A crash course in changing the world.
After ten exciting and exploring weeks we have come to an end of EVOKEs´ Season 2. Now it is up to us to suggest challenges and social problems to face for Season 3.
For the next episode the topics should include beneath Food and Agriculture, the unanticipated impacts of the global financial crisis especially in those countries who suffers most of it.
The global financial crisis has led to an economic crisis which in turn has led to a human rights crisis. A report of Amnesty…
Posted on June 28, 2012 at 1:19pm
This week we had to investigate the five secrets of Crisis Communication. When it comes to a pandemic communication plays a decisive role to ensure public security. Therefore the Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard had prepared the five most important communication issues to handle such situations:
- Coming to Terms with Uncertainty
- Covering Risk
- Outbreak Communication
- Managing Panic in a Pandemic
- People’s reactions
In my opinion the issue to…
Posted on June 23, 2012 at 9:52pm
Posted on June 11, 2012 at 8:51pm
One of the biggest drivers of future crisis is known as the rapid growth of urban populations all over the world. Especially in developing countries this fast-paced trend will lead to urban slums. A studyof UN HABITAT estimates that by 2050, over 5 billion people will be living in cities, with an average of 30% living in slums. The development of slums is mostly accompanied by a lack access of clean water…Continue
Posted on June 8, 2012 at 5:43pm