• Edinburgh: Don't Call Them "Neets"

    By on Sept. 20, 2014

    Europe labels them 'Neets' (acro­nym for Not in Edu­ca­tion, Em­ploy­ment or Trai­ning): youth who decided to abandon education for a certain amount of time, with the burning desire for something more in the future. Depicted as hopeless or drug-ad­dic­ted, the Neets of Edinburgh do not really seem like a lost generation.

  • Edinburgh: Creativity To Succeed

    By on July 8, 2014

    Known world­wide for the Fringe Fes­ti­val that brings thou­sands of theatre shows every sum­mer to the city, cre­ativ­ity lives far be­yond the stage in Ed­in­burgh. Art comes to hos­pi­tals, helps chil­dren over­come ill­ness and trans­forms the lives of young peo­ple who, for var­i­ous rea­sons, have not yet found their way.

  • The candidate from Edinburgh

    By on May 30, 2014

    Would you hire me as a baker if I had no idea how to bake bread? Prob­a­bly not. And you'd be right.