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Day 1 - 22nd of April
|10:15-11:00||Science for Change|
|11:00-12:00||Meet & Join Science for Change Movement|
|12:00-12:30||Cultural Gig: ‘Gillespie’|
|15:00-15:30||Cultural Gig: ‘Gillespie’|
|15:30-16:30||Action for Earth Day|
|17:00-19:00||Screening of “This Changes Everything”|
Day 2 - 23rd of April
|10:45-11:45||Keynote speaker: Dr. Dan McQuillan “Democracy of the Air”|
|15:40-15:50||Reports from workshops|
DescriptionKosovo is one of the most polluted regions in Europe, where most pollution levels are significantly above European Union (EU) levels. According to a World Bank report (January, 2013), “air pollution in Kosovo causes 835 premature deaths, 310 new cases of chronic bronchitis, 600 hospital ad...Read more >>
The Republic of Kosovo has a pollution problem. During the winter, when the local lignite power plants are working over time, the air becomes visible. Particulate glistens in the streetlights, everything is covered in a grey film. Kosovo is considered the most polluted country in Europe.The Kosovo En...Read more >>
On June 20-22, young technologists, students, and community members from around Kosovo joined environmental advocates, journalists, representatives from Kosovo’s local and central institutions and international experts in the citizen science movement to co-create and collaboratively implement an air ...Read more >>
Project participants have collected data using a Sidepack air quality monitor, air quality diffusion tubes, ghost wipes as well as using Smart Citizen Kits. The map below gives access to all this community collected data. You can also access the data via our public APIs and download data using the links here.
Citizen science is not just citizens doing science. But, science is modified by citizens. And citizens are changed by the science. Our commitment is to combine social values with scientific practice, and put the community groups at the core of the project.