27 Results Found for Media Literacy/Digital Literacy

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Young Pacific Leaders TechCamp

The United States (U.S.) Department of State, in partnership with Cultural Vistas, is pleased to announce the application launch for the 2022 Young Pacific Leaders (YPL) TechCamp for Climate Action. The TechCamp will take place October 29-31, 2022 in Auckland, New Zealand. The YPL TechCamp for Climate Action will bring young leaders from across the…

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TechCamp Addis Ababa

This TechCamp empowers media professionals to combat disinformation in Ethiopia marked by narratives of internal conflict and ethnic tensions. Through strengthening media literacy skills and responsible reporting acumen to conduct strong, creative, and effective reporting across diverse storytelling platforms participants will increase confidence in the capability to prevent the proliferation of misinformation through networks for…

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TechCamp San Salvador

Emerging leaders from El Salvador’s industry of content creators are prioritizing the development of El Salvador’s digital infrastructure as one of the most important factors driving economic growth and professional development. Tech4Leaders’ approach is to balance interest in attracting tourism and investment to El Salvador by amplifying creative media with the responsibility of ensuring citizens’…

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TechCamp Malaysia 2.0

TechCamp Malaysia 2.0

The overall rise of disinformation around the world limits the public’s access to unbiased and accurate information. Programs that help to counter disinformation in the media landscape will aid citizens in making better-informed decisions that contribute towards a healthier democracy in Malaysia. TechCamp Malaysia 2022 aims to do just that, by building the capacity of emerging…

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TechCamp Istanbul

The project will bring together game designers, developers, industry mentors, NGO representatives, and education specialists to produce technology solutions in the format of game prototypes and/or communication ideas which will tackle issues in three key areas: Media Literacy/Countering Disinformation, Women’s Empowerment & Gender Based Violence and Environment/Climate Change. The project will consist of two phases/components:…

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TechCamp Chile

” Combatiendo el Impacto de la Desinformación en los Procesos Electorales “ Chile has one of the most flourishing digital environments in Latin America. Surging social media, traditional news, radio and streaming of popular channels, Chileans are eagerly consuming their information in a purely digital way. However, the rising threat of disinformation has not metabolized…

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TechCamp Togo

TechCamp Togo: Promouvoir des Perspectives de Paix seeks to provide capacity-building for independent journalists and young community leaders; keep francophone coastal West Africa “free and open” by inculcating greater media literacy in the region and avoiding fake news to be drivers of violent extremism; and prepare a cadre of independent reporters across the region who…

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TechCamp Kosovo

TechCamp Kosovo will bring together 50 journalists and media professionals from the Balkans in Peja, Kosovo. This TechCamp aims to increase public confidence in free press and democratic institutions through tech tools and network-building among journalists. The goal is to build capacities among participants to detect fake news, fake accounts and counter disinformation on public…

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TechCamp Dili

Tackling disinformation and misinformation, and cultivating media literacy have emerged as a shared priority for both the United States and Timor-Leste.  TechCamp Dili’s approach to countering disinformation is to cultivate local voices that are capable of identifying and publicly challenging dis/misinformation in the local media landscape. TechCamp Dili will increase the digital capacity of established and aspiring journalists, media professionals, and…

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Malaysia

TechCamp Malaysia

The overall media landscape in Malaysia and the wider Southeast Asia region has seen a rise in internal and external disinformation. The extensive reach of social media, combined with the publication of clickbait news online along with a general lack of media literacy skills has increased the impact and difficulties posed by this challenge. To…