February 2016

Save the river Ebro and its Delta

Plataforma en Defensa de l'Ebre's picture

The river Ebro winds its way through Spain and Catalonia for 930 km before flowing into the sea at the Ebro Delta. This river delta was created by the sediments the river has deposited there over many centuries. The Ebro Delta is a spectacular, fragile place - a unique set of ecosystems hosting a profusion of bird species, but also home to tens of thousands of citizens whose way of life depends on the river.

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Why does LinkedIn continue to ignore Catalan-speaking users?

Oriol Torres i Tornel's picture

Has anybody heard of the biggest professional network in the world? It is called LinkedIn and it has caused the Latinism ‘curriculum vitae’ to be in danger of extinction. More companies and more people all the time ask for and send their ‘LinkedIn profile’ rather than that Word or PDF document, which have proved to be too difficult to update, especially nowadays when changing job is a very usual thing. LinkedIn’s success happened in parallel to the atomisation of the labour market.

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