Are you sick and tired of people spreading false information on the topic in which you are an expert?
Do you want to actively contribute to the fight against fake news?
Are you ready to share your knowledge and help build the critical thinking skills of young people?
If your answer to these questions is YES, you are the right address – the one that will help you achieve your ambitions!
How we will 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 in addressing fake news,
meet and exchange with media experts and youth educators from all around Europe,
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.