Kindness is never enough. Kindness has the power to heal everything. In the last few decades, we have seen much destruction, and we need more people who are determined to bring positive change to the world. People who can influence and inspire the upcoming generation and turn their footsteps towards humanity.
Marking the impact and efforts of some great people, the Bi-Decadal Impact Gazette© of the 21st Century has named the ten most Impactful Persons of the Decade.
After a fair and unbiased selection process, the finalists were selected from 1.6 million contenders from all over the world irrespective of their religion, race, or nationality.
Top 10 ‘Personages of the Decade’ are announced officially by the 1st Bi-Decadal Impact Gazette© of the 21st Century and the people who are in The Decade’s Decisive ‘Top of the Top Ten’ are Bilquis Edhi, Yanghee Lee, and Stephen Soldz.
Bilquis Edhi, Yanghee Lee, and Stephen Soldz are awarded this title for their remarkable contribution and impact on the course of the first two decades of the new century and the new millennium as well.
Bilquis Edhi is a Pakistani philanthropist and a nurse. She is fondly known as ‘the mother of Pakistan’. Her charity runs many services for the welfare of people in Pakistan. She has been awarded Ramon Magsaysay Award for Public Service and Mother Teresa Memorial International Award for Social Justice.
Stephen Soldz, an ethicist, moralist, psychoanalyst, clinical psychologist, professor, and ‘anti-war crime’ activist is also the director of the Social Justice and Human Rights program at the Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis.
Prof. Yanghee Lee is an unsurpassed human rights rapporteur of the UN. She is a South Korean developmental psychologist and popular for her role in raising voice for Rohingyas in Burma, and other contributions to international human rights isssues.
The other Top 10 achievers in the list who have not topped the list, but their work has definitely left an impact on the world. The domino effect architects of the ‘Top-10’ of ‘Impact Hierarchy’ of the decade are:
● Dr. Fritjof Capra—Erudite, Theorist, Polymath, Scientist, Thinker (US)
● Dr. Muang Zarni— Human Rights Activist (Myanmar)
● Graca Machel—An Advocate of Women & Children Rights (Mozambique)
● Greta Thunberg— The Youngest Climate Activist (Sweden)
● Jacinda Ardern—40th Prime Minister of New Zealand (New Zealand)
● Kofi Annan— Former UN Sec. Gen (Ghana)
● Maggie Doyne—Founder of The BlinkNow Foundation (Nepal)
● Prof. Aurangzeb Hafi—Erudite, Polymath,Phenomenologist, Discoverer (Pakistan)
● Pushpa Basnet— Social Worker (Nepal)
● Tarana Burke—Hashtag(USA)
These top runners-up from the 20 finalists are mentioned here in the list.
● Ban Ki Moon—Former UN Sec. Gen (South Korea)
● Dr. Francois Englert— Scientist, Discoverer (Belgium)
● Dr. Neil Turok — Physicist, Theorist (South Africa)
● Dr. Peter Higgs— Scientist, Discoverer (United Kingdom)
● Engin Altan Duzyatan— Television Actor, World Celebrity (Turkey)
● Jon Kobat-Zinn—Mindfulness & Neuro-Sciences Theory (USA)
● Nitesh Jangir — Student, Inventor (India)
● Rayvon Stewart— Student, Inventor (Jamaica)
● Steve Brachman— Journalist (US)
● Takaaki Kajita & Arthur B. McDonald—Neutrino Oscillation (Japan & Canada)
In the category of literary works the top triarchy comprises:
● A Hard Look into the Genesis of Myanmar’s Genocide
● Behr-e-Sarab Dar Chashm-e-Aab
● Impact of War on Children
● IRT Model for Child Disability Prevention against Embryonic Iatrogenesis
● Magneto-Hydro-Tropism [MHT]
A perspective based audience poll on the global level was conducted for the selection of these finalists. They were selected on the impact they created on the world.
The voting was done by www.impacthallmarks.org in different sections and categories, which were based upon 20 themes and their corresponding impact values that were categorized by the “Bi-Decadal Impacts Gazette©” and the ‘Impact Hallmarks© [IH]’ that are chronicling the categorical enlistees of 1st of the 21st Century Gazette in London, UK.
The shortlisting process emphasizes certain personalities, objects, contributions, happenings, resolutions, movements, and events. Finalists got the chance to describe their own stories and achievements.