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15 global challenges that cannot be addressed by any government acting alone

  The 15 Global Challenges  from t he Millennium Project, a global participatory think tank. 1. How can sustainable development be achieved for all while addressing global climate change? 2. How can everyone have sufficient clean water without conflict? 3. How can population growth and resources be brought into balance? 4. How can genuine democracy emerge from authoritarian regimes? 5. How can decisionmaking be enhanced by integrating improved global foresight during unprecedented accelerating change? 6. How can the global convergence of information and communications technologies work for everyone? 7. How can ethical market economies be encouraged to help reduce the gap between rich and poor? 8. How can the threat of new and reemerging diseases and immune micro-organisms be reduced? 9. How can education make humanity more intelligent, knowledgeable, and wise enough to address its global challenges? 10. How can shared values and new security strategies reduce ethnic conflicts, terroris

School trip to the Derby Theatre

School trip to the Derby Theatre to watch a performance of Wind in the Willows presented by Derby Live. This is not a curriculum visit, and the cost of the visit is £12 which includes theatre ticket, transport and insurance. This kind of trips requires a Derby City Education Service Consent form which must be completed. I can never remember my GP's name and telephone number, every time I have to search in Google.


LAST NIGHT OF THE PROMS Saturday 11 September from 4.00pm Big Screen, Market Place, Derby Calling all music lovers in Derby! You are invited to join in the magical musical experience that is the Last Night of the Proms, hosted by BBC Radio Derby's Andy Potter on Derby Market Place on Saturday 11 September from 4.00pm. Take your seats for what promises to be a fantastic evening of music starting off with performances from local bands, all paying homage to 'The Proms', including a vibrant and exciting performance from Sinfonia ViVA's unique jazz combo, Triple Bop. Plus, expect audience participation and a dose of 'Cool Britannia' to warm up those voices! And onto the main event! Audiences will have the opportunity to watch the entire Last Night of the Proms 2010 screened live on Derby's Big Screen where Derby will join the audience at the Royal Albert Hall via a live link. The concert starts at 7.30pm until 10.40pm. So, prepare for the concert, pack your picn