Monthly Archives: May 2014

Krakow’s Wojtek The Soldier Bear statue – the road to the unveiling – summary and lessons learned

Introduction On 18th May 2014 a Wojtek The Soldier Bear statue was unveiled in Krakow’ Park Jordana. I’ve never been associated with such a project in such an important location.  I want to pay tribute to many of the people who made this possible, … Continue reading

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An interview with Kinga Skorupska – of the Open Translation Project and more

Richard Lucas May 2014 Introduction Kinga Skorupska is part of the TED and TEDx Community  – and through the OTP is one of those people who make TED talks available to those would would struggle with English. It’s a pleasure to share info about what she is … Continue reading

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An interview with Ewa Spohn – Curator of TEDxKrakow

Richard Lucas  -May 2014 Introduction This is the next interview in a series where I talk to people who are making contributions to the community life in Poland and elsewhere. Ewa is the Curator of TEDxKrakow, and is active in … Continue reading

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An interview with Julka Święch – teenage entrepreneur from Kraków

Richard Lucas May 2014 Introduction I heard about Julka’s business ventures from her father Grzegorz.. As someone who has been promoting entrepreneurship projects in Schools  in Poland for more than 20 years. (see end of article for examples, links), I … Continue reading

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