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A Warrior’s Journey

May 23, 2012


my last blog post was september 11. i mean in september 2011. that is sordid, my apologies for leaving you hanging. i took a step out of the blog world, being more into the real world, more in my self, and living more into my future. i’m getting there. it seems blogging is about writing […]

Zimbabwe Learning Journey – Final Harvest – What Moves You?

September 6, 2011


A collective poem by the participants of the South Africa to Zimbabwe Learning Journey hosted by Greenhouse Project, Johannesburg and Kufunda Village, Harare on 10-20 August 2011. After a day attending sustainability projects in Jhb CBD, we spent 2 days learning together at Kufunda Village, followed by 2 days in a rural community. 17 SA […]

Notes for the future

August 31, 2010


These are the pre-notes I wrote in the morning and on the train the day before my speech at En Dag för Framtiden on Sunday 29 August in Stockholm, the follow up event to Rework the World where we launched the Representing Youth initiative. Both events were hosted by the Tällberg Foundation to engage in-depth […]

Focus on ProAction Café

April 13, 2010


(Harvest from Community Campus process – 8.4.10) The Setting Focus Initiative Forum was an inspirational working meeting, held by the international Youth Section of the Anthroposophical Society at the Goetheanum in Dornach, Switzerland. The space was held very constructively by some remarkable individuals who made conscious use of multiple social technologies, and so there was […]

SOFIA / YIP Report (Dec ’09 – March ’10)

March 28, 2010


I am a trainee of Föreningen SOFIA completing a 1-year training in Social Entrepreneurship at the International Youth Initiative Program (YIP) in Järna, Sweden. This traineeship is funded by Forum Syd, a program of the Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA). This is an update of my learning experience, following my previous report, which covered the […]

Radical Collaboration in Education – the birth of SKAI

March 26, 2010


This is my revised article for the YIP annual report. The Art of Hosting training that took place in Karlskrona on the south coast of Sweden 18-21 Feb 2010 was an awe-inspiring 4-day event that opened up a massive door for youth collaboration, bringing together 4 of the leading international educational programs for sustainability and […]

Art of Hosting Karlskrona, a training from the Heart

March 24, 2010


I was asked to write a one-pager on my experience at Karlskrona for YIP. Here it is. It was a great pleasure to attend my second training in this conscientious discipline (sometimes referred to as Participatory or Process Leadership) this time with 3 fellow participants and a co-founder of YIP. The Art of Hosting is […]