Importance of Global Citizenship Education
The human nature has always preferred to organize itself in groups and communities, in which people share the kind of values, cultures, and even their own overall social identity. The beauty of this traditional trend is that it helps to shape people socially, economically, politically, and religiously. However, in the 21st century, the proliferation of the internet technology has brought with it a new paradigm shift that has made the world flatter which translates to lesser and lesser physical and communication barriers among people from different geographical dispersions all over the world and an increase in a higher demand for global collaboration and engagement. This new trend has given forth to global citizens who are observed to have a craving sense of belonging to that world than their little small boxes in the geographical locations.