Welcome to the #GET Station, the 1st stop along the SAGE journey!
Here, we fly into Uzbekistan to gain insight into key #GET themes:
#Corruption | #EnvironmentalSecurity | #ChildLabour | #HumanRights
Part 1: You’ll learn why United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon calls the Aral Sea“one of the worst environmental disasters of the world.” (The United Nations)
Thanks to historic satellite imagery, we’ve created a ‘tour’ that will display changes in water volume over the last 40 years.
Part 2: You’ll learn why ‘back to school’ is code for ‘back to the cotton fields’ in Uzbekistan.
Like all SAGE stations, you’ll find photos, video, informational resources (below)
and learning activities, here.