Are you a youth educator willing to take part in tackling fake news and disinformation? – Do you like to work in a collaborative and creative environment? Are you ready to exchange your knowledge and support young people in learning about fake news?
If your answer to these questions is YES, you are the right address – the one that will help you achieve your ambitions!
How will we do this?
We are organizing Europeans Against Fake News (EAF) event in Varazdin, Croatia, where we will bring together large number of young people and engage them in a discussion about fake news that are surrounding online sphere. Through the series of creative activities mixing methodology of living libraries and collaborative hackathons, we will work on enhancing their media literacy and inspiring critical thinking of young people in order to enable them to learn how to recognize, debunk and deconstruct fake news. These events will address fake news on 4 thematic units in which the majority of the fake news today is created:
1. Fundamental rights in the time of Covid-19
2. Climate cha(lle)nge
3. Migration: “Hometown of disinformation and populist campaigns”
4. Euroscepticism as a democratic barrier
BUT WE NEED YOUR SUPPORT!
If you decide to become part of our EAF team, we are offering you to:
learn new creative methodologies in working with young people,
exchange with youth educators from all across Europe,
meet with media experts from various fields who will bring fake news closer to young people,
establish wide network of partners and experts that will allow you to expand your work and enhance understanding of diverse national realities at the topic.