mandela and gandhi figure among 20th c greatest elders
198-195 saw end of mandela's 27 years in south african prison, end of apartheid, and election of mandela as president
both gandhi and mandela had been barristers in south africa
mandel lent hos name to the extranet of maharishi college- the enarkly free university floudned by taddy blecher which has trained over 15000 under privileged youth to positions of leadership in buisienss, public setvice or community entrepreneurship including coding - succesful graduate could pay back later
originally called cida cotlege, taddy found that may girls and boys were coming to the colege with more "abused" projiles that GIs retirning from war- maharioshi as meditation technique that helps you find your inner self (and confidence) restored most youth to normal minds and cultivated treemdous respect
richard bransons own search folr a social apprentice discovered the founder of spanx - her prize to hel set up a fundation - between branon and her they linked in opoerah winfrees school for goirls, cida and brasno went to to help fund the mandela elders
mandela was i the middle of various community recocnicilation processes including Ubuntu that he named
BY and large African youth have not yet deserved transparent governance systems in vast maority of countries; in 2018 renewed hope for chnage came in souyth africa with succession of zuma and various paralell trends eg the replacement of Mugabe in zImbabwe,- hiowever there are tremedous chalenges- some natoons lost almost a generation to aids- ine a couple of africa countries there are more youth under 20 than elders; large interbational extraction ciorpirations still dominate many economies; while there is a lot of talk about improving education, systems are often stick in paper bound curricula and non-progressive teacher unions or departmnents of education- mandeal will always be africa's most famous symbol of hope- there are some outstanding youth technolgist hubs eg in kenya -afruca's nations need to do collabiration maping around shared infrastructure if they are to fiully particiate in 21st C gtrade that values small eneterprise.
how'd you like to search WRJ blog by value chains eg vc1 money vc2 AI & human tech vc3 health vc4 arts and communities happy stuff including olympics vc5 girls safety vc6 education for livelihoods vc7 food as nutrition security & diversity vc8 infrastructure for win-win trade maps vc9 true mediabreaking the last empire : americans need to vote now are they separate and superior speciesn OR are they like the rest of the 8 billion of us? new summer 2019 : drucker ::::60 years ago dad, norman macrae, started the first of 100 conversations on AI (Artificial Intelligence), He had just surveyed how Japan was rising (lifting potentially Asians everywhere out of colonial era poverty) round brilliant engineers (bullet trains, container superports , microelectronics, the most reliable engines in the world) - from tokyo he brought back a pocket calculator- what would schools and the world be like if everyone had one of these?
Within a few years the world was debating if tech helps man reach the moon is there any mission impossible on earth.
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And Gordon Moore of Intel had just written a paper promising that microelectronic engineers would improve tech 100 fold every G decade to 2020s -that's a trillion fold more powerful microchips in 2030 than man raced to the moon with. So who's knowledge should teachers and everyone linkin to now if millennials are to be the first sustainability generations and THE UN 17 sdgs are to be celebrated as possible wherever the next girl is born. We welcome your nominations: here are a few examples back from the future of 2030 followed by an approximate chronological order. If in doubt as to whether we know your favorite WRJC please search this blog and mail us firstname.lastname@example.org if we have left someone out