A crash course in changing the world.
Extra: Evokation 2:…Continue
Added by Reem N Bsaiso on May 18, 2010 at 10:29pm — No Comments
The desert, is where I was brought up, live and love. It has unspoken stories and its own magic. You feel nature at its harshest then you learn to live in the generosity of the desert, the badjada, the air-current corridors, the nature habitats and even its water.
My work in the south brought close to my heart more than one dream, it’s hard to choose, I worked in reclaimed water reuse for agriculture, industry and landscaping, I worked with the car mechanics sectors, the farmers…
My idea is not a new one, having an e-portal to network youth and women is far from being something new. But my vision on how to utilize this technology can bring a huge change.
Getting busy, into rising into the second change, I did not realize how vast the impacts can me. I refer to World Links (WL) program, in 35 countries…Continue
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My graphic novel is a family:
Man. Woman. Child boy. Child girl. A challenged teen. A Pet Dog. A Pet Cat. A talking…Continue
WHICH great challenges and social problems should the EVOKE Network tackle next?…Continue
Added by Reem N Bsaiso on May 11, 2010 at 10:06pm — No Comments
What I learnt : is that a PRE_LAUNCHED AWARENESS can save the day(s) and goes a long way...
Each of the following elements can be done better by people what have had a briefing before hand, and made aware to understand the components of a disaster, its making and its accelerated unpredictable events....and how to deal with them.…Continue
An ancient civilization...with many secrets of survival, carries on...…Continue
Added by Reem N Bsaiso on May 11, 2010 at 5:20pm — No Comments
I learnt from a native.... his name is ismail twaisi, of wadi mousa..…Continue
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An ancient civilization...with many secrets of survival, carries on...
Petra the rose red city, one of the 7th wonders of the world, was a civilization that had their own water channels, all the way from the top of the mountains…Continue
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My future city is the globe.
The green earth has to be a global effort translated into national…Continue
Added by Reem N Bsaiso on April 16, 2010 at 2:18pm — No Comments
In the sea resort town of Aqaba, by the red sea, a relatively dry area, floods came from the mid region, across the mountains and canyons. The most affected, was the water company main piping bring water into the…Continue
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Pre setting a technology based system, like Ushaidi, is a great measure in the phase of pre-crisis, during…Continue
Women need to be empowered and they need to sustain themselves, and their families, if they had to. Empowered women are…Continue
Most poor families draw out their children from school, more so in industrial areas and more so for girls. In Der Zour, upper North in Syria, we started to apply our teachers training program to incorporate ICT in educaion. Computers were bought and teachers…Continue
How do I use virtual money?
Since 2002 I have with me my e-points cards.…Continue
Added by Reem N Bsaiso on April 6, 2010 at 6:03pm — No Comments
One of the most amazing and creative ideas that I heard, and would like to share, came from London:
here is the scoop and the link, then my comments:
The River Thames was turned into a carpet of yellow plastic on Sunday, as 20,000 rubber ducks were raced down the waterway in London.…Continue
Added by Reem N Bsaiso on April 6, 2010 at 5:43pm — No Comments
Dams are one of the best options to preserver precious winter rain for long hot summer days in some countries. Or, dams are built to store water for a 'rainy' day, but one of the projects I worked on, was the K.Talal Dam, build to store water. The Zarqa river poured into the dam, passing through working camps and acc**ulating biological contaminants, and from the plants, the river collected industrial pollutants,…Continue
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