be disposed of and treated properly if things carry on as they are.
Procrastination – from the Latin procrastinare: ‘to leave until the next day, to postpone’ – it is the habit of systematically putting off the tasks we are required to carry out. It is such a natural and widespread phenomenon that, according to experts, it has an evolutionary base, affecting on average 95% of the global population.
Studies carried out at a global level reveal that one in every three network users is under 18 years old, and 71% of digital citizens are young people between the ages of 15 and 24.
Children and adolescents are the most exposed and defenceless group to technological development, internet expansion and digital tools that have changed society.
It emerged in neighbouring Japan in 1994, but from its introduction to China, the QR code (quick response code) took off so fast that nowadays it is almost omnipresent in the socioeconomic life of this country.