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World Environment Day

World Environment Day

World Environment Day is celebrated every year on June 5 and is one of the most important tools of the UN to encourage and sensitize society about environmental protection. Every year this day follows a specific theme related to the environment. For 2020, the issue is...

Why does noboby talk about menstruation?

Why does noboby talk about menstruation?

"Aunt Flow gave me a visit", "I've got... you know". In the modern age we live in and while we have already studied and explained many of the functions of our body, menstruation is still taboo, even so great that the use of even the word itself is avoided.In the...

Chasing our dreams is not a cliché

Chasing our dreams is not a cliché

On the stage of the 1st TEDxIonianUniversity, founder of AP Showroom Alexandra Polymenakou took up the baton and spoke to us about something unique, yet mundane: the power of our dreams. "We can be happy by following the wishes of our souls", she mentioned. However,...

Culture: A word worth a thousand pictures

Culture: A word worth a thousand pictures

Culture... what a beautiful word. Colourful, with a scent reminiscent of our home, of traditional costumes, of the sea. Since the beginning of their creation, humans are considered social beings. Their efforts to survive in a society subject to written or unwritten...

Fearing the diversity of the human kind

Fearing the diversity of the human kind

Thirty years after the removal of homosexuality from the list of diseases of the World Health Organization and the establishment of May 17 as World Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Amphiphobia, racism and violence against the LGBTQ community still exists all...

The world needs all kinds of minds

The world needs all kinds of minds

Further to the speech on the stage of TED2010 of professor of zoology Temple Grandin, who was diagnosed with autism at a young age, we would like to refer to the variety of thinking of the human species. We think that any way of thinking that differs from the one...

Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day

There are various kinds of love on the planet. However, the most intense, the most selfless kind that lasts throughout our lives, but also before and after it is the love of mothers for their children. On the occasion of Mother's Day, we would like to thank the most...

True communication, what a difficult thing!

True communication, what a difficult thing!

Further to the speech of Celeste Headlee on the stage of TEDxCreativeCoast, we would like to refer to one of the hardest things that a person needs to do in the context of the society: have a conversation. Why is it nowadays so difficult to have a conversation? How is...

Be the change you want to see in the world

Be the change you want to see in the world

The speech of Roula Rouva, the owner of Roula Rouva Real Estate Agency, during TEDxIonianUniversity in 2019 inspired us and thus, we decided to present the world as a reality formed by the people experiencing it. How is the world we live in? What is the world we want?...

Walking on tightrope

Walking on tightrope

Further to the speech of Evgenia Thanou, director of Doctors of the World Greece during the first TEDxIonianUniversity realized in May 2019 in Corfu, we decided to talk about one of the most important professions nowadays: provide assistance to those in need. But what...

Death: an artist in the service of life

Death: an artist in the service of life

photo: Angeliki Tsoukaneli (2016) The speech of Dimitris Damigos, professor of medical psychology at the School of Medicine of the University of Ioannina during the first TEDxIonianUniversity in Corfu in 2019gaveus the idea to talk about one of the most important...