Do you want to meet young people from all around Europe?
Are you ready to contribute to the implementation of an international youth event?
Would you like to help with the creation of escape game challenges that will inspire your fellow citizens to confront fake news?
If your answer to these questions is YES, you are the right place!
We are organizing Europeans Against Fake News (EAF) event in Thessaloniki, Greece, 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 workshops, 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 topics 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!
Volunteers will have a key role in implementation of this event! Once selected, you will be actively engaged into preparation, support and realization of the EAF event, having opportunity to:
learn about fake news and how to work with young people in empowering their media literacy and critical thinking,
meet with young people from all across Europe and make new friendships,
participate in developing creative forms of youth expression such are escape game challenges critically addressing fake news,
improve your skills in organizing fun and attractive international events.