A crash course in changing the world.
I am from the Sacramento California Region, which is one of the most fertile regions of the world and produces 1/5 of the worlds produce. Thus food shortages here would not be a cause of inability to grow, but inability for the everyday citizen to get the food grown here as so many other cities, states, and countries rely on the produce grown here. But in reaction to the prospect of food shortages, the state in conjunction with CSUS has begun opening community gardens that focus on producing…Continue
Posted on December 15, 2012 at 3:07am
Ten years from today, I will be a GS-14 in one of the intelligence agencies of the IC.
When Alchemy calls in 2020 when I am an analyst in the IC, I could use my knowledge of the international enviroment and the wants and needs of US policy to help establish a an aid package that would be accepted by the US government officials and the Japanese government
Posted on December 1, 2012 at 2:20am
I have always held high regard for Mr. Greg Mortenson, he wrote the book three cups of tea, and started the CAI-central asian institute which builds schools in rural areas of Afghansistan and Pakistan to promote education for both males and females and empowers the indiginous people to help build the school and take pride in it. I have chosen to follow him on facebook and will be trying to work with pennies for peace a subsidiary group.
Posted on September 10, 2012 at 12:57am
I believe what it really means to be a social inovator, as described in point #7 of design in Africa is to empower the people. The root of helplessless in the face of hunger is that individuals do not have the capacity to produce there own food, a problem which can't be solved by merely giving food, that only perpetuates the cycle. To solve the issue we must give in the beginning and teach others how to produce it themselves to become self sufficient and then aid others in there community.…Continue
Posted on September 10, 2012 at 12:18am