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EVOKE
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I have noticed that EVOKE is always written in capital letters.  I'm convinced it must be an acronym but I can't think what it might be.E = V =O =K =E =Any ideas anyone?SimonContinue

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Started this discussion. Last reply by Jarrod Alagao Apr 17, 2010.

 

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EVOKATION CLINIC LIVE

As we near the climax of this first thrilling season of EVOKE, many of you are turning your thoughts to potential EVOKATION project ideas. It is clear that while some agents are well advanced with their EVOKATION plans other agents may still be wondering what on earth the EVOKATIONs are all about. There is some information on EVOKATIONS in… Continue

Posted on April 30, 2010 at 8:00pm — 2 Comments

Mission 1 - Imagine - Welcome to my world 2020

Seriously its been a mad 10 years. Apart from the fact that England won the world cup exactly 10 years ago now and even more amazingly Team GBR managed to top the London Olympic leaderboard in the same year, my personal life has seen momentous changes.


The first year of EVOKE back in 2010 was an amazing success. We had over 20,000 players by the end of week 10. The quality was incredible and the projects that came out of the EVOKATION process were just earth shatteringly…
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Posted on March 15, 2010 at 7:54pm — 3 Comments

Mission 1 - ACT - ISEE

I have developed a friendship with an amazing woman who has set up the Institute for Social Entrepreneurship Education in Manila. Her name is Caroline Burns and I first met her when I worked on the Teenpreneur Project in Manila some years ago. She has set-up this institute to try and bring education to those poor people who live in the Manila slums and who currently receive little or no education at all.


Caroline and I have recently developed a taught program here in the…
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Posted on March 15, 2010 at 6:30pm — 3 Comments

Mission 1 - Learn - My secret code for social innovation

I love Ethan Zuckerman’s list of 7 tips for innovation success but was most struck by the first one:


1. Innovation (often) comes from constraint (If you’ve got very few resources, you’re forced to be very creative in using and reusing them.)


Earlier today I was having a discussion with a group of UK university students about the concept of developmental entrepreneurship - that is where developing nations utilise the power of…
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Posted on February 9, 2010 at 7:26am — 12 Comments

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At 9:03am on May 20, 2010, Gabriel Martin said…
Hope you got my message^_^
At 3:26pm on May 7, 2010, Chengyuan High School said…
Thankyou so much!
It's real thoughtful and generous of you!!
We will !
At 8:54pm on May 1, 2010, Gabriel Martin said…
YTMND
At 12:17pm on April 14, 2010, Mark Mulkerin said…
I love the clay oven ... though I'm not sure I could get it passed a commercial kitchen licensing . Must investigate. Thanks.
At 12:08am on April 1, 2010, Amber Sofia said…
Thanks so much ^^ I really appreciate it. In your own way you are all helping me because it's a kind of motivation. I am still thinking about funding, and a more detailed plan of the set-up / actual venue. I have been thinking about various aspects of the project, and will write another post soonish regarding the project and its developments ^^

-Amber
At 12:29pm on March 31, 2010, Riko Kamachi said…
Wow, thank you Simon! :D
At 3:29pm on March 29, 2010, Riko Kamachi said…
Hi Simon, I came up with something! Would really like to know what you think :) http://www.urgentevoke.com/profiles/blogs/bothering-the-higherups
At 2:02pm on March 26, 2010, Riko Kamachi said…
Thank you, I'll try it :)
At 1:29pm on March 26, 2010, Riko Kamachi said…
I'm really unsure what I could do for this particular mission. If you have any ideas they'd be gratefully received :)
At 5:20pm on March 23, 2010, ben said…
Thanks for that award Simon. Far too generous but welcome non-the-less.
 
 
 

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