SINCE I HAVE LEARNED ABOUT INTERNET AND THE DIGITIAL COMMUNITY, I HAVE HAD OPPORTUNITIES TO LEARN AND GROW,
agents of change
Prior to 2008 I had not been involved in the digital community, I did my first email in 2008 and also got my first cell phone.
Most of us have been taught a value system we believed to be true from childhood on. Some of these value systems are based on culture, faith. family, friends, community. law, education and more.
I had the extreme Pleasure of meeeting Olga Stolbova this week in the town of Campbell River , which is a 200 mile journey form the small villages where I live.
I have lived in several countries and in rural areas where people have few or no resources to survive let alone better their lives
WHEN I WAS A CHILD WE KNEW POVERTY. I HELPED MY MOM OUT BECAUSE OUR FATHER DIED BEFORE MY SECOND BIRTHDAY. I OBSERVED A LOT AS A CHILD AND WAS EXPOSED TO VIOLENCE.
A few more days and VOF 2011 program will come to a close for us the Applicants.
Part of the things I want to see changed in my community include access to education for all, improved healthcare, better credit facilities for women entrepreneurs and a good low-cost housing scheme.
The scope of what needs to be changed, reformed, and improved in the world can be so mountainous as to become overwhelming.
In very many societies, women are goddesses. The goddesses are attributed to human existence, fertility, production, brightness, love, caring, healing, health, wealth, beauty, etc.