Children's Embassy

 

Mirjam Adolphi

Chernobyl

– Posted in: Travel Stories

The most devastating accident of all times took place in the nuclear plant 30 years ago, but the place is still being cleaned, and the human suffering goes on for generations. We were part of a small tourist group for one day’s tour. It was like crossing to another country: licences and passports were presented [...]

I’ll be Programmer and President

– Posted in: Children's blog

When I’m big, I’m going to be a programmer. I’m going to develop a game that everyone wants to play. My business will then be the best in the world. And when I have enough money, I’ll be President. Politicians can steal no more.   I’ll control everything. Pensions and wages will be decent, and there [...]

Joy, hope, sorrow…

– Posted in: Travel Stories
Joy, hope, sorrow... A memorial event for those fallen took place at Maidan, the Independence Square.

Joy, hope, sorrow... A memorial event for those fallen took place at Maidan, the Independence Square. Hundreds of bereaved marched with photos and flowers in their hands. Speeches, music, prayer Our Father, ending with Amen and a sincere "Long live Ukraine". Old men shook hands with soldiers, thanking them. Some soldiers who were on leave [...]

Thank you for our home.

– Posted in: Children's blog

Pat and Len gave us a room for four years. It was an attic room and cold in winter, but it was our salvage. But now – we were going to have a real home. I could hardly believe we were moving to a home of our own. It was my dream, but it was [...]