Goal #5 for Transforming our World 2015-2030 Gender Equality

The only gender inequality that ever impacted on me and left a lasting impression was the fact that, as I wasn’t a woman, I couldn’t make babies, and that caused me to feel deprived.   Being born a male had deprived me of the capacity of creating human life. I resented being deprived of this… Continue reading Goal #5 for Transforming our World 2015-2030 Gender Equality

Goal #4 for Transforming our World 2015-2030: Quality Education

Despite being as poor as church mice and suffering occasional hunger due to the war and our low income, the one thing I wasn’t deprived of was a quality education. How I got it was very elaborate and that is a story in itself, and it earned me the highest professional qualification attainable in my country,… Continue reading Goal #4 for Transforming our World 2015-2030: Quality Education

Goal #3 for Transforming our World 2015-2030: Good Health and Well Being

Despite having numerous physical, psychological and moral ailments, throughout my life on earth, I don’t recall feeling anything other than good health and well being. Maybe it is because I am an eternal optimist. Or maybe I am an eternal optimist because I have never felt anything other than health and well-being.   When you have chronic disabilities,… Continue reading Goal #3 for Transforming our World 2015-2030: Good Health and Well Being

Goal #2 for Transforming our World 2015-2030: Zero Hunger

My earliest memory of being hungry was as a 4-5 year old child, when my mum and dad had gone somewhere while I was out playing and I missed my lunch, so I climbed in the back kitchen window of the bungalow where we lived and stole a big, round, cake covered in coconut, topped… Continue reading Goal #2 for Transforming our World 2015-2030: Zero Hunger

Goal #1 for Transforming our World 2015-2030: No Poverty

The first item on the business plan that William the Conqueror must have drawn up with his squires, Odo and Robert, on the day of his coronation as King of England, must have been a funding plan to finance the governance of England by his squires for the 20 years he needed them to govern… Continue reading Goal #1 for Transforming our World 2015-2030: No Poverty

Making Sustainable Sustainability Entrepreneurs

People with autism are prone to dying prematurely [http://bit.ly/23WJ7Es]. Children (up to 23 years of age in the USA) with autism are prone to suicide ideations and attempts [http://bit.ly/1JqH7hw]. Adults (aged 21 and upwards in UK) with Asperger’s Syndrome also prone to suicide ideations and attempts [http://bit.ly/1KuwoBj]. Autism and Asperger’s Syndrome are classed as serious mental diseases… Continue reading Making Sustainable Sustainability Entrepreneurs

Adrian Thomas (An Unusual Life)

David Adrian Thomas, Esq., M.C.I.H.T. Founder, Sole Owner, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of the County Surveyors Society International Ltd., Dolau, Nebo, Llanon, UK. Adrian has been a promulgator of self-sufficient urban, rural and maritime development since very young. He planned his first model development at age 7½ in the UK and had his sights set on building his next in… Continue reading Adrian Thomas (An Unusual Life)