Category Archives: My thoughts and recent discoveries

This is the section where I intend to diffuse briefly my thoughts and the recent discoveries I believe are worthwhile to share with you all.

From Bamboo to Generative Transcontinental Cooperation and ZERI in Europe

After reading Dirk Hebel’s powerful article Bamboo Could Turn the World’s Construction Trade On its Head What struck me most was the observation of how the so called development aid has further “divided the planet between those who produce goods … Continue reading

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Defy the rules and change the world

“Don’t accept no for an answer. Defy the rules! It’s the only way we’re going to make the change.” This was the opening statement by Prof Gunter Pauli, Blue Economy  entrepreneur from Belgium, who … Source: thegreentimes.co.za Read this article… … Continue reading

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Einstein was right. Dov Seidman , named the “hottest advisor on the corporate virtue circuit” by Fortune Magazine, is wrong. Will he be putting 1000 CEO’s on a false path?

Einstein was right. Dov Seidman , named the “hottest advisor on the corporate virtue circuit” by Fortune Magazine, is not right. Will he be putting 1000 CEO’s on a false path? A business partner send me the interview of Dov … Continue reading

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About Fracking, Uncomfortable Knowledge, Closed Hegemony, Ethics, the Common Good, Heatlh, Changing Rules and Democracy

“None of us know all the potentialities that slumber in the spirit of the population, or all the ways in which that population can surprise us when there is the right interplay of events” These words of Vaclav Havel came … Continue reading

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Vandana Shiva in Los Angeles Yesterday: We Live in a Very Violent Economic Order To Which War Has Become Essential

we are living in a very violent economic order to which war has become essential—war against the earth, war against women’s bodies, war against local economies and war against democracy. And I think we need to see the connections between all these forms of violence, which impact women most. Whether it’s climate change or biodiversity erosion or seed monopolies, all of it is connected. It’s one piece. Continue reading

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Blue Economy and Cities as Forces for Good joining Professor Joseph Orzságh

EAUTARCIE How to Become Independent of Public Water Supply and Wastewater Networks Prospects on Keeping Climate Change in Check Take 15 minutes to view this incredible presentation designed by  Professor Joseph Országh, a bright mind, a humble hero, daring to … Continue reading

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Where Have I Been, Whereto Am I Heading?

It has been some time since I’ve been posting here.  I explain this in a blogpost to my friends of Howard Rheingold’s Youniversity Alumni Community. Happy to share it also publicly  here Since almost 14 years I’ve been tracking the … Continue reading

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Should Organizations Invent and Shape Their Future? If Yes, How Do They Go About Achieving That?

What does it take for organizations to prepare themselves for an unknown future, a future in which the old order, the prevailing paradigms: econommic, social, political, institutional, moral, cultural… might fundamentally change.

Should organizations shape their Future? If yes, How do they go about it?

I share with you this very short draft pamphlet, aimed at finding the enlightened leaders who are struggling with these questions.

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“Money and Sustainability” The Club of Rome Presents Another Breathtaking Report, 40 years after Dennis and Dana Meadows’ “Limits to Growth”

40 years after Dennis and Clara Meadows’s “Limits to Growth”, the Club of Rome presented yesterday another new breathtaking report, “Money & Sustainability” authored by Bernard Lietaer, Christian Arnsperger, Sally Goerner and Stefan Brunnhuber. Continue reading

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Associating Mondragon, @HRheingold ‘s #Cooplit Class, P2P Fondation, with my admiration for Initiative Like This Spanish Cooperative P2P Re-Industrialization Swarm

associating Mondragon, P2P, Basque revival with Howard Rheingold’s new Cooplit Class to highlight this initiative: Spanish Cooperative ‘Grupo de las Indias’ promotes p2p re-industrialization swarm Continue reading

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