POP's Social Interactivism Tips
The social activism toolbox is your POP user’s guide. Here, we’ll share tips on how to navigate the site, take action on the causes that matter most to you and network with like-minded people who want to help change the course of history. We’ll show you how to create your own profile, join POP groups or start and lead your own group. and create activities to support your group. Also find out how you can empower the poorest of the poor and create sustainable growth in developing and developed countries by buying products in POP's fair trade marketplace.
Additionally, we’ll show you how to get news, blog and send us content you may wish to see us credit you for and publish, whether it’s news or opinion. Also included are contact lists for anyone at Power of Peace you may want to talk to.
To get started:
There are three easy ways to Explore, Learn and Act:
1. Set up your own POP profile. Based on your interests, POP will recommend groups to join and other POP activists for you to connect to. By joining the site, you will have access to all the content and you can start building your own Social Net Worth Index.
2. Explore the world through our Peace Navigator. Navigate by region, by initiative, by group or a combination of all. Discover the cultures of over 150 countries and find the social causes you are most passionate about.
3. Shop for change by visiting POP’s Fair Trade Global Marketplace and buy products that sustain community development in countries around the world. And dig even deeper into the fascinating diversity of cultures from around the globe by shopping POP's picks on books, music and movies.
Power of Peace is about action. Think of this as a place where you can help change the course of history. Once you have created your profile, you can either join existing groups or create your own. Collaborate with people who have the same interests, passions and goals as you and invite them and your own network to become part of your Social Interactivist group of friends.
The Social Net Worth Index allows you to measure the impact you are having. Points are earned automatically based on the actions you take here on the Power of Peace site and we will add points for actions that you take in the offline world, all you have to do is tell us about them.
Our 360 degree view of global content redefines how and where you receive and interact with global issues that are personally important to you. The Peace Navigator is fast and simple; just click on a country and immerse yourself in its history, culture, politics, and raw data. Educate yourself on the biggest issues specific to a region or those that are global in nature. Learn about which countries are the biggest abusers of Press Freedom; Women’s Rights; the Environment and more.
Our Fair Trade Global Marketplace includes fair trade and eco-conscious products that reflect the vitality of the land and the culture from which it comes. Fair trade is a holistic approach to trade and development that aims to alter the ways in which commerce is conducted, so that trade can empower the poorest of the poor and create sustainable growth in developing and developed countries.
Participate at whatever level you want – send flashlights to governments to shine a light on their corruption or join us in Africa to build water wells. It’s your call, your site. Discover your passion, Learn about it, then Act!