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Here are some of the leaders we admire

Kenya's Ingrid Munro - founded happy families bank so youth's mobile productivity can rebuild Kenya - one of Africa's countries on a rising exponential. People who have certified Ingrid's great work include Queen Sofia of Spain for 15 years royalty's number 1 champion of truly economic banks for the poor -also see more at http://normanmacrae.ning.com/forum/topics/kenya-and-norman

Other exciting investors in youth's productivity in Africa include:
Peter Ryan MicroloanFoundation (Malawi) with African Regional partnership of John Mackey's WholePlanetFoundation
Taddy Blecher (Free Univesrities including first test space of Branson Entrepreneur curricula)  S. Africa
Ory head of google africa (s.africa) formerly founder of crowdmap kenya
Alumni of Nelson Mandela, and Ubuntu Community Building methods
In memoriam: Wangari Maathai mobilised of green movements across Africa

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Hi Lesley - I want to use your education revolution piece in microcredsummit special issue to see if I can assemble a circulation list of africa's deepest educators, while Mrs Begum searches out asia's deepest educators with mostofa


@ Ghana: Have you or taddy heard of http://www.ashesi.org/ -at quadir's 3 day conference in boston this week,  where patrick Awuah is speaking

Ethical leadership • Innovative thinking • A new Africa

Since its founding in 2002, Ashesi (Ah-SHESS-ee) University in Ghana has empowered young Africans with the skills, and the motivation, to create a better future for Africa. Ashesi’s groundbreaking curriculum, unique in Africa, fosters critical thinking, problem solving, and a concern for others. Ashesi students are challenged to adapt their skills to Africa’s realities; as a result, over 95% of our 269 graduates have chosen to stay in Africa, where they contribute to efficiency, transparency and progress in a wide range of private and NGO enterprises.

Our US foundation connects you to this African-initiated enterprise
Ashesi was founded by Patrick Awuah (AA-wah), a Ghanaian who chose to leave his successful software career in the US to return home and promote progress in Africa. The Ashesi University Foundation, based in Seattle, Washington, USA, is a 501(c)(3) organization designed to help US and international donors support the University. The foundation was instrumental in helping Dr. Awuah establish Ashesi, and continues to inspire a global community.

Generous donors help fund scholarships for students in need, new programs and campus infrastructure. Donations



Web name of business and founding entrepreneur

Market and main residence

Good News Story







Nigeria Flying Doctors Dr Ola Orekunrin www.flyingdoctorsnigeria.com

Nigeria and region : Rapid response urgent medical

The story of how and why a London-Nigerian girl fell in love with healthcare and flying. By 25 Ola was west africa’s first flying doctor. As she says when your passion leads you to do something visibly worth spending your life on - the first followers that celebrate you are absolutely pivotal. MIT wants to start up a female entrepreneurs course and alumni net around her.

Lagray Company- Dr Alexandra Graham www.lagraychem.com 

Ghana –world class pharma manufacturing

West Africa








Tech including mobile communications webs


Computer warehouse Group, Autin Okere www.cwlgroup.com

Nigeria and West Africa Region


Ushahidi www.ushahidi.org

Ory founded in Kenya (Ory now lives in S.Africa)









Financial inclusion including community regeneration across many markets


ES Partners Eric Kakou www.espartners.co

Eric provides intellectual capital services to African leaders having led Rwanda Program RNIC


Jamii Bora Kenya www.jamiibora.org Ingrid Munro

Microcredit including youth and urban as well as rural


BRAC www.brac.net  with mastercard foundation – sir fazle abed


BRAc worls with other partners in Tanzania , Suda, Seirra Leone, …

Microloanfoundation peter ryan www.microloanfoundation.org

Resourced out of London and Boston serves Malawi and Zambia


 www.wholeplanetfoundation.org John Mackey WholeFoods

 Trendsetting economic partnership program of the US company Wholefoods connecting over 10 countries in Africa.

 Wholefoods funds microcredits in local places where it is already present in sourcing foods. This leverages its staff’s interest in these areas and concern to see local markets and entrepreneurs develop to benefit of societies. 

 MPESA and www.safaricomfoundation.org


 See also new book by nicolsas sullivan



See also http://www.globalmicrocreditsummit2011.org/userfiles/file/Workshop%...


