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For the past weeks, our class has worked on raising awareness for the conflict in Yemen. My group decided to make a poster focusing on child soldiers who are being taken to fight in the war. What have I learned? Since 2014 approximately 10 300 children were forcibly recruited into war by the Houthi Movement. TheseFortsett å lese «The conflict in Yemen»
Desert Flower is an extraordinary movie which not only touches people’s hearts, but also sends shivers down their spine. The movie touches upon many important topics as immigration, cultural differences and cruel female genital mutilation. The story in the film is based on true events which happened to a Somali girl, Waris Dirie, which isFortsett å lese «Desert Flower»
A moment ago, I listened to Julien S. Bourelle having a TED-talk about how culture is affecting our behavior. He makes several good points addressing how cultural differences can lead to miscommunication. Bourelle says there are three ways one can relate to culture; to confront, to complain or to conform. If you confront you thinkFortsett å lese «Cross-cultural communication»
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