Added by valentina maini on May 18, 2010 at 6:53pm —
The goals of the network are:
- empower - educate - enhance awerness
How does it work:
- learn by doing and sharing
- empowers by feedback and file storage
The members are:
- people that are willing to take a challenge
They join because:
- they think they can give and receive from the experience something that can devellop a potencial for good and wellbeing
What are the… Continue
Added by valentina maini on May 11, 2010 at 11:42pm —
2030 New York UN Building a tense session is being held... Farheneit Inc. Corporation is about to succed in the destruction of the last piece of democracy still active on the Planet.
In the last 20 years a continuos attack on privacy and democratic institutions has been happening around the world. Very few country resist with democratic structure...almost everywere corporations are helding the power and laws have been made just to protect bussines and monetary… Continue
Added by valentina maini on May 11, 2010 at 11:10pm —
WHICH great challanges and social problems:
- cultural integration/dialogue....immigration
- transparency and political distrust/mistrust....democracy
- intergenerational dialogue (elder...young)....pubblic welfare system
- digital gap
WHERE new communities:
- i would love to see a European Evoke in this moment of great challenge to European Community Idea
- i would love to see more local EVOKE community to… Continue
Added by valentina maini on May 11, 2010 at 10:27pm —
I imagine a team composed by:
- a video artist
- a sound engeneer
- an actor or mimic
- a bakery owner
- a builder
- three kids
and myself as architect
We will work together during emergency as a center for spreading information and give first help on building safety and hygiene
Video artist is making with the help of actor video like HOWCAST on basic… Continue
Added by valentina maini on May 11, 2010 at 9:30pm —
Added by valentina maini on May 11, 2010 at 4:08pm —
I'm afraid the indigineous in the future will look like the old man caracter (played by great E.G.Robinson) in the '70 Soylent Green movie with Charlton Eston
Sorry this vision comes from… Continue
Added by valentina maini on May 11, 2010 at 3:30pm —
Ok, this is not exactly indigenous...a sort of...is knowledge on how to build with straw that was lost and now is under recovery...and here is on object that i made to pass a piece of this knowledge.
Is a model for the selfbuilder, a guide for the building process, is like lego game so you can practice with the model before going to reality...
WHY THIS OBJECT
Ok you can think that tha building itself is a "knowledge… Continue
Added by valentina maini on May 11, 2010 at 3:15pm —
FROM CBNRM i went:--… Continue
Added by valentina maini on May 11, 2010 at 2:30pm —
In 20120 all good potencial of the city and community work is in act:
- high efficiency buildings
- roofttops as solar and urban farming
- pubblic space wil be use more and more as a space for educational activities
- infrastructure more rational in the street (sewege and optic fiber)
- near to zero car traffic only bicycle, bus, metro and taxi and walk
- the network of neighbours will have a proactive and productive relation with… Continue
Added by valentina maini on May 11, 2010 at 2:01pm —
Barcelona is a town with a strong community network that has worked with local institutions since the democracy was restablished in 1976. Now is a moment of Crisis in the network organization and relation with institutions. There is a void of purpose and a contiunous struggle without clear perspective of future.
There ara a lot of "institutional" strategies for a more… Continue
Added by valentina maini on May 11, 2010 at 1:07pm —
I'm so moved i received today a feedback of how the girls i've gave (little help) in 2010 thanks to the evoke experience are doing....now they are around 20 years old.
It's incredible the efficiency of this educational practice, these girls have now presented their plans for the future and is really astonishing.
Teir are pubblishing great multimedia stuff on the web....but most of all they are prooving that can make a big deal of a difference in… Continue
Added by valentina maini on May 10, 2010 at 3:14pm —
The luck of trust in pubblic institutions and the exponential increase of corruption and mob-like actitude in companies behaviour have brought Catalonia and Barcelona to a breakpoint of social equilibrium.
Everything was going downfall quickly when the financial breakdown came and the draughts/fload due to climate change are getting worse and worse.
So the main emergency are:
- social communication and trust
- water related… Continue
Added by valentina maini on May 10, 2010 at 3:03pm —
A strange event is going on in the old town of Barcelona, after the evoke experience, citizens organized themselves and went far beyond the old Time Bank that was used in early XXI century...
The financial breakdown of 2010 put in evidence all that money can't buy: time and nature...so in 2020 this are the values that are used as Gold patron in this new project of Barcelona City Council..
Added by valentina maini on May 10, 2010 at 2:51pm —
I've seen and actually made a donation to a CARE project for woman education...a small amount very easy and quick.... but strange...now i feel guilty...is because i'm doing this to "finish" the evoke game....and i'm not really acting on it just "paying"....
Maybe is useful even just paying....but...strange how i feel...actually i'm thinking:
i didn't give any economic support to my local community association....today monday at night there is a meeting....and i'm using my energy… Continue
Added by valentina maini on May 10, 2010 at 12:52am —
I choose the news appeared the 29th of april: Virtual Knowledge Center to end violence against womens and girls...… Continue
Added by valentina maini on May 10, 2010 at 12:32am —
I made a new action with an old payment methods.... i made a donation using kickstarter web page...using amazon account...that ia already have… Continue
Added by valentina maini on May 10, 2010 at 12:03am —
Even though i participate in experiments that are working on community money...like
I think the future of money goes in systems like PayPal+Mobile...and is already happening...and i'm quite worried..... if one of the ideas of the founder of PayPal is to free maoney from governamenta control (and corruption).... but..who will control a company?...do we have elections in… Continue
Added by valentina maini on May 9, 2010 at 11:43pm —
organizing a Trip to sahara to discover how humans "create" water from deserts....ending trip on the Nile...publisihing on line the entire trip and meetings with peoples and institutions
on the day of the event is connection below...
Web event- The rivers:
1) connection on live camera recordings and data flow from the Nile river fload: from 3000 bc till today water that flows freely is the richness of a country and… Continue
Added by valentina maini on May 9, 2010 at 11:15pm —
I' ve made contact by mail and twitter with Spanish page of ashoka and especially with JordiPietx:
i have sent the link to his page to the Architectural Organization of Catalonia, i'm a board-member of this association but never heard before of him or even about ashoka.
I'm connected with entrepeneur Carl Linstrom that was at CLIVUS dry WC… Continue
Added by valentina maini on May 9, 2010 at 10:46pm —