EDUCATION& jobs and good news media


MakerFaire Africa Emeka Okafor www.makerfaireafrica.com

Pan-africa world fair of locally made prodicts and extreme design skills

First 3 fairs … Accra , Nairobi , Cairo

Africa 24 good news of Africa by africans Constant Nemale

Paris- Africa world service media


Ashesi Univeristy Dr Patrick Awuah www.ashesi.org



Free University model Taddy Blecher

South Africa

This model also incubated branson entrepreneur curricula now extending to other hemispheres

Legatum Center http://legatum.mit.edu/ Iqbal Quadir with Mastercard Foundation http://www.mastercardfdn.org/

MIT boston

Worldwide – masercard 21mn $ sponsorship will bring particular foci to Africa , education and financial inclusion


Agriculture including celan energy and water


Golden Rose Agro Farms Ryaz shamji



www.camed.org network inspired by anne cotton

Helps girls stay in schools – started in zimbabwe, now many countries in africa


 green belt movement wangaaris mathaai









8:45am    Special Remarks
Eric Grimsom, Chancellor, MIT
Iqbal Quadir, Founder & Director, Legatum Center at MIT
Reeta Roy,President & CEO, The MasterCard Foundation
9:00am    Private Investments: Public Purpose
                   An informative discussion about the true drivers behind decisions to fund nascent ventures.
Julie MeyerCEO, Ariadne Capital
Thomas C. BarryCEO, Zephyr Management
Robert E. LitanVP for Research & Policy, Kauffman Foundation
Judi Wakhungu Execuitive Director, African Center for Technology Studies
10:30am    High Tech in Low Income
                    High tech is giving rise to new solutions and new opportunities for entrepreneurs.
Alph Bingham, Founder & Board Member, InnoCentive, Inc.
    Legatum Fellow:
               Prahar Shah
Neetu Bhatia, Co-founder, Chairman & CEO, KyaZoonga
Zafar Khan, CEO, Sofizar
Austin Okere, Founder, Managing Director & CEO, Computer Warehouse Group
1:00pm      Lessons from Educational Entrepreneurs
                      Contrary to the usual expectation that education is a non-profit or government service, for-profit enterprises are emerging in this field.
    Session Leader:
Dr. Natasha Matic, Senior Strategy Advisor, King Khalid Foundation
    Legatum Fellow:
                Farrah Tazyeen, Legatum Fellow
Dr. Patrick Awuah, Founder & President, Ashesi University, Ghana
Alex Cheatle, Founder & CEO, Ten Group
Ashish Rajpal, Founder & CEO, iDiscoveri
2:30pm    Acres of Innovations
                   Sustainable land development and use, whether in agricultural enterprises or conservation, allows entrepreneurs to create dynamic and profitable businesses. 
    Session Leader:
Eric Kacou, Co-founder, ESPartners, helped advise on Rwanda's reconstruction
    Legatum Fellow:
                Dennis Szeszko, Founder & CEO, Soil-less Orchids
Dr. Kazi Anis Ahmed, Co-founder & President, Teatulia
Marta Echavarria, Project Director & Founder, EcoDecision
Ryaz Shamji, Managing Director, Golden Rose Agro-Farms, Ltd. one of Ethiopia's largest exports 
8:45am     Disintermediaton of Media
                   Television, print publications and electronic media play an ever-increasing role in driving   political, social and economic developments.
               Dr. Rosalia Arteaga, former Vice President & President of Ecuador
   Session Leader:
Emeka Okafor,Curator, Maker Faire Africa, host of Ted Africa's event in Tanzania
    Legatum Fellow:
               Ankit Jain
Claude Grunitzky,Co-founder & Chairman, TRUE
Constant Nemale, President & Founder, Africa 24
10:30am   Infectious Ideas
                   Billions of people do not have access to good health care. There are surprising and innovative solutions for the delivery of medical care in emerging countries.
Dr. Alexandra Graham, Co-founder & COO, LaGray Chemical Company, West Africa's only major manufacturer of Pharmaceuticals
    Legatum Fellow:
                Javier Lozano, Legatum Fellow, Founder, Clinicas del Azucar
Pradeep K. Jaisingh, Managing Director & CEO, International Oncology
Dr. Ola Orekunrin, Managing Director, Flying Doctors Nigeria, Ltd.
Alberto Osio, Co-founder & CEO, Yolia Health
1:00pm    Strategies for Promoting Entrepreneurship
                Leaders in advancing entrepreneurship will shed light on practical strategies for promoting innovative enterprises.
Matthew Bishop, US Business Editor, The Economist
Esko Aho, Executive Vice President, Nokia Corporation,
                Former Prime Minister of Finland
John ChisholmCEO, John Chisholm Ventures
Michael A Cusumano, Professor of Managment, MIT Sloan School
Daniel Isenberg, Professor of Managment Practice, Babson Global
emerging notes on Legatum conference

