Entries by Jakub Wolf

Don’t worry, Be happy

What is the one thing that everyone has in common? We’ve all got 99 problems. No matter who you are, or what you’re doing, it’s likely that you will run into a speed bump eventually. If you are in a leadership position, your chances increase. So what can you do to avoid this? I’m sorry […]

Farm for your life

The Sustainable Development Goals have very clear goals. No Poverty, Climate Action, Quality Education etc. But often times, when looking at the current events happening around the world, it’s hard to just isolate one issue at a time as they are often interconnected. This week in SDG X is a novel writing initiative to keep […]

No moral compass

While growing up, we are all subjected to different environments. In fact, not two people on this planet have had exactly the same experiences. That is what makes each of us unique. All these different circumstances are the reason why each of us develops specific views, specific values and what later becomes our personality. However, […]

No planet B

Contrary to popular belief, humans are actually not the only living things on this planet. And we are not the only one’s who are struggling. Forests are home to more than 80 percent of all terrestrial species of animals, plants and insects. As of 2008, land degradation affected 1.5 billion people globally. 74 per cent […]

Prisoner to yourself

April 7th marks World Health Day, a time to raise awareness about different health related topics. Last year it was all about diabetes, but this year the topic is something that is often highly underestimated. Depression. This week in SDG X is a novel writing initiative to keep the network and the blog’s loyal readers […]

A plane full of hope!

“Starvation is the characteristic of some people not having enough food to eat. It is not the characteristic of there being not enough food to eat.” – Amartya Sen. According to the Global Goals website, 3 million young people die of malnutrition per year. And it is not that there isn’t enough food in the […]

Are you a lone wolf?

What is the fundamental purpose of leadership? Regardless of your definition, leadership means empowering others. For how can we achieve and grow, if we attempt to do it alone? As an outstanding leader, you have to be willing to engage with others, exchange concepts and ideas and work together towards a bigger goal. It was […]

I’m hungry. Are you?

Around the world millions of people still suffer from starvation. Millions of people are living in fear of them and their relatives dying of hunger. There are places around the world where a significant percentage of the country’s population is suffering from hunger, yet hunger as a topic of concern among us has faded. With […]

Water you doing about it?

As I’m writing this, I’m enjoying a nice cool glass of water. What’s better than that to really quench that thirst. But unfortunately, not everyone has that privilege. This wednesday, March 22nd, marked the World Water Day, a day set in place to tackle the water crisis. To this day, 1.8 billion people use a […]

I’m young and selfish. Deal with it!

Blogpost writer: Jakub Wolf Give me a dollar (or whichever currency is present in your country) for every time someone calls a millennial selfish and self-involved. There is a stigma present about young people these days, that all we care about is ourselves, that we only do things to further our own agenda and that if […]