writing letters to governments, organizations, and companies;
growing trees and other plants;
reducing use of paper, energy, and containers;
reusing materials such as glass jars;
recycling materials and buying recycled materials, such as recycled paper;
educating others and taking part in campaigns to persuade others to participate in environmentally friendly actions;
r aising funds for environmental causes; and boycotting environmentally unfriendly products, such as those made from endangered species, and instead buying environmentally friendly products, e.g., refrigerators that do not use ozone-depleting chemicals.
a free social networking & microblogging service
Twitter Contributes to Globalization
A real-time communication network
In Iran, protesters used the social-networking tool Twitter to communicate with the outside world when journalists’ access was restricted.
T weeters reported the events.
P ower of a new type of CNN – a Citizen News Network.
The tragedy of Neda, the young Iranian woman whose death by gunshot during a peaceful protest posted on YouTube.
The #Neda tag in Twitter stays among the top trending topics : a symbolic vehicle for ordinary people to express their political passions.
“ Absolutely horrifying,” goes one Twitter message.
Another states: “In Memory of Neda. You did not die in vain.”
P ower of the web and of the people ;
w eb power is people power .
O nline protests about the “Green Dam” software in China .
P ower of the Internet !
Sample ICT task
Create a poster in pairs using http:// edu. glogster . com/
On one of these topics:
"If something needs doing, then do something about it. Don't just hope that someone else will. What is everyone's business also has to be someone's business".