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Pradip Dey's Blog – April 2010 Archive (19)

Save the Frog Day-Today (30 April 2010)

Dear EVOKERs,

Good day!

Here I am trying to address a crisis through networking on EVOKE.

Amphibians are without a doubt the most endangered group of animals on the planet: nearly 1/3 of the world's 6,485 species are on the brink of extinction. There are six major factors negatively affecting amphibians, and all are due to human activity: habitat destruction,…

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Added by Pradip Dey on April 30, 2010 at 4:00pm — 4 Comments

H5N1 pandemic in India-Effort of EVOKE

It's new year 2011 but citigens of Delhi are shocked to learn the outbreak of avian influenza (bird flu). All the morning edition of leading daily carried tthe news of patients with serious underlying medical conditions was admitted to hospitals. Experts have told that this is Influenza A (H5N1) virus – also called “H5N1 virus” – is an influenza A virus subtype that occurs mainly in birds, is highly contagious among birds, and can be deadly to them. Bird flu remains difficult…

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Added by Pradip Dey on April 30, 2010 at 8:30am — No Comments

Pandemic management

Well, I have gone through all the five points. While going through those weblinks, I have posted my comments (given in the paranthesis after each section) that I feel summarises my learning and the same I am giving hereunder.

In my opinion, one of the most important aspects is response time to counter a…

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Added by Pradip Dey on April 29, 2010 at 11:30am — No Comments

Critical life skill

Many of my fellow EVOKERs have many thing about empowering women. The following story I got from one of my friend through mail aptly describes how to approach the issue:

BABY giraffes never go to school. But they learn a very important lesson rather early in life. A lesson that all of us would do well to remember.



The birth of a baby giraffe is quite an earth-shaking event. The baby falls from its mother's…

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Added by Pradip Dey on April 28, 2010 at 10:30am — 2 Comments

Chilling facts about indigenous issues

I gathered the following chilling fact from the remarks made by UN Secretary General at opening of the ninth session of the United nations permanent forum on indigenous issues on April 19, 2010. I thought of sharing this with all my fellow EVOKERs as well as others who may come accross this post. I do hope this will open up…

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Added by Pradip Dey on April 28, 2010 at 6:00am — 12 Comments

Tips to be successful on EVOKE platform--For new EVOKERs



This post is in response to many of my fellow EVOKERs who are new on EVOKE platform and are in search of tips to complete different LEARN-ACT-IMAGINE cycle of different missions. Well, you must have a target and goal in life and you must be engaged in something just before joining EVOKE. Please…

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Added by Pradip Dey on April 26, 2010 at 5:00am — No Comments

With effort you can salvage collective bliss and peace

Will I turn 100?

Immaterial it is-

Cause I share this today

When I am at peace.…

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Added by Pradip Dey on April 24, 2010 at 5:00am — 6 Comments

The barefoot college - promoting productive employment for youth in india



A hundred years ago, when…

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Added by Pradip Dey on April 22, 2010 at 10:31am — No Comments

Responsiveness of land-use plan to disaster risk reduction concern-Some points to ponder

The following points are important and need to recorded/taken into consideration:…

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Added by Pradip Dey on April 21, 2010 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Invitation to Spread message of REPAIR-REUSE-RECYCLE

Dear EVOKERs,

Good day!

The Earth Day 2010 is on 22 April 2010. I have started a campaign of Spread message of…

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Added by Pradip Dey on April 20, 2010 at 9:52am — No Comments

Evacuation plan

I have drawn a google map in the event of earth quake and evacuation plan which can be found in the following link:

<iframe width="425" height="350" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" src="…

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Added by Pradip Dey on April 20, 2010 at 5:24am — No Comments

Resilience strategy of Karnal

Since my city Karnal lies in seismic zone, I tried to look into aspects realted to safety in the event of any seismic tremour. However, I found that the citizens have poor knowledge about the importance of…

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Added by Pradip Dey on April 20, 2010 at 5:00am — 4 Comments

My city Karnal lies in Seismic Zone

My city Karnal lies in Seismic Zone.…



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Added by Pradip Dey on April 19, 2010 at 11:30am — No Comments

