• Jiří Pánek Palacky University Olomouc


 The issue includes four papers, the first paper is authored by Jan Macháček, Jiří Teichmann, Pavel Nováček and Pavel Kladivo and describes the Future Oriented Thinking Index via a Case Study of the Czech Republic, Greece, Moldova and Switzerland. The aim of the paper is to discuss some key factors in sustainable development and prosperity. The second paper presented by Linda Piknerová and Eva Rybáková focuses on the “celebritization” of development is subtitled Bono Vox and Angelina Jolie, actors in development. The third and fourth papers are written by students, Jan Říkovský and Lucie Macková, and Štěpánka Pecháčková respectively. Jan and Lucie report on the provision of aid in complex refugee situations via a case study of Belgrade. On the other hand Štěpánka describes arsenic contamination of groundwater in Bangladesh as one of the largest examples of poisoning in the world, affecting millions of people because groundwater is the main source of potable water in the country. 
May 26, 2017
How to Cite
PÁNEK, Jiří. Editorial. Development, Environment and Foresight, [S.l.], v. 3, n. 1, p. 3-4, may 2017. ISSN 2336-6621. Available at: <http://def-journal.eu/index.php/def/article/view/39>. Date accessed: 12 dec. 2019.