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Evolution of an Unplanned Life

By Dr. Naresh Singh | August 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

In this first blog I reflect on my own life in which I see unplanned emergence, self-organization, uncertainty and surprise which are the hall marks of my universe evolving as a complex adaptive system. Thank God I never entered into a structured career path, for what a beautiful life it turned out to be, though […]

Sustainable Livelihoods and Legal Empowerment

By Dr. Naresh Singh | July 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

This article was prepared to inform the work of the Commission on Legal Empowerment of the Poor. It provides many insights which are still valuable today and as such I republish this now as this blog. The livelihoods of the poor are based on the activities, assets and entitlements available to them, which they can […]

Gentle Action, Quantum Physics and Consciousness: What insights for Peace Building, Environmental Action and Poverty Reduction.

By Dr. Naresh Singh | July 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

During my work on environment, poverty and then sustainable livelihoods and sustainable development over the last 30 years I have witnessed the calls for action of all kinds. Reflection on these lead to some insights, similar to where David Peats Gentle Action leads. The environmental debates around doom and gloom, the carrying capacity of the […]