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News, 10/26/2017

Finnish arts education inspires action all over the Arctic

Photo: Antti Hartikainen/Turku University of Applied Sciences

“If we don’t take care of the environment and involve children in looking after it, there won’t be a future for them to inherit,” says David Yoken.

He’s a senior lecturer at the Arts Academy at the Turku University of Applied Sciences in southwestern Finland. The university leads the Green Actions project, which Yoken initiated, with the goal of using arts education to inspire children to be aware of climate change and the challenges it poses.

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Updated 10/26/2017


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