As you may know my dad and I first reported that mobile connectivity could change the world back in 1984.
the 2 people I have ever met with the best chance of helping people link in with the mobile entrepreneurial revolution are
kazi huque who is central to intel's world ahead program http://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/company-overview/world-ahead...
iqbal quadir - it was actually iqbal  in 1994 conceived grameen phone; as well as sorts of contacts below he works with berners lee at MIT, any of the people like mo ibrahim who have made billions from mobiles,  nick sullivan who is bringing out a new book on mpesa after his previous book hear me now, joint venture with BRAC and connecting almost anyone you choose at MIT- iqbal also edits a journal innovations that has the best papers on mobile entreprenoal revolution (iqbal is also backed by the person who started MIT enrepreneur centre 30 years ago and so has his fingers in MIT's strategy as the number 1 job creating university in the world with only 10 nations being responsible for more jobs than MIT alumni)
it turned out that the MIT Legatum conference had a regional special connection of africa as it was announcing 21 million dollars of funds from mastercard foundation which already is a large $45mn  funder of brac uganda http://www.mastercardfdn.org/brac.htm
I have highlighted in bold the 6 Africans I had particulary good conversations with.
Now I have to admit 2 overwhelming geedbacks from this conference:
Africas greatest entrepreneurs seem to be saying we dont need social busieness specifically we need all good business models and transparent leaders- with pharma, computing and mass media and horticulture four of the people I met look like being unstoppable forces for good in their sectors
When you map all the connections MIT have with mobile technology its unlikely that any meaningful mobile entrepreneurial revolution of ending poverty will happen without good connections through MIT. I am here to try and help anyone who believes Africans can enjoy this time and space  
best chris macrae wash dc 1 301 881 1655 www.africanidol.tv www.youthworldbanking.com

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EconomistDiary.com Friends20.com & EntrepreneurialRevolution.city select 2022's greatest moments for citizens/youth of NY & HK & Utellus

Prep for UN Sept 22 summit education no longer fit for human beings/sustainability


Since gaining my MA statistics Cambridge DAMTP 1973 (Corpus Christi College) my special sibject has been community building networks- these are the 6 most exciting collaboration opportunities my life has been privileged to map - the first two evolved as grassroots person to person networks before 1996 in tropical Asian places where village women had no access to electricity grids nor phones- then came mobile and solar entrepreneurial revolutions!! 

COLLAB platforms of livesmatter communities to mediate public and private -poorest village mothers empowering end of poverty    5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5  5.6

4 livelihood edu for all 

4.1  4.2  4.3  4.4  4.5 4.6

3 last mile health services  3.1 3,2  3.3  3.4   3.5   3.6

last mile nutrition  2.1   2.2   2.3   2.4  2.5  2,6

banking for all workers  1.1  1.2  1.3   1.4   1.5   1.6

NEWS FROM LIBRARY NORMAN MACRAE -latest publication 2021 translation into japanese biography of von neumann:

Below: neat German catalogue (about half of dad's signed works) but expensive  -interesting to see how Germans selected the parts  they like over time: eg omitted 1962 Consider Japan The Economist 

feel free to ask if free versions are available 

The coming entrepreneurial revolution : a survey Macrae, Norman - In: The economist 261 (1976), pp. 41-65 cited 105 

Macrae, Norman - In: IPA review / Institute of PublicAffairs 25 (1971) 3, pp. 67-72  
 Macrae, Norman - The Economist 257 (1975), pp. 1-44 
6 The future of international business Macrae, Norman - In: Transnational corporations and world order : readings …, (pp. 373-385). 1979 >
Future U.S. growth and leadership assessed from abroad Macrae, Norman - In: Prospects for growth : changing expectations for the future, (pp. 127-140). 1977 Check Google Scholar | 
9Entrepreneurial Revolution - next capitalism: in hi-tech left=right=center; The Economist 1976
Macrae, Norman -In: European community (1978), pp. 3-6
  Macrae, Norman - In: Kapitalismus heute, (pp. 191-204). 1974

