Dear Andrius, JanetAand all,
Thank you very much for the discussion you and Andrius
have made on our behalf. We all in ACTWID KONGADZEM
really appreciate all you said.
Yes we have looked at your suggestion Andrius and it
is okay. We will take the goal to explore the projects
that interest us ,then exchange letters with Janet on
what we have done and learnt and then later on report
to janet and you how the different projects fit
together and how they relate different sets of
We will like to let you all know that we will send you
the answers to the questions you posed about the cyber
cafe project tomorrow if there are no electrical
For the question of a check, it may be very difficult
here to cash a check in a bank. The best and easy way
is only the Western Union Wires.
Immense thanks till tomorrow.
Sincerely Wendi and ACTWID KONGADZEM members in
--- Andrius Kulikauskas <ms@...
> I'm very glad that you might be Wendi Loshe
> Bernadette's (and ACTWID
> KONGADZEM's) partner at our lab (and your Holistic
> Helping working group)
> for a $100 project which I will sponsor.
> I suggest, because there are so many interests and
> potentials, that the
> goal of this project be simply for ACTWID KONGADZEM
> to explore the ones
> that interest them, exchange letters with you and
> what they are doing and
> learning, and finally, in two months or so, report
> on how the different
> projects fit together, how they relate different
> sets of participants,
> what kinds of synergies they suggest. That would be
> a helpful result.
> What do you think?
> Wendi, I can send you the $100 by Western Union, but
> perhaps it would be
> better to send it to you by check? Can you cash a
> US check at your bank?
> Then I would send you an extra $20.
> Andrius Kulikauskas
> Minciu Sodas
> > Dear Wendi, Andrius, Graham, and All,
> > Immense thanks for these inspiring notes, and I
> would love to work in
> > partnership with Actwid Kongadzem, with whom I
> have been working already
> > for
> > about four years. In addition, AK is an ActALIVE
> member, and our
> > organization will be involved in the blogging
> > Wendi, I can link you with Solana (RV) on the
> mapping project, and let's
> > consider how the bloggers you are hoping to sign
> up can be involved with
> > the
> > Rising Voices forums and project.
> > I think that there is great potential to address
> the issue of sanitary
> > wear
> > in both a "micro" (related to individuals and
> communities) and a "macro"
> > (related to countries and regions) way, and hope
> we can starr discussing
> > this early in the new year.
> > I will try to respond to the full thread of
> conversation we have had about
> > sanitary wear during the next week--including
> Cathy Stubington's inspiring
> > posting (thanks Cathy and more to follow soon to
> you!!) --and would like
> > to
> > mention in the meantime that Cathy is also a
> member of ActALIVE, so there
> > are some exciting creative linkages we can
> hopefully make and develop as
> > we
> > move along.
> > How this connects to Graham is another interesting
> linkage: recently, he
> > and Rachel met while she was in the UK, and Rachel
> is an ActALIVE member
> > too, as are Andrius and Ken (as well as Dennis,
> George Onyango, and Fred
> > Ouko of KCYP, with whom Graham has been working on
> a solar-panel
> > fabrication
> > project for some time).
> > It would be very interesting to discuss if and how
> we might links solar
> > power, sanitary wear, blogging, peace and
> development, health issues such
> > as
> > HIV/AIDS and malaria, and the arts! A tall order,
> perhaps, but I'm sure
> > that--if anyone can do it--we can.
> > Andrius, what are your ideas for "working
> together", ie what does that
> > mean
> > to you, in what circumstances do you envision some
> micro-funding for a
> > project, et al?
> > Thanks so much, all, and I look forward to
> discussing, dreaming, and
> > "doing"
> > together! Janet
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "ACTWID KONGADZEM" <actwid_k@...>
> > To: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > Sent: Wednesday, December 10, 2008 11:57 AM
> > Subject: Re: [learningfromeachother] Partners for
> Wendi for DIY Solar,
> > sanitary wear, positive blogging?
> >> Dear Andrius and all,
> >> Thank you for accepting to work with us on the
> >> Solar project and the sanitary project. Yes the
> >> step as you said is to find the online partner in
> >> lab who will like to work with us.
> >> We are waiting.
> >> Sincerely Wendi and members
> >> --- Andrius Kulikauskas <ms@...> wrote:
> >>> Wendi, Yes I would like to do a $100 project
> >>> you and your group. The
> >>> key step is to find an online partner in our lab
> >>> any of your projects
> >>> who would work with you. Let's see who might be
> >>> interested and then I
> >>> would like to send you the $100 for you to work
> >>> together. Andrius
> >>> Kulikauskas, ms@...
> >>> ---------------------------------
> >>> Dear Solana,
> >>> I just read about your positive bloggers from
> >>> Andrius
> >>> notes from the chat room of yesterday .Some of
> >>> members led b Brigit Fon and Prudentia with
> >>> Theresare willing to share their experiences
> >>> here
> >>> in Cameroon of living positively,so they asked
> >>> Wendi as their leader to ask you to include
> >>> What
> >>> do you think? Andius ,we also have spent some
> >>> time trying to send you a message from the chat
> >>> and it could not work now since we had no
> >>> electricity
> >>> here yesterday for 24 hours and so we could not
> >>> you.
> >>> In this email we want to say that three of our
> >>> members read about the solar powered battery
> >>> idea that you said Ricardo had successfully
> >>> out
> >>> in Kenya and were very interested to learn the
> >>> technology involved i its usage and then try it
> >>> in
> >>> three different villages here.
> >>> Another point raised by some of our members
> >>> readin your notes on the 100dollar project was
> >>> idea that two of our youth members expressed
> >>> they are interested in the sanitary pads project
> >>> will like to go round and do a door to door
> >>> education
> >>> and then demonstration on the usage of the
> >>> pads to matured girls in our communities here
> >>> even
> >>> women who have otherwise not been able to have
> >>> opportunity to see these pads before even using
> >>> For the first project we proposed, we are still
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