in the last century has progressed at an accelerating and alarming
rate and will continue to do so. It can either be used for the benefit
of all, or for commercial / military exploitation by a few, at the
detriment and possible total destruction of the environment and
remaining natural resources.
A loosely associated
group of various nationalities & technical backgrounds has evolved
over the last 20 years trying to address & focus on these issues.
This has led to establishing the UE,
to play a role in making sure significant technological breakthroughs
will be developed and utilized for the common good.
In the March
1st 1997 issue of the South China Morning Post there was a statement
by a person who had given several billion US dollars to charity,
"People of substantial
wealth potentially create problems for future generation unless
they accept responsibility to use their wealth during their lifetime
to help worthwhile causes."
does not only apply to wealthy people but to everyone. We can justify
our existence on this planet by trying to make it a better place
and it is our universal obligation to contribute or give something
Whether it is
in the form of labor, ingenuity, financial incentives, guidance,
leadership or influence is immaterial, seeing we all have different
talents & potentials. Sharing a portion of talent for the benefit
of the planet is an ideal to achieve.
in all countries are aware of the threats to survival of our planet,
its environment, natural resources, and its complex inter-related
Ideals put forward
by the Exchange are not new but common to people who as individuals
are not in positions to exert sufficient pressures for change.
The idea of
the Exchange is to bring about change by coordinated effort and
force on an irresistible scale.