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in all fairness..

November 26, 2010


At first I am troubled to see that my blog here is slowly retracting into a cobwebbed corner of the wordpress cyberspace, whilst I am living up a whole new paradigm of change back on home soil digging for the soul of South Africa. Coming across people and processes aplenty that I would love to […]

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 […]

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 […]

“An article about me”

November 24, 2009


for SOFIA “Status” Writing about oneself is perhaps one of the most difficult things to do. Which aspect is it that you need to read and what are my intentions in writing this? Do I want you to see a certain side of me that promotes my interests and projects? Or do I just want […]

Describing the indescribable…

November 24, 2009


for Idem Rundbrief What is “Connectivity”? I am often asked. Connectivity can be defined in so many different ways, so it is always a challenge to give words to such a complex and ever-changing thing. An easy way is to quote the dictionary in saying “connectivity is the state or extent of being connected or […]

“Walking the Daisies” continues…

September 10, 2009


Last year I was part of an initiative with Greg Nicolson and Rocking the Daisies to walk to the famed music festival outside of Darling in the Western Cape, South Africa. The event was such a success we decided to make it a whole lot bigger. This year, being in Sweden, I have opted to […]

“Africa and spirituality”

August 22, 2009


I was asked to write an article on “Africa and spirituality” of about 500 words for a Swiss/German publication, Das Goetheanum. The article (if published) will be translated. I was asked today and the deadline was today. I went over the word count. _ “Africa and spirituality” by Nathan Daniel Heller First of all, it […]