Welcome to the new Assignment, this week you’ll become the leader of a fictional social organization tasked with solving a global issue. What world issue do you think could be solved and how?
You will write an essay addressing the following: Choose a Social, Political, Environmental, Equality, Poverty or Human Rights issue to have your fictional organization work to solve.
– Include a thesis statement: Stating the global issue and how the organizations/social movements involved in your research is actually solving it.
Paragraph 1- Describe what type of Social Movement/organization: Its it addressing a Deprivation in Society? Is it Resource Mobilization? Its it Mass Movement? Does it represent the concepts of Globalization? Does it practice non-violence?
Paragraph 2- Propose your research plan, stating the issue, the organization(s) currently solving the problem and their methods
Paragraph 3- Propose a theoretical model with which to approach the problem/solution. Contact the organizations media representative for more info on mission statements or goals for the organization that may have a model of how they work.
Paragraph 4- Propose field research, what is unknown about the issue, what needs to be understood better
Paragraph 5- Investigate sources of funding, compile an estimated budget, and describe how the funds will be used to carry out your task