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Log in or link your magazine subscription. Account Profile. The truth is that poverty, often caused by deliberate deprivation and isolation, not overpopulation, causes environmental harm. Raising poor peoples out of extreme poverty, improving their health and implementing modern agricultural practices will stabilize the population and end deforestation.
I do not have all of the answers, but here are a few suggestions that can guide you to take action. Some of you, no doubt, will have other, perhaps better, ideas. The key is to get involved and stay involved in any way you can.
Share information about short term infrastructure building charities and investment agencies through Facebook, Twitter, and other social sites. Make a YouTube video, blog, or website encouraging investment and exposing the crimes of international organizations. Inform as many people as possible about the true agenda and practices behind the following euphemistic phrases and biased propaganda. Contact agencies and government officials that are able to change things and spread the word about the need for ending practices such as population control programs, denial of DDT, denial of GMO and high yield crops, and modern agriculture; denial of clean water, sanitation and hygiene education; and denial of electricity by all means except solar and wind.
Call or write your congressman, the president, cabinet secretaries, state department heads. Include local and state governments and business organizations that can partner with organizations in developing countries or encourage investment. Join or donate to groups opposed to these misguided actions or that support major improvements.
For example Population Research Institute is fighting the overpopulation myth and human rights abuses in population control programs in thirty countries. Send my book, Saving Africa from Lies That Kill: How Myths about the Environment and Overpopulation are destroying Third World Countries or excerpts from it to important people that can get things done and influence others.
Read the first chapter free through Bookfunnel at www. Permission is given here to reproduce sections of my book freely to spread its message of hope and recovery. Follow my blog, Saving Africa from Lies that Kill at www. Reblog posts or use the links to repost on Twitter, Facebook and other social sites. Donate to charities that build immediate infrastructure : wells, toilets, sand dams, sand filters, roads, improved housing, schools, and medical facilities by working directly with the people, not the governments, which may keep most of the donations.
Medicine and health care supplies are badly needed.
For many of these organizations, generous donors will match your donation. If you work for a corporation, many of them will match your donations , so you need to ask them if they support the charity to which you want to donate. Because many companies donate most of the materials and supplies, your donations may only have to cover the cost of shipping, so that your gift multiplies by typically five to eight times. Most of these charities have a catalog that allows you to see the options and their cost.
Sponsoring a child or family can also be used to build schools and other infrastructure for an entire village. Support Christian missionaries in developing countries through your church. Along with preaching the Gospel, missionaries are involved in the communities they service in various ways including teaching, health care, and infrastructure improvements.
Go on summer mission trips with your church or other organization offering medical and educational assistance.
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Offer scholarships for outstanding students in these countries. Foundations, church and civic groups can sponsor scholarships, grants, or loans for education. Ask about existing scholarship programs and donate to worthy ones that help people from developing countries. Visit African and developing countries. Tourism is a significant source of income for many African and other developing countries. Sell products from Africa and other developing countries in your own online or brick-and-mortar stores using online wholesale suppliers. Support businesses that locate or are willing to locate facilities in African or other developing countries.
Inquire about pension and retirement plans to determine and request investments to include stocks and bonds in African or other developing countries. Invest in African stocks or in companies that invest in Africa and other developing countries or in mining, manufacturing companies, and other industries with facilities in developing countries. Start a new business: If you have funds to invest in new ventures or own a business, whether in manufacturing, communications, services, merchandising, mining, etc.
You may want to locate a company town near city slums where there is a ready workforce in need of employment. Company towns can provide safe homes, electricity, clean water and sanitation, education and medical facilities for employees and their families, ensuring a healthy and loyal workforce. Opportunities abound in African and other developing countries and are just waiting for someone with the insight and courage to implement them. The bottom line is to get and stay involved, however you can , in activities that will ultimately raise the economies of developing countries, lift the rural population out of extreme poverty, end practices by outside organization that are contrary to the needs of the people and usher them into the twenty-first century.
Africa and the developing world have a promising and bright future, but it will take all of us to foster the changes that are needed.
It is possible, and you can make a difference. Even so, faith, if it hath not works, is dead, being alone.
If you like the book, please leave a review online at Amazon. Funding is a key component to the implementation of these Western interference programs, so they are vulnerable to change. Campaigns to expose and defund them can have a significant impact on their donor base.
There are inviting investment opportunities, both foreign and domestic, as discussed previously, for example see earlier posts: Investment Opportunities in Africa , New US Build Act encourages investment in Africa. Free trade markets work every time; socialistic systems of dependency and top down control fail the people every time they are tried.
It is illogical to believe that the successful market system that has raised the rest of the world out of poverty would not work here, too. Education, employment, investment, and infrastructure are the keys to saving Africa and other developing countries. The myths of overpopulation and inferiority of poor peoples are blamed for environmental harm and failure to advance. The key is to get involved and stay involved. These suggestions fall roughly into three main categories:. Please, copy my ideas and add your own.
Sunlight is a powerful disinfectant. Send my book or excerpts from it to important people that can get things done and influence others. See below for information and to read the first chapter free. Contact me about posting your own related information as a guest author. Share the information about the blog with as many people as you can so they, too, can spread the word and help alleviate unnecessary suffering. Most of these organizations give you a chance to designate donations for specific needs, and you can donate an affordable share to a larger investment such as a hand drilled or deep water well.
For example, last year I donated money to install a hand drilled well. CBN, Christian Broadcasting Network is another reliable organization that works internationally to help people in developing countries through their partners.
Many other agencies offer child sponsorship and help to the poor, but be sure they are working directly with the people, not through governments, which may skim off much of the donations. If you work for a corporation, many of them will match your donations, so you need to ask them if they support the charity to which you want to donate. Agencies that oversee charitable organizations include:.
Support Christian missionaries in developing countries through your church, or other organization such as Baptist International Missions, Inc. You can find others on the internet by searching for missionary organizations. My church supports almost a hundred missionaries. Ask if yours supports missionaries and encourage them to do so. Many of us believe lies about contract negotiations that are sabotaging our results:.
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When was the last time you got everything you wanted in a negotiation? Not just a good result, but your best-case scenario?
Here are five other lies that are killing your contract negotiations. Lie 1: People are rational. Reality: People are irrational, and emotion drives their decision making—not logic.
Smile As humans, our state of mind tends to mirror that of anyone we observe closely. Listen We all have a deep need to feel heard and understood. Which brings us too.. Here are three ways to listen with intention.