dear korean friends - thank you i would like to talk a lot too - do you use whatsapp my mobile is + 1 240 316 8157 ; 3 thoughteaders of 2nd half of 20th c who had similar views were my father the economist's norman macrae, peter drucker, ezra vogel; i believe they all hoped japan and south korea would be strong partners by now; at least for subjects younger half of world need tech to get locally right including health, climate, livelihood edu; i am tracking 5 end of years summits starting with home town glasgow cop26; do you know who in korea wants korean youth scottish youth and other youth to be action informed from glasgow - quite recently scot gordon brown helped launch this korean education network- https://educommissionasia.org/about-us-why-we-work-background/?lang=en - do you know any of its people - and do you know anyone in korea who continues positive goals of the jeju aiib summit the first international space moon-jae-in spoke at with such optimism back in 2017 ps because of anonymous contributions to the economist my father was only well known in japan where he was awarded empire order of rising sun- can we use that to bridge a few people in korea/japan? or what way forwards do you see as most optimistic given the deep urgent challenges peoples/communities face everywhere - is there one korean university whose leadership you are closest to?
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.. Macraes' last 100 trips to Asia - they started with dad Norman Macrae teen serving in allied bomber command (today's Myanmar)-
The Economist became min diary of Norman Macrae's half century of asian trips from Myanmar 1943 on- we archive that at normanmacrae.net economistjapan.com; connection of my 50 trips with 5 generations of my family in Asia only made full sense from 2001 and mostly
15 trips to Bangladesh thanks to interviews with Fazle Abed & friends 1 2 3 and young chinese scholars at his 80th birthday filled most gaps EconomistPoor.com .. Asia trips 1 to 51 india -1-3 1984-2004; indonesia 4-7 (1982-1994) ; singapore 8-10 (1982-1992) japan (11-17) 1985-2013; thailand (18.19) 1984-1995 ; malaysia (20-21) ; 1993 korea (22-23); 1990-2017 bangladesh (24-39) 2007-2018;
dubai (40,41) 2015,6; qatar(42) 2017; china (43-50) 2016-2019 hong kong 51 (1996) like 7 members of my scotttish family tree i have enjoyed the huge privilege of learning more about advancing the human lot from the two thirds who are asian than my own race caucasian