"I find very interesting the shift from an institutional model of international and national institutions were on top to one where everything revolves around the individual and his relationship with the more immediate resources, services and…"
As I mentioned in your other post, I'd categorize the basic needs as wh*** food, clean water, fresh air, warmth, and light, along with outlets for using human byproducts. These elements cover all the basic needs for health, in a…"
"I like the circle of increasing scale. It goes nicely with the Prime Directive idea of larger government being a back-up system for when individuals and local groups aren't able to take care of their own needs. In my version, I'd have the…"
The Hexayurt Project exists here and now. We're building the tools that everyone needs to survive - open source, free for all without charge. The shelters are a little less sophisticated than the ones… Continue
Welcome to EVOKE! Curious about how you're involved with Hexayurt - I hadn't heard about it until Josh Judkins mentioned it in one of his missions + it sounds really resourceful/useful. Look forward to your contributions!
This new type of ATM is a way to give randomly to people in need or entrepreneurs in your local area or around the world. There is a search that allows you to define what you are looking to give money to. This also is a way for those who are…
This New Bank is located in Baghdad, Iraq. The World Bank has decided to form this bank in the government quarter in order for the new government to begin its work of rebuilding its economy. This bank prides itself on low interest loans for the…
The experiment that I believe will have the greatest impact on the future is the concept of Micro-Loans. The largest purveyor of these loans is Kiva.org. The idea behind micro-loans is small loans, even as small as $25 to help fledgling businesses that can't get loans anywhere else either because of their location, business, the amount they want to borrow, or a host of other reasons. All businesses need loans for various reasons. Some just to buy more products to sell. This allows many…See More