Connecting local responses around the world
Immanuel Kant is a German philosopher who died more than 200 years ago. He taught us how we should seek to live our lives and I find that what he said then is relevant for how I live my life today.
Here is the dream of Immanuel Kant. It seems to me that he is talking about Local Response. And his dream is a dream for the Constellation. I shall carry it with me into 2014.
"Enlightenment is man's emergence from his self-imposed nonage. Nonage is the inability to use…Continue
This story comes the Global Learning Festival held in Chennai in 2012. It is told by Aniruddhan Vasudevan. You can find it and many other stories told at the Learning Festival at https://sites.google.com/a/communitylifecompetence.org/the-global-learning-festival/home…Continue
Added by Phil on December 20, 2013 at 1:30pm — No Comments
This was told to me by Ms. Charkaporn Pandontong of Ta Wang Tan in Ta Tum Sub-district, Pa Sang District, Lamphun, Thailand:
"When we did the Self Assessment 2 years ago, we found that for practices 1 and 3 (the first one about raising awareness and the third one is about linking care and prevention) our score was rather low. In the analysis we thought that this…
In the video, he describes the community of Ta Wang Tan in northern Thailand:
"This is in northern Thailand in the province of Chiang Mai, a little community called Ta wang taan. This community has been using…