Urgent Evoke

A crash course in changing the world.

As the old expresion says "You cannot see the forest for the trees ", so we also cannot see all existing problems in our society.

But if you live further out, far from the certain forest of probles you can get a wh*** picture and see the shape and the size of the forest. So in order to solve certain problem, firstly, you will have to go away from it!!, And then to choose wisely the right tool to cut trough the dense bushes to reach it.

Anyway, apart from the poetical ways of aproaching the problems, I suggest that before the start of any change or project, the opinion of very people who will be most important part of any project, should be considered.

Listening the people and asking them what do they feel like about certain things, or what do they need the most is the basic start for future combining of native way of life with new technologies and all other wonders of the present world.

For me the most important secret is to "talk to the people who have the problem – and LISTEN to what they have to say".

I am am not talking about Africa only, but also about other regions on Earth where people really need urgent help.

One could say that every individual has certain problems, and to him or her this is a bigest problem, much bigger an more severe than problems of any other person. This is biased, one-sided world and the problems of others are commonly les important then "ours" and when talking about Africa and it¨s people, you would not even receive a proper answer but only empty expresion "but, what can I do..!"..

We must listen to the people, try to see the reality trough their eyes and then, at least, try to imagine, what would the world of their dreams be like. And of course these are not some utopian ideas, but simple suggestions how to start in making just a little progress towards brighter and safer future.

Simple changes in everyday life will in time lead to bigger changes in consciousness of those people and then after initial help that part of the world will show its potential, and certanly be the source of inspiration for future generations.

Cheers!! ;)

Views: 21

Comment by Josh Judkins on March 9, 2010 at 8:42am
Great post - thanks Luka!


You need to be a member of Urgent Evoke to add comments!

Join Urgent Evoke

Latest Activity

Ning Admin is now a member of Urgent Evoke
May 17, 2023
N updated their profile
Sep 25, 2020
Sophie C. commented on Asger Jon Vistisen's blog post Stinging Nettle
"I love that you've brought this to attention. An extensive database of uncommon but resistant and hardy plants/foods could be developed and organized by climate. Ease of growth and processing should also be taken in to account. I will try to…"
Aug 19, 2020
Meghan Mulvey posted a blog post

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
Jul 6, 2020
Asger Jon Vistisen posted a blog post

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**stances can never exceed 31 % protein. In addition the Stinging Nettle consists…See More
Apr 13, 2020
Jonathon McCallum posted a blog post

The meal

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
Mar 10, 2020
Jean Paul Galea shared a profile on Facebook
Mar 1, 2020
Kevin posted a blog post


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
Jan 1, 2020
Namwaka Mooto posted blog posts
Jan 13, 2016
T D updated their profile
Sep 3, 2015
Brook Warner posted blog posts
Aug 25, 2015
Santiago Vega posted blog posts
May 5, 2015
Santiago Vega commented on Santiago Vega's blog post Act 8
May 5, 2015
Santiago Vega posted photos
May 5, 2015
Rico Angel Rodriguez posted blog posts
May 2, 2015
Rico Angel Rodriguez posted a photo

public servants

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.
May 2, 2015

Follow EVOKE on Twitter

Official EVOKE Facebook Page

EVOKE RSS Activity Feed

© 2024   Created by Alchemy.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service