. we scots are less than 4/1000 of the worlds and 3/4 are Diaspora - immigrants in others countries. Since 2008 I have been celebrating Bangladesh Women Empowerment solutions wth NY graduates. Now I want to host love each others events in new york starting this week with hong kong-contact me if we can celebrate anoither countries winm-wins with new yorkers



TWO Macroeconomies FROM SIXTH OF PEOPLE WHO ARE WHITE & war-prone




From 60%+ people =Asian Supercity (60TH YEAR OF ECONOMIST REPORTING - SEE CONSIDER JAPAN1962)

Far South - eg African, Latin Am, Australasia

Earth's other economies : Arctic, Antarctic, Dessert, Rainforest


In addition to how the 5 primary sdgs1-5 are gravitated we see 6 transformation factors as most critical to sustainability of 2020-2025-2030

Xfactors to 2030 Xclimate XAI Xinfra Xyouth Wwomen Xpoor chris.macrae@yahoo.co.uk (scot currently  in washington DC)- in 1984 i co-authored 2025 report with dad norman.

Asia Rising Surveys

Entrepreneurial Revolution -would endgame of one 40-year generations of applying Industrial Revolution 3,4 lead to sustainability of extinction

1972's Next 40 Years ;1976's Coming Entrepreneurial Revolution; 12 week leaders debate 1982's We're All Intrapreneurial Now

The Economist had been founded   in 1843" marking one of 6 exponential timeframes "Future Histores"


we offer worldwide mapping view points from

1 2 now to 2025-30

and these viewpoints:

40 years ago -early 1980s when we first framed 2025 report;

from 1960s when 100 times more tech per decade was due to compound industrial revolutions 3,4 

1945 birth of UN

1843 when the economist was founded

1760s - adam smithian 2 views : last of pre-engineering era; first 16 years of engineering ra including america's declaration of independence- in essence this meant that to 1914 continental scaling of engineeriing would be separate new world <.old world


IF we 8 billion earthlings of the 2020s are to celebrate collaboration escapes from extinction, the knowhow of the billion asian poorest women networks will be invaluable -

in mathematically connected ways so will the stories of diaspora scots and the greatest mathematicians ever home schooled -central european jewish teens who emigrated eg Neumann , Einstein ... to USA 2nd quarter of the 20th century; it is on such diversity that entrepreneurial revolution diaries have been shaped 

EconomistPOOR.com : Dad was born in the USSR in 1923 - his dad served in British Embassies. Dad's curiosity enjoyed the opposite of a standard examined education. From 11+ Norman observed results of domination of humans by mad white men - Stalin from being in British Embassy in Moscow to 1936; Hitler in Embassy of last Adriatic port used by Jews to escape Hitler. Then dad spent his last days as a teen in allied bomber command navigating airplanes stationed at modernday Myanmar. Surviving thanks to the Americas dad was in Keynes last class where he was taught that only a handful of system designers control what futures are possible. EconomistScotland.com AbedMooc.com

To help mediate such, question every world eventwith optimistic rationalism, my father's 2000 articles at The Economist interpret all sorts of future spins. After his 15th year he was permitted one signed survey a year. In the mid 1950s he had met John Von Neumann whom he become biographer to , and was the only journalist at Messina's's birth of EU. == If you only have time for one download this one page tour of COLLABorations composed by Fazle Abed and networked by billion poorest village women offers clues to sustainability from the ground up like no white ruler has ever felt or morally audited. by London Scot James Wilson. Could Queen Victoria change empire fro slavemaking to commonwealth? Some say Victoria liked the challenge James set her, others that she gave him a poison pill assignment. Thus James arrived in Calcutta 1860 with the Queens permission to charter a bank by and for Indian people. Within 9 months he died of diarrhea. 75 years later Calcutta was where the Young Fazle Abed grew up - his family accounted for some of the biggest traders. Only to be partitioned back at age 11 to his family's home region in the far north east of what had been British Raj India but was now to be ruled by Pakistan for 25 years. Age 18 Abed made the trek to Glasgow University to study naval engineering.