Motherhood 2020

I wish dearly

The following lines lose sense

In the dawn of 2020

If we meet…

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Added by Pradip Dey on April 12, 2010 at 10:00am — No Comments

ReliefWeb: Latest appeals are not sufficiently funded

ReliefWeb is doing wonderful work on creating awareness about different humanitarian appeals including women empoweremnt. However, a close look at funding status to various appeals revealed that funding is really insufficient.…

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Added by Pradip Dey on April 12, 2010 at 5:51am — 2 Comments

Sprots used as a tool to empowerment girls in Afghanistan

On the occasion of International Women’s Day last month, UNICEF, the Bamyan Provincial Department of Women's Affairs and the local Youth Information and Contact Centre (YICC) joined forces to promote girls' empowerment through sport – by organizing an all-female football match.

UNICEF and the YICC have created a girls’ volleyball, hockey and football team – the latter has 16 members and is affiliated with the Afghanistan Football Federation – with the goal of engaging girls in community…

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Added by Pradip Dey on April 12, 2010 at 5:37am — 2 Comments

Inter-planetary currency inaugurated

Currency News bureau, April 1, 2020: The Governor of Inter-planetary Bank of Research and Development (IBRD) Mr X today inaugurated the Inter-planetary currency which…

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Added by Pradip Dey on April 4, 2010 at 8:37am — No Comments

Seed- a new alternative currency

I was really scratching my head for something real to comply ACT5. Just at that moment, Ramu, our mobile green grocer owner rang the door bell. He sells vegetables to the door step of this locality He grows a part of vegetables that he sells from the small piece of land that he owns in nearby village. I enquired about the variety that he is using presently. These are mainly local varieties with…

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Added by Pradip Dey on April 4, 2010 at 8:21am — 5 Comments

Public domain money

CES money is public domain money. It is not 'owned' or controlled by anyone and as such belongs to the commons.

It is 'created' by the traders who use it, not by a third party outside the circuit of buyers and sellers (banks) who do so for their own parasitic gain.

When money is proprietary it confers the money power on those who 'create' and control it; when it is in the public domain the money power resides with its users, who…

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Added by Pradip Dey on April 1, 2010 at 6:32am — No Comments

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Fourth of July on the Lake

This past weekend was the annual celebration at the lake house in Connecticut. It is amazing that the lake is still so clear and beautiful after all these years. The watershed association has done a wonderful job protecting these waters from the damaging effects of development.The wood grill was finally ready to cook on, so we didn't miss the propane tank fueled grill anymore. The food actually tasted fresher than in the past and was easy to keep fueled.Dad was very proud of the solar hybrid…See More
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Stinging Nettle

In this blog post I will focus on a plant that is abundant in our nature, and which is immensely nutritious. It's of course the Stinging Nettle. Let's start with the chemical constituents of this plant:37 % Non-Nitrogen-Extracts19 - 29 % Ash9 - 21 % Fiber4 % Fat22 % ProteinOnce the leaves are drid, their protein content can reach an astounding 40 %, which is much higher than beef, which even under the best of circ***tances can never exceed 31 % protein. In addition the Stinging Nettle consists…See More
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It is 7'oclock, I was late home from work due to an assignment that i wanted to get ahead on. By the time I get home I am feeling extremley tired and I cannot be bothered to make a proper meal. I walk to the fridge and open it to see what there is for me to eat. All of the out of date foodstuffs have been automaticaly thrown away by the fridge, they will be recycled tomorrow as animal feed or something. I see i have organic local eggs and some local cheese. Foods are vacc** sealded for easy…See More
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FutureToday is 2020/1/1. It is just like yesterday. The war is still continuing. It has started since 2010. In 2010, that year was a horrible year. Almost every energy ran out. Every country’s governments were crushed down at the same time. There were riots everywhere. All of the big company’s bosses were killed xdeadx in the riots. Troops fought each other everywhere. Food was bought up xawayx at once. There were no more food supplies in any shops. The economy was all crushed down. All the…See More
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