Problems of modern world By: TEAM 2 Julia Hilgartner - Poland Natalia Remieszko - Poland Adrianna Figiel - Poland Monika Nems - Poland Kiara Olivera Sánchez-Pinto - Spain Nur Morales de Paz - Spain Laura Viciana Estévez - Spain Benedikt -Germany
WarsA war is an organised armed conflict between countries, nations or ethnic groups.Reasons: Territory disputes Religion disputes Ethnic and nationality problems
Solution To prevent wars people should be tolerant because reasons of wars are usually minor or major disagreements. Better policies Better contacts with other countries Compromise Understanding Peace pacts
TerrorismTerrorism is the systematic use of terror in order to intimidate other people.Terrorist organizations:Al-KhaidaIRA (Irish Republican Army)Red Brigades
Solutions Direct fight with the terrorists and terrorist organizations Increase the protection of physical and technical vulnerability of the building Reducing the ability of terrorists to continue thier work Reduce financing of the weaponry and explosives Concessions
Discrimination Discrimination is a worse treatment of a person because of some features, for example: gender, age, nationality, appearence, disability, etc.
Solution Respect for each other and their opinions People should be tolerant Create organizations Better contacts with people Specific actions on television and in reality
Unemployment Being not employed, having no job by many people.
Solution Enable equal opportunities of development of children and youth. Checking job market in order to learn what qualifications are needed most. Programs and projects undertaken by the employment services to prevent or reduce the level of unemployment More workplaces Better vocational education
FamineFamine is deficiency of food, which may cause malnutrition or starvation.
Solution Raising awareness of the principles of correct practice of agriculture. Technical innovation, mainly in agriculture. Replacing animal products with vegetable products. Keeping a sensible policy of the state. Introduction of measures to protect the environment, preventing the pollution of soil, air and water. Create an appropriate place for food storage. The use of food resources of the seas and oceans. The fight against the destruction of soil processes. The use of rational methods of farming.
Acid rainsAcid rain is a rain or any other form of precipitation that is unusually acidic. It can have harmful effects on plants, aquatic animals, and infrastructure.
Solution Building installations to gather oxides of sulfur and nitrogen from the exhaust fumes Construction of much higher chimneys Use of special burners, placed on the exhaust pipes Energy saving by the thermal isolation of houses and buildings
Global warming Global warming is the rise of the average temperature of Earths atmosphere and oceans since the late 19th century.
Solution Reduce carbon dioxide emissions by reducing fuel combustion Check the efficiency of electric and internal combustion engines to improve the thermal isolation of buildings Use natural gas instead of petroleum Replace individual central heating installations
Diseases of affluence Diseases of affluence are illnesses which are caused by the development of civilization, for example: Depression, Hypertension Infarction Cancers Obesity
Solution Appropriate diet Find time to relax and rest People should visit the doctor from time to time
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