A crash course in changing the world.
For this task first I tried the easy ones (I'm being honest) and donate some bucks for sometostart or countinue their business, but then I realize that because I live in Mexico is really hard to donate through a site like Kive. Then I choose to buy something with paypal, but is the same issue: because I don't have an adress in the states is really hard for me to have an account.
So what did I do? well, as Alchimist recomended in the mission, I join forces with some of my friends to…Continue
Posted on April 7, 2010 at 10:00pm — 2 Comments
After reading all the visions about the future of money I have to say that the one that seems to me is going to have the biggest impact in our economic systems is goin to be the electronic money, which we can transfer and make payments through our phones.
When paypal, twitpay and all the others get really connected, we are going to be able to go to a store only with our cell phone, send a twit to the store and voila everything is paid.
Our cell phone is going to…Continue
Posted on April 7, 2010 at 9:30pm
Ok. Ten years have passed since the day I was put in charge of planning Water Day Celebretion for 2020.
Through all those years I've been learning a lot about the water crisis that the world used to have. Now, thanks to social innovators, and the people that supported them, we have solutions to the water problem.
Africa, Latinamerica an South Asia now have a growing rate of access to clean and safe water. Everyday more and more people in those regions have a better quality of…Continue
Posted on March 31, 2010 at 7:00pm
in Mexico we are not yet conscious about the water problem, maybe because we are sourrounded by water and have a lot of rivers and so; maybe because we suffered flods every year; or maybe because 88% of the population has access to safe water.
But people doesn't realize that every year more and more sectors in big cities (Mexico City and Monterrey) have shortages or cut downs every now and then through the week.
And Mexcio face another problem: the end of natural oasis…Continue
Posted on March 30, 2010 at 11:26pm