new york

1943 marked centenary autobio of The Economist and my teenage dad Norman prepping to be navigator allied bomber command Burma Campaign -thanks to US dad survived, finished in last class of Keynes. before starting 5 decades at The Economist; after 15 years he was allowed to sign one survey a year starting in 1962 with the scoop that Japan (Korea S, Taiwan soon hk singapore) had found development mp0de;s for all Asian to rise. Rural Keynes could end village poverty & starvation; supercity win-win trades could celebrate Neumanns gift of 100 times more tech per decade (see macrae bio of von neumann)

Since 1960 the legacy of von neumann means ever decade multiplies 100 times more micro-technology- an unprecedented time for better or worse of all earthdwellers; 2025 timelined and mapped innovation exponentials - education, health, go green etc - (opportunities threats) to celebrating sustainability generation by 2025; dad parted from earth 2010; since then 2 journals by adam smith scholars out of Glasgow where engines began in 1760- Social Business; New Economics have invited academic worlds and young graduates to question where the human race is going - after 30 business trips to wealthier parts of Asia, through 2010s I have mainly sherpa's young journalist to Bangladesh - we are filing 50 years of cases on women empowerment at these web sites AbedMOOC.com FazleAbed.com EconomistPoor.com EconomistUN.com WorldRecordjobs.com Economistwomen.com Economistyouth.com EconomistDiary.com UNsummitfuture.com - in my view how a billion asian women linked together to end extreme poverty across continental asia is the greatest and happiest miracle anyone can take notes on - please note the rest of this column does not reflect my current maps of how or where the younger half of the world need to linkin to be the first sdg generation......its more like an old scrap book

 how do humans design futures?-in the 2020s decade of the sdgs – this question has never had more urgency. to be or not to be/ – ref to lessons of deming or keynes, or glasgow university alumni smith and 200 years of hi-trust economics mapmaking later fazle abed - we now know how-a man made system is defined by one goal uniting generations- a system multiplies connected peoples work and demands either accelerating progress to its goal or collapsing - sir fazle abed died dec 2020 - so who are his most active scholars climate adaptability where cop26 november will be a great chance to renuite with 260 years of adam smith and james watts purposes t end poverty-specifically we interpret sdg 1 as meaning next girl or boy born has fair chance at free happy an productive life as we seek to make any community a child is born into a thriving space to grow up between discover of new worlds in 1500 and 1945 systems got worse and worse on the goal eg processes like slavery emerged- and ultimately the world was designed around a handful of big empires and often only the most powerful men in those empires. 4 amazing human-tech systems were invented to start massive use by 1960 borlaug agriculture and related solutions every poorest village (2/3people still had no access to electricity) could action learn person to person- deming engineering whose goal was zero defects by helping workers humanize machines- this could even allowed thousands of small suppliers to be best at one part in machines assembled from all those parts) – although americans invented these solution asia most needed them and joyfully became world class at them- up to 2 billion people were helped to end poverty through sharing this knowhow- unlike consuming up things actionable knowhow multiplies value in use when it links through every community that needs it the other two technologies space and media and satellite telecoms, and digital analytic power looked promising- by 1965 alumni of moore promised to multiply 100 fold efficiency of these core tech each decade to 2030- that would be a trillion tmes moore than was needed to land on the moon in 1960s. you might think this tech could improve race to end poverty- and initially it did but by 1990 it was designed around the long term goal of making 10 men richer than 40% poorest- these men also got involved in complex vested interests so that the vast majority of politicians in brussels and dc backed the big get bigger - often they used fake media to hide what they were doing to climate and other stuff that a world trebling in population size d\ - we the 3 generations children parents grandparents have until 2030 to design new system orbits gravitated around goal 1 and navigating the un's other 17 goals do you want to help/ 8 cities we spend most time helping students exchange sustainability solutions 2018-2019 BR0 Beijing Hangzhou: 

Girls world maps begin at B01 good news reporting with fazleabed.com  valuetrue.com and womenuni.com


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MA1 AliBaba TaoBao

Ma 2 Ali Financial

Ma10.1 DT and ODPS

health catalogue; energy catalogue

Keynes: 2025now - jobs Creating Gen


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A01 BRAC health system,

A02 BRAC education system,

A03 BRAC banking system

K01 Twin Health System - Haiti& Boston

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