bRUCE...I note...your TV studies in S.A....and your interest in learning Spanish. I have introduced my College...Shanghai Industry and Commerce Foreign Languages College...to a Film/TV College based in Caracas Venezuela, which is just preparing to open to students from abroad, including Nigeria...and China etc. http://www.riverocooper.com/escinetv.html
RE: Lappe...yes...I visited w/them in S.F. some 25 years ago...And I've been vegetarian also for 25 years. The eco-movie HOME shows the link between meat-industry and eco-crises.I can see EVOKE is fine for networking, but wonder how it can turn the world of the neo-Titanic. I'm quite curious about how this is sponsored by World Bank..."guilty until proven innocent..."
Thanks for your words Bruce. I am glad to have gotten to know you through the Evoke Network. Fate brought me here and I will continue to do my part. I will be supportive of you and others on the network.
Hi Bruce, Bandwith a real problem here in Limpopo - tried to get back to you eralier, but failed. Am happy to see that 'Small is (still) Beautifull' after all these years! !970s was the Schumacher and alternative yeras in SA culminating in a lot of Environmental and Development Agngecy (ours) stuff.......
Briefly, to your question, if you still get it, I go for quality and not mass, as that makes for poor focus. Hope I have time to 'Evoke' a bit, as in Public Health it is a battle to even get collegues to wake yp to climate change, food security, water issues, etc...... Best, Jakes
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The exchange works directly for state and public workers and servants. It gives them credit in exchange for the amount of public work they contribute to the community. The more constructive they are based off a base rate the more credit they recieve.