The Truth About Population – Hans Rosling 2013
The students of third of ESO had the opportunity to enjoy an amazing modern view of global population issues using the work of Hans Rosling and the ‘Don’t Panic’ documentary 7th November 2013 – Don’t Panic – The Truth About Population aired on BBC2 (UK). Hans Rosling (born 27 July 1948) is a Swedish medical doctor, academic, statistician and public speaker. He is Professor of International Health at Karolinska Institute and co-founder and chairman of the Gapminder Foundation. He is a bit of a Geography legend and influences politicians, teachers and students all around the world.
Take the Ignorance Test by clicking here. Scroll down to the ‘Multiple Choice Question Box’ below the photo of the monkey and complete the nice questions set out. How did you score? How did you get on? Make a note of your score and write out the following title – ‘My Top Three Global Misconceptions’ Underneath this, write out what your misconceptions were and the real truth according to Hans Rosling.
MUCHAS GRACIAS HANS POR ACTUALIZAR NUESTRA VISION PESIMISTA SOBRE LA SUPERPOBLACIÓN MUNDIAL Y SUS PELIGROS. AHORA COMO MINIMO TENEMOS UNA OPINION BASADA EN UN ESTUDIO QUE HACE DE CONTRAPESO A LA CORRIENTE MAS CRITICA Y ALARMISTA
Neil Bishop y Jesús Herrera (Social Sciences Teachers)