A crash course in changing the world.
EVOKE was developed by the World Bank Institute in the year 2010. It was created by Alchemy. The goal of the social network game is to help empower young people all over the world , and especially young people in Africa, to come up with creative solutions to our most urgent social problems. The first people who played the game was on March 3, 2010. The EVOKE network has three stages: LEARN, ACT,and IMAGINE. That is, you need to learn about a given crisis, take corresponding actions…Continue
Posted on May 18, 2010 at 8:34pm
URGENT EVOKE : Marriage Crisis.
We reconciled marriages. Now it's your turn. At least one million couples are divorce each day.
This week : Take action to help re-unite at least one of those couples.
LEARN During a divorce, children security is vital. Many a times, the children are either entrusted to the father , or to the mother depending on the…Continue
Posted on May 18, 2010 at 7:00pm
Posted on May 18, 2010 at 6:23pm
Peter Sandman , an expert in risk communication explains why risk truly has two elements - hazard and outrage - and why understanding them both is crucial to crisis communication as well as pandemic journalism.
He said that : Risk = hazard + outrage.
That is, the risk that kills people and the risk that upset people are completely different. If you know a risk is deadly, that tells you almost nothing about whether it is upsetting. If…Continue
Posted on May 18, 2010 at 6:00pm