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European Commission Youth

The United Nations proclaimed an International Year of Youth starting on 12 August 2010, in an effort to harness the energy, imagination and initiative of the world’s youth in overcoming the challenges …

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January 22, 2010 Posted by | European Commission | Leave a comment

Meet Your Incredible Brain

What’s that gray, wrinkled blob inside your skull? It’s your brain—the body’s most amazing organ, a three-pound factory for feelings, memories, ideas, and movement. It makes your heart beat, stores the beat to your favorite song, and prompts you to “beat it” when you sense danger.

November 27, 2009 Posted by | Drug Problems, European Commission, Topics | Leave a comment

Prescription Drug Abuse

The brain controls everything the body does. The spinal cord carries messages between the body and the brain. Together, they make up the central nervous system (CNS). Some prescription drugs slow down, or depress, the CNS. Others speed up, or stimulate, the CNS. People who abuse CNS stimulants or depressants give control of their bodies to the drug, sometimes with dangerous consequences.

November 27, 2009 Posted by | Drug Problems, European Commission, Topics | Leave a comment

Drugs and the Body-It Isn’t Pretty

Nicotine. Heroin. Cocaine. Marijuana. Inhalants. Methamphetamine. Steroids. They all cause damage. Click on this diagram to find out how each part of the body is affected by drugs of abuse.

November 27, 2009 Posted by | Drug Problems, European Commission, Topics | Leave a comment

Nida for Teens

This series is designed to encourage young people in grades five through nine to learn about the effects of drug abuse on the body and the brain.

November 27, 2009 Posted by | Drug Problems, European Commission, Topics | Leave a comment

Topics: Drugs

The Annual report on the the state of the drugs problem in Europe was published in early November.

November 27, 2009 Posted by | Drug Problems, European Commission, Topics | Leave a comment

LinguaGo

November 23, 2009 Posted by | European Commission, Games | Leave a comment

European Commission: 112 Kids Corner

Imagine you have an accident, you see a fire or you spot a burglary – would you know who to call in case you need help?

November 23, 2009 Posted by | European Commission | Leave a comment

Enviroment for Young Europeans

On this website you can discover by yourself or together with your friends and classmates what the environment is and what is happening to it. It focuses on four themes that I think are very important and which the European Union has decided to concentrate on for the next 10 years: air, water, waste and nature.

November 23, 2009 Posted by | Enviroment, European Commission | Leave a comment

European Commission. Energy Action

Energy is the big story in Europe now – and you have a major role to play!

November 23, 2009 Posted by | Enviroment, European Commission | Leave a comment